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DetailsPalace Of AssassinsLeper. Murderer. Hero. The battle of Kurukshetra has come to its catastrophic end after eighteen long days. As Ashwatthama, the lone survivor of the Kaurava camp, slowly regains consciousness, he realizes, to his horror, that he has been condemned to a life of immortality and leprosy by Krishna, the mastermind behind his opponents’ victory.Burning with hatred for the Pandavas for killing his friend Duryodhana and stricken with anger at his own fate, he vows to seek revenge. When he hears of an infallible gemstone that promises to restore his mortality and cure his leprosy – and allows him to exact vengeance – he is determined to go to any length to acquire it. But he finds himself facing an impossible choice, for his quest could result in the death of the woman he loves.An exhilarating tale of passion and redemption, Palace of Assassins masterfully recasts the events in the aftermath of the great war and presents Ashwatthama, one of the most misunderstood characters of the Mahabharata, in a whole new light.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Aditya Iyengar is the author of The Thirteenth Day, a retelling of the life of Abhimanyu. He lives in Mumbai.
SKU Code PRK B 2877 Weight in Kg 0.2900 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789351950820 Author Name Aditya Iyengar Publisher Name Hachette India