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  • Title: The Man Eater Of Punanai: A Journey Of Discovery To The Jungles Of Old Ceylon
  • Author: Christopher Ondaatje
  • ISBN: 9780002157476
  • Page: 232
  • Format: Hardcover

  • He is a highly successful financier, controversial, even enigmatic He has an obsessive curiosity to challenge the unknown, to know the impossible Most of all, he has an unwavering passion to reach out and understand This is the Christopher Ondaatje of The Man Eater of Punanai It is a story of painful confrontation, of a son returning to his Sri Lankan birthplace, driveHe is a highly successful financier, controversial, even enigmatic He has an obsessive curiosity to challenge the unknown, to know the impossible Most of all, he has an unwavering passion to reach out and understand This is the Christopher Ondaatje of The Man Eater of Punanai It is a story of painful confrontation, of a son returning to his Sri Lankan birthplace, driven to meet with the ghost of a charismatic but tyrannical father It is also Ondaatje s personal confrontation with a legend, as he revisits the tiny village of Punanai, where a man eating leopard once devoured than twenty people in a reign of blood thirsty terror.More than 100 full color photographs capture all of the exotic drama of Sri Lanka its rich history and its tragic civil war.The Man Eater of Punanai is a remarkable book, the story of a maws journey through a kaleidoscope of sunshine and shadows, past and present As John Fraser, editor of Saturday Night, succinctly says This book will surprise everyone, from Bay Street through to the Canadian literary community.
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    Commentaires:

    Ryan
    A short memoir of the author's journey of self discovery back in the country of his childhood after an absence of decades. Ostensibly its about his obsession with investigating the man-eater of the title, but its also about the closure he sought by revisiting his family history and coming to terms with his father's financial and personal ruin and its impact on the rest of the family. The book paints a brief portrait of Sri Lanka in the midst of its civil war, a land of beauty both natural and ma [...]

    Peter
    Christopher Ondaatje is as fascinated by his back story as any us and even more as a man sent out from his homeland at a tender age to make the family's fortune. Task accomplished and a success in both England and Canada, and the bank-roller of the family at large, Christopher Ondaatje indulges his mid-life crisis by investigating who he is and where he is from. It is a fascinating tale of British colonialism and the people of Ceylon.

    Mhbright
    More informative about Sri Lanka than his brother's Running in the Family.

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