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August 4th, 2006

Books & Magazines: Stairway to heaven

Abstract:
The Fountains of Paradise, by Arthur C Clarke: What is it about?

It begins with the story of a legendary King in the land of Taprobane (the ancient name for Sri Lanka). Kalidasa, who was born to his father’s favourite concubine, has managed to wrest control of the kingdom from his brother, the legitimate Crown Prince.

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