No Heaven for Gunga Din, by Mirdrekvandi, Ali

In order to put the novella No Heaven for Gunga Din: Consisting of the British and American Officers Handbook, by Ali Mirkrekvanki Gunga Din into perspective, its probably important to know what Kipling was trying to do with his poem Gunga Din. This novella, whose provenance is none too clear, seems to me to be an attempt to magnify the irony of Kipling's work from the corporeal to the heavenly. It makes its point, but not in a novel way, and barely legibly. Two out of five stars.

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