ANANT SAMANT AIWA MARU

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AIWA MARU

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Anant Samant was born on 12 August 1952 in Arnala, a tiny village near Mumbai. After completing high school he got a diploma in H.M.C.T from I.C.T.A.N, Mumbai. He worked in various hotels and M.T.D.C. He joined the Merchant Navy, worked as a Chief Steward and Navigating Officer on tankers, container carriers, bulk carriers, live stock carriers, cargo vessels. His literature shocked Marathi readers with its bold style and the never-seen-before world it invoked. His first novel M. T. Aiwa Maru was like a fresh wind gushing in to feed the hunger of younger generations. It was immensely acclaimed and won many prizes too. Even after twenty years it is a bestseller and the only novel of its kind in Marathi literature. Anant Samant has won the Maharashtra Rajya Puraskar four times, the Maharashtra Sahitya Parishad thrice, as well as the Yashwantrao Chavan Mukta Vidyapith, the Mumbai Marathi Patrakar Sangh and Na. Si. Phadke Puraskar, among many others.

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Book Description Penguin Books India, 2015. Softcover. Book Condition: New. A young Indian seaman sets out on a hazardous voyage from Hong Kong aboard the M. T. Aiwa Maru - A blacklisted vessel that has been banned from sailing. Although wary of the risks involved in his new assignment, Anant is mesmerized by the ship. But the terrors of the open sea are not the only perils that beset the multiracial crew of the Aiwa Maru. With the arrival of the second engineer`s beautiful young wife Ujjwala, Anant finds himself irresistibly drawn to her even as matters aboard this bewitching vessel spin dangerously out of control. A cult novel in the original Marathi, Aiwa Maru is a dark and thrilling tale of passion, greed, obsession and adventure. Printed Pages: 340. Bookseller Inventory # 102900

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Book Description Penguin Books India, 2015. Softcover. Book Condition: New. A young Indian seaman sets out on a hazardous voyage from Hong Kong aboard the M. T. Aiwa Maru - A blacklisted vessel that has been banned from sailing. Although wary of the risks involved in his new assignment, Anant is mesmerized by the ship. But the terrors of the open sea are not the only perils that beset the multiracial crew of the Aiwa Maru. With the arrival of the second engineer`s beautiful young wife Ujjwala, Anant finds himself irresistibly drawn to her even as matters aboard this bewitching vessel spin dangerously out of control. A cult novel in the original Marathi, Aiwa Maru is a dark and thrilling tale of passion, greed, obsession and adventure. Printed Pages: 340. Bookseller Inventory # 102900

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