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A meeting by the river.
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New York : Simon and Schuster, [1967].
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191 pages ; 21 cm.
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Fiction Isherwood, C
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Two English brothers meet, after a long separation, in India. Oliver, the idealistic younger brother, prepares to take his final vows as a Hindu monk. Patrick, a successful publisher with a wife and children in London and a male lover in California, has publicly admired his brother's convictions while privately criticizing his choices.

First published in 1967, A Meeting by the River delicately depicts the complexity of sibling relationships -- the resentment and competitiveness as well as the love and respect. Ultimately, the brothers' exposure to each other's differences deepens their awareness of themselves. In A Meeting by the River, Christopher Isherwood dramatizes the conflict between sexuality and spirituality that inspired his late writings.

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9780816633685
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APA Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, C. (1967). A meeting by the river. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986. 1967. A Meeting By the River. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986, A Meeting By the River. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1967.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Isherwood, Christopher. A Meeting By the River. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1967. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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