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100 SIGNIFICANT PRE-INDEPENDENCE SPEECHES by H. D. Ed, Sharma

100 SIGNIFICANT PRE-INDEPENDENCE...

Collection of major speeches by British officers, primarily Indian politicians and intellectuals. useful reference. Specifications of 100 SIGNIFICANT PRE-INDEPENDENCE SPEECHES 1858-1947-PB (Paperback). BOOK DETAILS Publisher RUPA PUBLICATIONS INDIA PVT LTD. Publication Year 2007-02-02 ISBN-13 9788129109927 ISBN-10 8129109921 Binding Paperback Number of Pages 439 Pages FOR DELIVERY ALL OVER THE WORLD FREE Archies Greeting Card FREE shipping in India only Nicely packed in a gift box ...
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1857:The Oral Tradition by Pankaj Raj

1857:The Oral Tradition by Pankaj Raj

1857: The Oral Tradition is a unique work, largely using the sources of oral history in various parts of the country to reconstruct aspects of the great uprising of 1857. Through an exploration and analysis of folk songs, folk takes and contemporary regional literature, it examines the contours of the massive revolt in parts of Bihar, eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bundelkhand, the tribal areas of Madhya Pradesh and Awadh. Specifications of 1857:The Oral Tradition (Hardcover) BOOK DETAILS Publisher...
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A History Of The Sikhs by Khushwant Singh

A History Of The Sikhs by Khushwant...

A History Of The Sikhs 1839-2004 (Volume - 2), written by Khushwant Singh, was published in 2004 by Oxford University Press. This book chronicles the history of the Sikhs from the year 1839 to to the year 2004. The Sikhs are a martial tribe and have a glorious history of displaying courage and valor. This book covers a crucial period in Sikh history - a period that starts with the state of the Sikh Kingdom after the death of their charismatic leader, Maharajah Ranjit Singh. The book then covers...
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Alberuni's India by C.Sachau Dr. Edward

Alberuni's India by C.Sachau Dr. Edward

A two-volume annotated translation, published in 1887-8, of the work on early medieval Indian life by Muslim polymath Alberuni. Specifications of Alberuni's India (Paperback) BOOK DETAILS Publisher RUPA PUBLICATIONS INDIA PVT LTD. Publication Year 20120524 ISBN-13 9781108047203 ISBN-10 1108047203 Binding Paperback Number of Pages 00440 Pages FOR DELIVERY ALL OVER THE WORLD FREE Archies Greeting Card FREE shipping in India only Nicely packed in a gift box Delivery within 2-5 working days...
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Beloved Of The Gods by E S Modak

Beloved Of The Gods by E S Modak

Story of Ashoka The Great, 1/e PB . Specifications of Beloved Of The Gods : Story of Ashoka The Great, 1/e PB (Paperback). Publisher RUPA PUBLICATIONS INDIA PVT LTD. Publication Year ISBN-13 9788129116307 ISBN-10 8129116308 Binding Paperback Number of Pages FOR DELIVERY ALL OVER THE WORLD FREE Archies Greeting Card FREE shipping in India only Nicely packed in a gift box Delivery within 2-5 working days in India Delivery within 3-10 working days outside India
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Echoes from Old Calcutta by H. E. Busteed

Echoes from Old Calcutta by H. E....

In this book the author has touched upon various aspects of Calcutta of the late 18th century and 19th century. With old and forgotten sources the author has drawn upon them some account of the by gone times and celebrities of Calcutta with the view of putting it into an accessible form, unencumbered with details and suitable fir the general reader. The subjects dealt with are historically associated with the city. The contents included the black hole; imprisonment in the black hole; Philip...
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HINDOOSTAN by Frederic Shoberi

HINDOOSTAN by Frederic Shoberi

Hindoostan is a major contribution to the study of the encounter between Europeans and non-Europeans in the early colonial period. It is an in-depth analysis of Hindu society, politics and religion, it offers a detailed and systematic study of character, manners, habits and costumes of the Hindu way of life as the author encountered. It is futher embellished by the presence of upwards of one hundred coloured engravings dating back to the year 1822. It records a description of the people of...
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Hindu World by Benjamin Walker

Hindu World by Benjamin Walker

Never before has the fabulous world of Hinduism been dealt within its entirety in a single work. This book presents the vast pageant of India in all its teeming variety. It is the first general encyclopaedia of Hinduism covering every major aspect of Hindu life and thought, embodying the results of recent scholarship, yet not ignoring the traditional point of view. Of absorbing interest, it will be found to contain a wealth of information not readily available to the general reader. It is...
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Historic Lucknow by Sidney Hay

Historic Lucknow by Sidney Hay

A very easy and informative account to the history of Lucknow. The book has 2 aspects one is that it offers a short sketch of the various rulers of Lucknow from Saadat Khan (1732-1739) to Wajid Ali Shah (1847-1856). The book then proceeds to describe the famous landmarks of this wonderful city; in all 35 edifices are described, among them are the Residency, the Alam Bagh, the bridges of Lucknow, Dilkusha Palace, Hazratganj, Machhi Bhawan, Rumi Darwaza the Sher Darwaza etc… The description are...
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History of Hindi Literature by F. E. Keay

History of Hindi Literature by F. E....

The purpose of this book is to provide a clear and crisp account of the evolution of Hindi literature. It starts with a chapter on the hindi language and general survey of hindi literature. It begins it contents with the early bardic chronicles (1150-1400), the Bhakti poets (1400-1550), the influence of the mugal court on the literature 1550-1800, the successors of kabir 1550-1800, the cult of Krishna (1550-1800) Bardic and other literature (1550-1880) the modern period 1800- . The book ends by...
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Indian Politics by C. Y. Chintamani

Indian Politics by C. Y. Chintamani

Invited by the distinguished Vice Chancellor, S Radhakrishnan, Chief Editor of the Leader, C Y Chintamani delivered a series of lectures in Andhra University in 1935. Slated to be held over three days, the lecture on 'Indian Politics Since the Mutiny', spilled over to four! The seven-hour lecture traced the 'development of public life and political ideas and institutions' of India from 1858 to 1935 - a mammoth attempt, which attracted mass appeal. The book reproduces text of this lecture, which...
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MARVELS OF INDIAN IRON by R Balasubramaniam

MARVELS OF INDIAN IRON by R...

The book highlights the glorious tradition of iron making in India by describing the marvelous creations of Indian blacksmiths through the ages. The marvels provide concrete evidence of the exalted status of India’s metallurgical knowledge in ancient and medieval times. Some basic ideas of ancient Indian iron metallurgy are presented in the first chapter. The book then deals with massive iron objects, with special reference to pillars and beams. The most famous example example is the Delhi...
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ON THE SALT MARCH by Thomas Weber

ON THE SALT MARCH by Thomas Weber

This book provides the definitive account of the most celebrated campaign of history's most important nonviolent campaigner. Gandhi's 1930 Salt March to the seaside village of Dandi, and the following Civil Disobedience of the British Empire, are among the most significant events in contemporary Indian political history, yet precious little has been written about the actual March itself. The published texts generally confine themselves to a few paragraphs reporting that on 12 March Gandhi and...
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THE ARMIES OF INDIA by G. F. Macmunn

THE ARMIES OF INDIA by G. F. Macmunn

Divergent and variegated in many respects were the numerous races that were enlisted into our Indian Army till the first decade of the last century and from which our present day army derives its colour and variety of uniformed men and their respective regiments. These military races were different in creed, in customs, in temperament and in traditions. This book deals with the erstwhile Armies of India from the army of the East India Company to the Indian Armies under the Crown to the Military...
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The Forgotten Army by Peter Ward Fay

The Forgotten Army by Peter Ward Fay

The last days of the Raj bring to mind Gandhi's nonviolence and Nehru's diplomacy. These associations obscure another reality: that an army of Indian men and women tried to throw the British off the subcontinent. Now The Forgotten Army brings to life for the first time the story of how Subhas Chandra Bose, a charismatic Bengali, attempted to liberate India with an army of former British Indian soldiers - the Indian National Army (INA). The story begins with the British Indian Army fighting a...
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The Great Glory Sikhism by Sandeep Goswami

The Great Glory Sikhism by Sandeep...

The sikh - righteous warriors, devour pilgrims and humble servants of their Wahe Guru. They rise head and shoulders above all by their enterprise, integrity and high spirits and stand united as a brotherhood of pure and the virtuous. This book is a tribute to all Sikhs who people his glorious faith. Adorned by Malkiat Singh's photography that captures the true essence of the Sikh community in each frame and supported by Sndeep Goswami's evocative words, the book reverse this great covenant of...
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THE MEN WHO RULED by Philip Mason

THE MEN WHO RULED by Philip Mason

The Men Who Ruled India depicts an India as seen from the eyes of the British. It is written in two volumes, The Founders in 1953 and The Guardians in 1954. The first volume takes the reader till the Great Indian Mutiny and volume two is the journey till Independence. It gives an overview of all the important events that occurred during the British Raj in India, laying stress on their analysis of how those on the ruling side dealt with them. It gives an insight into the lives of these men, who...
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The Royal Rajputs by Manoshi Bhattacharya

The Royal Rajputs by Manoshi...

For centuries, the tale of the Rajputs had been locked away in the custody of the Bhats (hereditary priests) while ballads sung by the charuns (bards) offered but a tantalising view of a veiled world driven by honour and passion. Researching the land and its people yielded a bounty of surprising secrets. From the swashbuckling tales of gallantry and romance emerged the historical account of the men and women who call themselves the descendants of kings. The Royal RajputsStrange Tales & Stranger...
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