The Ruins of War and Colonialism in Amitav Ghosh’s ‘The Glass Palace’

The Glass Palace (novel, 2000) by Amitav Ghosh, offers a detailed critique on the effects of war and colonialism. Spanning across three countries and three generations, the book delves into the personal lives of Ghosh’s characters, intermingled with a sense of love along with the journey of life. This aura is much too often broken…