I recommend this book and anxiously await the next book in the trilogy.
This book is for adults and will interest those who love a good mystery and the well researched detailing of a historical fiction.
The characters in this novel are well-developed, and although the plot is complicated the story is believable.
From the first pages of this magnificent novel, which gifted Waheed Rabbani begins at the portals of the historic Lady Dufferin Hospital in Delhi in 1965, to the dark and hidden... Read morePublished 4 months ago by I. O. Balthasar Fosco
Just finished reading this book by Waheed Rabbani. Could not put it down! It grabbed my attention right from the start. Read morePublished 9 months ago by wayne croning
EDIT: This author has repeatedly harassed, belittled, and criticized me for the contents of my review in email, despite my insistence that this is my opinion. Be warned. Read morePublished on July 2, 2012 by Jacob's Beloved
One of life's most wonderful pleasures is to read a masterfully written literary treasure that transcends your world while inspiring you to enrich your own life. Read morePublished on June 22, 2012 by Peter Thomas Senese - Author.
The first part of the Azadi Trilogy begins in India in 1965. An old sea chest has been discovered in the hospital where Dr Wallidad Sharif is spending a year away from his... Read morePublished on November 12, 2011 by Stephen Broderick
This is historical fiction which has a truly astonishing wealth of detail and a very strong sense of place. Read morePublished on June 8, 2011 by Joseph King
I just finished "Doctor Margaret's Sea Chest", a novel by Waheed Rabbani. It's an interesting story about a young female doctor's life in the 1800's, told through her diaries. Read morePublished on February 4, 2011 by Farzana Doctor
Nearing the end of his medical stay in Delhi in the 1960's, soon to return to America, Dr. Sharif is approached by hospital staff to return an old sea chest that has been left... Read morePublished on October 3, 2010 by EO
This is an interesting historical read. We follow Margaret through many twists and turns in her goals to not just be the same as every other female in the 1800s. Read morePublished on September 1, 2010 by D. Blackwood