Deborah Baker

Deborah Baker is a biographer and essayist. Her books include In Extremis: A Life of Laura Riding and A Blue Hand: The Beats in India. "Bengali Baboo" is excerpted from The Last Englishmen: Love, War, and The End of Empire.
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Bengali Baboo

Deborah Baker
July 1, 2018