The Truth

The Truth

Book - 2013
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"Keith Mabbut is at a crossroads in his life. A professional writer of some repute, he has reached the age of fifty-six with nothing resembling the success of his two great literary heroes, George Orwell and Albert Camus. When he is offered the opportunity of a lifetime-- to write the biography of the elusive Hamish Melville, a widely respected and highly influential activist and humanitarian-- he seizes the chance to write something meaningful. His search to find out the real story behind the legend takes Mabbut to the lush landscapes and environmental hotspots of India. The more he discovers about Melville, the more he admires him-- and the more he connects with an idealist who wanted to make a difference. But is his quarry really who he claims to be? As Keith discovers, the truth can be whatever we make it" -- from publisher's web site.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2013, c2012
Edition: First U.S. Edition
ISBN: 9781250028242
1250028248
Characteristics: 261 pages ; 25 cm

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kwa108
Jun 02, 2015

Journalist tracks down mysterious, charismatic eco-activist to write a book. Finds out the whole story with many twists and turns. They become friends along the way, influence each other in life-changing ways.

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philbrown
Oct 06, 2012

Great story!

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