This book is a creative abridgement of the four volumes of Harivansh Rai Bachchans autobiography translated into English. In his brilliant translation, Rupert Snell has succeeded in communicating the power and intensity that made the original work a classic in the genre of autobiographical writing in India.
Intensely personal memoirs spanning several generations. Traces the history of Bachchans forefathers. Includes the meteoric rise of Amitabh Bachchan in the world of Hindi cinema.