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The Mahabharata

(1978)
A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic
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Growing from an oral tradition of ballads based on historic events in India, the Mahabharata was passed down and extended through the centuries, becoming the longest poem ever written. R. K. Narayan provides a superb rendition in an abbreviated and elegant retelling of this great epic.


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July 1987 : Hardback

Title: Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 817094001X / 978-8170940012
Publisher: Vision Books Pvt Ltd
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November 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-434-49603-0 / 978-0-434-49603-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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March 1978 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-670-45085-5 / 978-0-670-45085-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking
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Paperback Editions

December 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-226-05165-X / 978-0-226-05165-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
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March 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata (Penguin Modern Classics)
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-14-118500-7 / 978-0-14-118500-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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June 1998 : Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 8170943043 / 978-8170943044
Publisher: South Asia Books
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July 2006 : Paperback
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Title: Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 8472455394 / 978-8472455399
Publisher: Editorial Kairos
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June 2001 : Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 8170944937 / 978-8170944935
Publisher: Vision Books Pvt.Ltd
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October 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-226-56822-9 / 978-0-226-56822-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
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February 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 0-7493-0534-7 / 978-0-7493-0534-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mandarin
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June 1989 : Paperback
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Title: The Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 8170942454 / 978-8170942450
Publisher: South Asia Books
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November 1987 : Paperback
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Title: Mahabharata
Author(s): R K Narayan
ISBN: 8170940079 / 978-8170940074
Publisher: South Asia Books
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Kindle Editions

February 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Mahabharata: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic
Author(s): R K Narayan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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March 2001 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Mahabharata (Penguin Modern Classics)
Author(s): R K Narayan
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK