History & Politics

Lives Of The Indian Princes

In this book an attempt has been made to show princely India as it appeared to some of those who lived and worked within the confines of the Indian States. Texts are drawn entirely from the sopken recollections of eye-witnesses, including a number of ex-ru ...

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The Maharajas Of India

Contents: Acknowledgements Introduction Map Highness Has No Power A Beastly People He Simple Fell in Love with Her As plentiful as Blackberries Who is Baby jesus A fine collection of women Learning to Sign Cheques Romance Couds your judgement Giddy Ababndo ...

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Plain Tales From The Raj

The Raj was, for two hundred years, the jewel in the British imperial crown. Although founded on military expansionism and undoubted exploitation, it developed over the centuries into what has been called 'benign autocracy'- the government of man ...

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In Light Of India

In 1951 Octavio Paz travelled to India to serve briefly as an attache in the Mexican Embassy. Eleven years later, he returned as Mexico’s ambassador in which capacity he served for six years. In Light of India is Paz’s celebration of this country and his m ...

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The Men Who Ruled India

The man who ruled India is a masterly distillation of Philip Mason's two classics, The Founders and The Guardians which were written soon after British withdrawal from the sub-continent, when the sight and sound and smells of an area the size of Europ ...

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India A Concise History

default1.jpg Francis Watson SKU: EBK0000498 9780500283738 Thames And Hudson Price: Rs 74,921.00 Paperback Out of stock Request a copy ...

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Punjabi Saga 1857-2000

default1.jpg Prakash Tandon SKU: EBK0000503 9788171675067 Rupa and Co Price: Rs 695.00 Paperback Quantity: * ...

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Raj The Making Of British India

This is the brilliantly told story of one of the wonders of the modern world- how in less than a hundred years the British made themselves masters of India. They ruled it for another hundred, departing in 1947, leaving behind the independent states of Indi ...

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The World Of Fatwas

Why women are "The greatest affliction", "Majority in hell"/ The powers a husband has over his wives/ Why believers must put on non-believers down, why they must put them them out/ Why slaughtering cows is "A great Islamic Act" ...

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Lahore 1947

AHMAD SALIM is a well-known Punjabi poet and writer across the borders. He was Punjabi language instructor at Singh University, teacher in ethical behavior at NED University Karachi, visiting scholar at National Institute of Historical and Cultural Researc ...

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