The Rotting Pinecones

The Rotting Pinecones : A Himalayan Story

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1905. A young boy, of the Untouchable caste, tries to reconcile himself to the daily acts of injustice and persecution in a small, isolated Himalayan village in colonial India. When a man-eating tiger strikes terror in the region, the old social structures in the village break down. The boy finds his identity but it comes at a terrible cost.show more

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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 1.52mm | 86.18g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507593112
  • 9781507593110

About Thomas Jacob

Thomas Jacob is an award winning Indian writer and director. His films and documentaries have been screened at festivals worldwide, including the Berlin International Film Festival. His work explores questions of identity, transformation and conflict in India's rapidly changing cultural and social milieu. He stays in Mumbai.show more

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