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Theroux, Paul

Syllabification: The·roux, Paul
Pronunciation: /THəˈro͞o/

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Definition of Theroux, Paul in English:

( 1941-), US writer. His fiction includes The Mosquito Coast (1982), My Other Life (1996), and Kowloon Tong (1997). His nonfiction travel books include The Great Railway Bazaar (1975), The Pillars of Hercules (1995), and Ghost Train to the Eastern Star (2008).

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