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Shame

Salman Rushdie

The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie's phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is "not quite Pakistan." In this dazzling tale of an ongoing duel between the families of two men-one a celebrated wager of war, the other a debauched lover of pleasure-Rushdie brilliantly portrays a world caught between honor and humiliation-"shamelessness, shame: the roots of violence." Shame is an astonishing story that grows more timely by the day.

The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie's phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is "not quite Pakistan." In this dazzling tale of an ongoing duel between the families of two men-one a celebrated wager of war, the other a debauched lover of pleasure-Rushdie brilliantly portrays a world caught between honor and humiliation-"shamelessness, shame: the roots of violence." Shame is an astonishing story that grows more timely by the day.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie's phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is "not quite Pakistan." In this dazzling tale of an ongoing duel between the families of two men-one a celebrated wager of war, the other a debauched lover of pleasure-Rushdie brilliantly portrays a world caught between honor and humiliation-"shamelessness, shame: the roots of violence." Shame is an astonishing story that grows more timely by the day.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jefferson Mays

Length:

11h 49m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

37:45


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

47:33


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

32:23


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

34:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

51:27


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

57:43


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

42:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

41:05


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

51:13


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

23:25


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

54:58


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

51:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

12:06


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

50:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

53:19


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:13


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

50:02


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:56


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:27