Sea of Poppies Summary
Amitav Ghosh

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Sea of Poppies Overview

Amitav Gosh’s Sea of Poppies, the first novel in his adventurous historical fiction trilogy, follows the intertwining lives of an unlikely crew as fate brings them towards the same destination: the Ibis. Faced with turbulent waters, both literal and metaphorical, those aboard the Ibis do what it takes to survive the voyage across the Indian Ocean just before the onset of The Opium Wars.

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