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18901 Mahomed Kasim Ferishta
History of the Rise of the Mahomedan Power in India: Till the Year A.D. 1612, Volume 3
Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8126921021; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 365. 111361

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18902 Mahomed Kasim Ferishta
History of the Rise of the Mahomedan Power in India: Till the Year A.D. 1612, Volume 1
Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8126921005; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 453. 111359

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18903 Mahomed Kasim Ferishta
History of the Rise of the Mahomedan Power in India: Till the Year A.D. 1612, Volume 2
Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8126921013; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 392. 111360

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18904 Mahomed Kasim Ferishta; Translated from the Original Persian By John Briggs
History of the Rise of Mahomedan Power in India till the Year A.D. 1612, 4 Vols.
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1981; 8170691222; Reprint; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Mahomed Kasim Shah Ferishta, a Persian historian was born at Astrabad on the borders of Caspian Sea in 1570 AD. He came to Bijapur in 1589 and spent remainder of his life under the immediate protection of Ibrahim Adil Shah II, who commissioned him to write the general history of the Mahomedans in India. Ferishta presented the first draft of his history to Ibrahim Adil Shah in 1606 AD and spent the rest of his life in revising it. In the introduction of his work he gave a summary of the Mahomedan Conquest, and also of the Arab conquest of the Indian Borderlands, Ferishta is reputed as one of the most trustworthy of oriental historians. His work has come to be regarded as a classic and still maintains a high place as an authority. The author, Ferishta is more divested to the feel of massacres of the defenceless Hindus than any other author of his own religious creed. Ferishta has brought more brightness to the general history of the Mahomedans in India. The date of his death is altogether unknown. Briggs supposes that it occurred in 1612 AD making him only forty one years of age. Printed Pages: 1588. 032973

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18905 Mahua Sarkar
Visible Histories, Disappearing Women: Producing Muslim Womanhood in Late Colonial Bengal
Zubaan; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8189884433; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 145 x 220 Mm 
Printed Pages: 349. 024979

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18906 Mahuya Bandyopadhyay
Everyday Life in Prison: Confinement, Surveillance, Resistance
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 812503692X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 354. 031473

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18907 Mahuya Bandyopadhyay
Everyday Life in a Prison: Confinementt, Surveillance, Resistance
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8125038337; Hardcover; New; New; 
Based on intensive fieldwork in a central prison in Kolkata, this book succinctly addresses issues in the sociology of institutions and organisations. It demystifies the image of the prison as an presenting a close understanding of lives and practices within its four walls. The book finds answers to such questions as: Is the prison a negative space? Does meaningful life cease to exist in a prison? Are there aspects of life of which prisoners are unable to make sense? What does the construction of meaningful worlds mean for organisational practice and goals? How do everyday life, organisational practice and goals interact, and what are the implications of this interaction for the nature of the organisation and the quality of prison life? The author thus constructs the prison as a space where inmates make meaningful social worlds that emerge out of despair.Printed Pages: 354. 101782

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18908 Mahuya Bandyopadhyay & Ritambhara Hebbar (Eds)
Towards a new sociology in india
Kaveri Book Service; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8125062742; Hardcover; New; New; 
Contents: 1. Is there a new sociology in India? Reflections on altered realities, new field sites and methodological challenges/Ritambhara Hebbar and Mahuya Bandyopadhyay. 2. Muslim mothers in the times of terror/Rumman Hameed. 3. The gift of Guru Ki Maseet: Celebrating the exemplary on the frontier of social sciences/Savyasaachi. 4. Reflections on defence and security analyses in India/S. M. Faizan Ahmed. 5. Studying laboratories: a sociological inquiry of research practices in genetics/Subhadeepta Ray. 6. Understanding the social in the making of the moving image/Rokhsar Vakharia. 7. Knowing and representation: unravelling contexts through images and conversations/ Subhashim Goswami. Index. Printed Pages: 276. 111107

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18909 Mahuya Roy Karmakar
Conflict and Human Rights: Role of Womens Organisations in North East India
Akansha Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8183703836; Hardcover; New; New; 
110167

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18910 Mai Yamani
Cradle of Islam: The Hijaz and the Quest for an Arabian Identity
I.B. Tauris; London, UK; 2006; 1850437106; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 238. 036449

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18911 Maidul Islam
Limits of Islamism: Jamaat-e-Islami in Contemporary India and Bangladesh
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2015; 1107080266; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book focuses on Islamism as a political ideology by taking up the case of Jamaat-e-Islami in contemporary India and Bangladesh. It probes at whether Islamism can articulate a politics of alternative in a world marked by capitalist globalization and neoliberal consensus; what happens to the promise and goal of Islamism in providing an alternative to capitalism after the failure of twentieth-century socialism; and if a religious ideology like Islamism can represent a politics of social transformation or can it only limit itself as a peculiar politics of resistance and critique to neoliberal capitalism. This book addresses how in a contemporary globalized world Islamists construct an antagonistic frontier and try to mobilize people behind the political project of Islamism. It deals with the Islamist critique of neoliberal economic policies and ?western cultural globalization?. Further it analyzes why Islamists are opposed to such issues as atheism blasphemy and sexual freedom. Finally it traces the contemporary crisis of Islamist populism in providing an alternative to neoliberalism.Printed Pages: 358. 101450

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18912 Maiitreyee Deshpande
World View of Jatakas Stories, 2 Vols
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2015; 8183151353; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
104016

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18913 Maija Väisänen
La musa dalle molte Voci
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 1988; 9518915156; New; 
Printed Pages: 199. 114706

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18914 Maimun Nisha
Diet Planning for Diseases
Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8178358492; Softcover; New; 
Diet Planning For Diseases, diet and therapy for women covers several chapters which contains; malnutrition, over nutrition, nutrients role, metabolism, cancer, cholesterol, diet for different diseases, food borne infections obesity, heart diseases, hyper tension, thyroid, water retension, osteoporosis, diabetes, renal failure, liver disorder, meno-pause and liver disorder, meno-pause and lastly maternal malnutrition. This book closely follow the syllabus prescribed by the Indian Universities.Printed Pages: 244. 106266

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18915 Maimun Nisha
Introduction to Child Development
Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8182053730; Hardcover; New; New; 
Introduction to child development covers all the courses of studies of graduate and post-graduate classes. It follows the syllabi of child development and child psychology. It represents authentic and simple writing,very simple to understand the students as well as teacher. It contains nine chapters, i.e. Understanding the Child Psychology, Prental Development, Neo natal Development, Methods of Child Development, Development, Developmental Principles, Child Care, Childhood Diseases, Aspects of Development and Special Needs of Disadvantage Child. It aims to provide clear, concise and correct information of child development.Printed Pages: 346. 106304

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18916 Mainak Dhar
Hindustaan: What if the British Never Conquered India?
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789380828473; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Delhi, 1857 - the Mughal Empire is preparing to rejoice the hundredth anniversary of its conquest over the British. But the Empire is thrown into sudden commotion when the Emperor is killed in a bloody rebellion by three unlikely companions, who find themselves brought together by fate. Ranveer, a young officer in the top Mughal cavalry, who is now hunted by the Empire he once served, is the first rebel. Theo, an English traveller with a secretive past, and Maya, a stunning Princess rescued by the Ranveer and Theo, are the other two rebels. Battles with Afghan attackers, rescue missions in remote forts, joining an alliance of rulers who band together against the new tyrannical administration to protect their independence, and then back into the heart of Delhi for a dramatic conclusive mission that will determine not just their fate, but that of all of Hindustaan, are the thrilling episodes to follow in this book.Printed Pages: 296. 104676

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18917 Mainak Dhar
Line of Control: A War Thriller
Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8189766392; Softcover; New; 
It is 2011 and the world is a more dangerous place than ever before. A regime allied to Al-Qaeda has swept to power in Saudi Arabia and uses its oil wealth and modern arsenal to further spread jihad. Yet another military coup brings a fundamentalist regime to power in Pakistan, which initiates an audacious plan to strike the first blow in this new global jihad. As unprecedented terror attacks stun India, the stage is set for a conflict (with Pakistan) that brings the Indian subcontinent to the brink of a nuclear apocalypse.With a broad cast of characters from both sides that put the reader into the thick of the unfolding crisis, Line of Control is a war thriller with a fast-paced storyline ripped from today's headlines and explosive action. Printed Pages: 322. 107236

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18918 Mainak Dhar
A Little Mayhem
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789383260577; Softcover; New; 
According to official records, a girl is raped in India every twenty-two minutes. Unofficial estimates put it at more like one every five minutes. That was just a statistic to me. Until they raped and killed my little sister. The police don’t want to pursue the case the media blame her and the men who killed her walk free. It’s time men like them learn that they can no longer get away with it. It’s time they learn the meaning of fear. It’s time they learn that a woman need not just beg and plead for her dignity she can fight and kill for it. I am just an ordinary woman but sometimes all it takes to get the ball rolling is for one person to create a little mayhem. 109628

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18919 Mainak Dhar
Chronicler of the Undead
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789385152498; Softcover; New; 
When there were still people around to talk to, I would introduce myself as a drinker with a writing problem. It sounded witty at the time, and certainly got a smile once in a while from the ladies. None of that matters now. There are no people left to read my books, and nobody left to listen to my attempts at wit.Now it’s just me and my notebook, sitting in my house on the hill, watching the undead rampage through what we humans once called our world. I sometimes wonder why I still live when those much younger, stronger, smarter and fitter than me perished. Maybe it’s just dumb luck. But maybe I am being left alive for a purpose. Nobody may have cared much for my novel, but maybe this is what I was meant to write. Maybe this is what I was meant to be.The chronicler of the undead.This is my story. 109726

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18920 Maire Messenger Davies and Nick Mosdell
Practical Research Methods for Media and Cultural Studies
Rawat Publications; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8131601005; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 208. 032095

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18921 Maithily Jagannathan
South Indian Hindu Festivals and Traditions
Abhinav Publications; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8170174155; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 183 with 63 colour photographs and numerous b/w plates. 011872

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18922 Maithreyi Krishnaraj
Human Nature and Human Development
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 9789351282228; Hardcover; New; New; 
The book looks at different perspectives by different disciplines like Biology, Psychology and Philosophy for answers to the questions that have intrigued us: where are we, what are we, why are we here. How is the nature of the human being depicted by different disciplines and different philosophical explorations? Why is it important to know this? It is for a way to live our lives that enhances our own development. Drawing from Buddhist views, it comes to the conclusion that we have to recognise our connections to the rest of the species, our connections to the world and to the cosmos, treat all beings and each other with love and compassion and nurture the earth that sustains us. Printed Pages: 180. 111019

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18923 Maitrayee Chaudhuri
The Practice of Sociology
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2003; 812502512X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 446. 032509

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18924 Maitrayee Mukhopadhyay
Feminist Subversion and Complicity: Governmentalities and Gender Knowledge in South Asia
Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789385932168; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 314. 111397

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18925 Maitrayee Mukhopadhyay and Navsharan Singh (eds)
Gender Justice, Citizenship and Development
Zubaan in association with IDRC; New Delhi, India; 978818988431X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Although there have been notable gains for women globally in the last few decades, gender inequality and gender-based inequities continue to impinge upon girls' and women's ability to relaize their rights and their full potential as citizens and equal partners. In fact for every right that has been established, there are millions of women who do not enjoy it. In this book, studies from Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East and North Africa, sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, are prefaced by an introductory chapter that links current thinking on gender justice to debates on citizenship, entitlements, and law and development. A concluding chapter situates the discussion of gender justice, citizenship and entitlements in current development debates on poverty alleviation and social exclusion. The book brings together multidisciplinary perspectives from leading feminist scholars of sociology, political science and legal studies, among others, and in doing so, provides new insights for both advocacy and reserach. Contents Foreword 1 Gender Justice, Citizenship and Development: An Introduction 2 Gender Justice, Citizenship and Entitlements: Core Concepts, Central Debates and New Directions for Research 3 Refiguring Citizenship: Research Perspectives on Gender Justce in the Latin American and Caribbean Region 4 Challenging the Liberal Subject: Law and Gender Justice in South Asia 5 Situating Gender and Citizenship in Development Debates: Towards a Strategy 6 Addressing Formal and Substantive Citizenship: Gender Justice in Sub-Sharan Africa 7 Unequal Citizenship: Issues of Gender Justice in the Middle East and North Africa 8 Select Bibliography 9 Notes on Contributors. Printed Pages: 366. 027125

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18926 Maitreya; Translated By The Dharmachakra Translation Committee
Middle Beyond Extremes: Maitreya's Madhyantavibhaga with Commentaries By Khenpo Shenga And Ju Mipham
Snow Lion Publications; New York ,USA; 2006; 1559392703; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15.5 Cms x 23.5 Cms 
Printed pages: 212. 017363

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18927 Maitreyee B. Chowdhury
Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen: Bengalli Cinema's First Couple
Om Books International; New Delhi, India; 8187108568; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen presents to the reader, the interesting chemistry between two legends in the world of Bengali cinema. It speaks about one particular period in the world of Bengali cinema. It also gives the reader a comparison between art house films and popular cinema. It is in this world of Bengali cinema that Uttam Kumar and Suchitra Sen came together. Music and charisma were what attracted the couple to each other.Printed Pages: 180. 105171

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18928 Maitreyee Bora
Facets of Vedic Religion and Culture
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2009; 8177022121; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed pages: 162. 028866

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18929 Maitreyee Bora
Priyanshudarpanah Mirror of Indic Wisdom
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2013; 8177023160; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
The book entitled Priyanshudarpanah comprises articles dedicated to the hallowed memory of late Dr. Priyangshuprabal Upadhyaya. He was a Sanskrit scholar of repute and a man of wisdom, hailing from Dibrugarh, Assam. For about twenty years (1972 - 1994) he served the Department of Sanskrit, Gauhati University as a reputed teacher of DarÜanaÜŒstra. Priyanshudarpanah is made up of two parts. In the first part the reader will find articles and Prashastis written in memory of late Dr. Upadhyaya. Twenty three research oriented articles authored by well known scholars have been incorporated in the second part of the book. The articles cover a wide range of areas of Indic studies such as religion, philosophy, literature, grammar, linguistics, poetics, law, polity and so on.It is expected that the book will be able to attract the attention of scholars and students of Indology from across the country.Printed Pages: 224. 101309

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18930 Maitreyee Desbande
Satapatha Brahmana (Sanskrit Text with English Translation, Notes and Index), 4 Vols
Chaukhamba Publications; New Delhi, India; 2008; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Satapatha Brahmana belongs to the White Yajurveda. It is available in two recensions, Kanva and Madhyandina, the latter being widely used. The present work is a text and an English translation of the Satapatha Brahmana, both together for the first time. The translation is taken from the Sacred Book of the East by Julius Eggeling. The Satapatha Brahmana is an important text for a student of vedic studies in general and religious studies in particular. The 6atapatha Brahmana deals with not only the ritual aspects but also discusses some philosophical matters. The Brhadaranyakopanisad, a very well known Upanisad forms the last chapter of the Satapatha Brahmana.Printed Pages: 1984. 100637

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18931 Maitreyee Deshpande
Taittiriya-Samhita of Krishna Yajurveda (Text with Commentary of Sayanacharya and English Introduction), 5 Vols
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2012; 8183152023; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 2890. 104004

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18932 Maitreyee Deshpande
Manusmrti (Text with kulluka-Bhatta Commentary English Translation, Sloka Index and Word Index), 2 Vols
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8183150330; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 932. 104066

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18933 Maitreyee Deshpande
Problems in Vedic and Sanskrit Literature
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; Delhi, India; 2004; 8187418915; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This Book is collection of 48 articles on the problems in Vedic, Sanskrit and allied literature. Scholars from India and abroad have contributed-to this volume. The contributors belong to USA, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Japan and different parts of India. They are Dr. Laurie Patton (USA), Dr. Joel Brereton (USA), Dr. Andre Couture (Canada), Dr. Johannes Bronkhorst (Switzerland), Dr. Klaus Mylius (Germany), Dr. Musashi Tachikawa (Japan), Dr. Sukh Dev Sharma (Punjab), Dr. Thaneswar Sarmah (Assam). Dr. Mukund Wadekar (Gujarat), (Late) Dr. C.G. Kashikar, Dr. M.A. Mehendale, Dr. T.N. Dharmadhikari (all Maharashtra), Dr.M. N. Joshi (Karnataka) to name a few. They have written various interesting and informative articles oft Indology. There are articles on Vedic mythology, Srauta ritual, Grhya ritual, Vedic Interpretation, Grammar and Linguistics, Vedanta, Nyaya, Puranas, Pali, Prakrt, etc. This volume also contains an article on the contribution of Dr. G.U. Thite to the field of Sanskrit Studies. This volume will surely be of great help to the scholars and students of Indology.Printed Pages: 420. 104078

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18934 Maitreyee Deshpande (ed.)
Problems in Vedic and Sanskrit Literature
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; Delhi, India; 2004; 8187418915; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 420. 022520

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18935 Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi
Nuclear Energy in India's Energy Security Matrix: An Appraisal
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789382652359; Hardcover; New; New; 
Energy is essential for the economic growth of a nation. Its absence or deficiency makes a nation highly vulnerable to international arms twisting as well as internal disturbances. As such, it is an important element in a nation's security matrix. India which is in the lower half of the countries as far as the energy consumption per capita is concerned. One of major reasons is the gap between the demand and the capacity of the country to supply the energy from indigenous sources. One of the important sources that hold promise in Indian context is the nuclear energy as it is clean and the resource; thorium to produce power through this route is available indigenously. However despite a well developed plan for energy conversion in place, using indigenous resources for over half a century, it is still considered only promising. Relevant questions in this regard are; whether perceived promise is realizable? If so, in what time frame and at what cost? Will it be safe keeping in view its capacity to cause wide spread devastation? Is there a need to seek technical collaboration with other countries or will it be better to go indigenous route only? How do we tackle the widening demand- supply gap during the interim? And finally is there a case for a review for the existing decision loop/energy management system? An attempt has been made in this book to address these issues. It is also expected that the concept advocated in this book for achieving energy security for India by 2030 will initiate a wider debate on the subject.Printed Pages: 334. 103232

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18936 Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi
Water: A Source for Future Conflicts
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789382652069; Hardcover; New; New; 
Water, air and sun light are the three most important resources for the sustenance of life on the planet earth. While human race has hardly any control on air and sun light, water from time immemorial has always been used by various kingdoms/ states/ groups of people as an important aspect of their respective security policy to exercise their influence over their adversaries through a control/ denial of common water resources. Such a conflict of interest has often led the concerned stake holders, to go for dispute resolution through an armed skirmish/ battle. It needs to be appreciated that the shortage of water affects food security and the energy security of a country. With depleting resources and increasing demands; the situation is gradually becoming extremely critical and a number of flash points for future conflicts are emerging.Printed Pages: 288. 103245

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18937 Maj Gen Ajay Kumar Chaturvedi
Role of Pakistan in India's Energy Security
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789382652182; Softcover; New; 
India's energy security concerns. It sheds light on India's energy insecurity and explores its various dimensions, its nature and extent. It examines the role that trade, foreign and security policy should play in enhancing India's energy security. It is argued that the key challenge for India is to increase economic growth while at the same time keeping energy demands low. This is especially challenging with the transition from biomass to fossil fuels, the growth of the motorized private transport and rising incomes, aspirations and changing lifestyles. The book suggests that at this time there are strong arguments to lessen India's fossil fuel dependence and it argues for a need to engage with all the key sources of this dependence to implement a process of energy change.Prinred Pages: 96. 103265

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18938 Maj Gen Ian Cardozo (Ed.)
In Quest of Freedom: The War of 1971 (Personal Accounts by Soldiers from India and Bangladesh)
Bloomsbury Publishing India Pvt Ltd/Prakash Books; New Delhi, India; 9789385936005; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 324. 107740

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18939 Maj Gen P J S Sandhu (Ed.)
Rising China: Opportunity or Strategic Challenge
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 9789380177199; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 212. 103215

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18940 Maj Gen PJS Sandhu (Ed.)
Strategies for Countering Non State Actors in South Asia
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177625; Hardcover; New; New; 
The current paradigm of violence in South Asia is based on militancy and strategic terrorism drawing from extremist ideologies, be it religion, ethnicity or sub nationalism across the region. While frequently fundamentalism is said to be the core of conflict in South Asia, there are many diverse threads to instability. The arc of insecurity and intensity of violence is extending each day, manifesting in different forms, be it Mumbai 26/11, Lahore 3/3, Marriott bomb attacks or air borne suicide strike in the heart of the capital Colombo.This book attempts to examine the overall threat emanating from non state actors in South Asia, with particular reference to India and suggest a joint framework to neutralise the same. The book examines contemporary and future security environment in South Asia and the threats and challenges. The phenomenon of Non State actors has been examined in detail to include armed Groups as Al-Qaeda, Lashkar e Tayyaba, Jaish e Mohammed, as well as Naxalites in the hinterland. Each facet of these to include Leadership Structure, Organisation, Political, Military, Judicial functions, Religious, Funding, Charity and aid arm, Media and Networking with other non state actors has been covered in detail.Printed Pages: 186. 103295

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18941 Maj Gen PJS Sandhu (Retd) & Brig Gen William Bowie (Retd) (Eds)
The Continued Relevance of International Humanitarian Law in the 21st Century
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177564; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 110. 103311

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18942 Maj Gen Puhotam Vig
Discovering Life: A Poet Within
Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; 9789380828466; Hardcover; New; New; 
Discovering Life, a Poet Within is a beautiful flow of thoughts, observations and reflections about mystery of life by a former senior army officer. His urge to unravel this mystery, so close to our hearts, yet so distant, deepened when he ventured to share his thoughts in his first book, Seasons of Life, Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Soldier.Spurred by wide acceptance and readability of his first book, his quest continued with a renewed vigour and has now found an expression in this book. But this time in a totally new language, the preserve of the literary wizards, the forbidden domain, the artistic domain of poetry. This book is a collection of 100 poems, all on different topics, all about various facets of life, all with a subtle message and all in the first person. The author feels that, this was not done with a design, but has emerged to be so. Perhaps, instinctively.The book traces the intricate web of emotions and various facets of life like, the sublime feeling of love, misery and pain in life, the dilemma of conflicting thoughts, the nature and its cosmic manifestations, stretch of his poetic imagination to crystal gaze into this world and the world beyond, and finally the memories, what these hold for us in store. Each of these themes has been expressed beautifully in many of his poems. The Author feels that there is a poet residing within each one of us, waiting for an opportune moment or a trigger to surface.Overall, the frank and free flow of thoughts coming straight from the heart and expressed beautifully strikes a chord. There is so much to pick up from this book. Printed Pages: 240. 107246

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18943 Maj Gen Samay Ram (Retd)
Stress, Suicides and Fratricides in the Army: Crisis with in
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 9789380177410; Hardcover; New; New; 
The book is based on the study carried out by the author and begins with the reality that the officers and men of today are not the same as their predecessors in many ways. They have been adversely impacted by the society from which they come and the exposure to TV/other Media. Their levels of aspirations are high and they feel that they have been left behind in the race of life than their counterparts in the civil society.The book is based on the study carried out by the author and begins with the reality that the officers and men of today are not the same as their predecessors in many ways. They have been adversely impacted by the society from which they come and the exposure to TV/other Media. Their levels of aspirations are high and they feel that they have been left behind in the race of life than their counterparts in the civil society.Printed Pages: 246. 103279

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18944 Maj Gen Y K Gera (Retd) (Ed.)
Trade Commerce and Security in the Asia Pacific Region
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 9789382652083; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Asia Pacific region is a dynamic but complex area where much of the history of the 21st Century will be scripted. Although the strategic and economic importance of the region continues to grow, challenges of reconciling national interests with regional and global interests continue. Security architectures during the Cold War were based primarily on military alliances. However the need today is to base these architectures on shared values, interests and challenges. We need not only define but believe in these universal values. This book brings out this important aspect of this region and explains them briefly.Printed Pages: 186. 103237

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18945 Maj Gen Y. K. Gera
Peace and Stability in Asia-Pacific Region: Assessment of the Security Architecture
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; 9789381411308; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 230. 103246

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18946 Maj Gen Y. K. Gera
Peace and Stability in Afghanistan: The Way Ahead
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2010; 9789380177205; Hardcover; New; New; 
Even after almost eight years of international community's efforts in Afghanistan the instability and turbulence in Afghanistan has increased rather than abated. Not only has Afghanistan seen ever increasing levels of violence and loss of life the virus of instability and culture of violence has also spread across the Durand line with hardly any silver line on the horizon. A deadly insurgency, higher opium production, increasing civilian casualties, rampant corruption, an unstable neighborhood and an uncertain political future remain the defining features of the complex and combustible situation that obtains in Afghanistan.This book based on the seminar on peace and stability in Afghanistan and the way ahead is built around four themes of security, governance, development and examination of likely future scenarios and offering recommendations for policy and strategy choices which can be made now so as to move towards a better and brighter future for Afghanistan and in effect for rest of the international community.Printed Pages: 240. 103252

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18947 Maj. Gen. (Dr.) R.M. Kharb, AVSM; Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Dog Care made Easy
Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8174363513; First Edition; Paperback; New; 4.75 x 7 Inches Mahendra Sharma 
Toying with the idea of keeping a dog as a pet? Apprehensive about its house-training, feeding, rearing? Then Dog Care is the definitive practical guide for all your queries. Written in a Q & A format, Dog Care, which also includes chapters on taking care of adult and elderly dogs, and canine health, is useful for both first-time and seasoned dog owners. With close to four decades of invaluable experience in the field, Maj. Gen. (Dr.) R.M. Kharb, AVSM, who counts amongst his distinguished patients, pets of eminent personalities like Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the Scindias, and Dr. Karan Singh, addresses all aspects of dog care in this ready-reckoner that tells us how to really befriend ‘man’s best friend’. Printed Pages: 202. 008866

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18948 Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Shubhi Sood
Landmark Churches of India
SDS Publishers; Noida, U.P. India; 2010; 8190282808; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 194 with numerous colour illustrations. 030559

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18949 Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Shubhi Sood; Foreword By Gen. N.C. Vij
Younghusband: Troubled Campaign
India Research Press; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8187943750; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 29 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 212 with numerous b/w plates. 009815

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18950 Maj. Gen. D J F Newall
The Highlands of India, 2 vols
Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1984; 8172680333; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Highlands of India in two volumes, consists of a series of papers written originally for the Journal of the United Service Institution of India. They were, however, found “not to suit the requirements of a purely military journal.” As a result, they were offered to the general public instead. First published between the year 1882-87, the two volumes together offer the reader a glimpse into the variegated highland landscapes of the Indian Peninusla : the “ Vale of Cashmere” , the Pir Panjal Pass, the North West Frontier, Simla, Kasuli, Dugshai ; Himalayan watersheds, Kumanon and the Garhwal ; Darjeeling and Sikkim ; the Khasia hills ; the Annamalays and the Nilgherries in the South along with Coorg, Wyand and Malabar ; the Syhoodria (Sahyadris), the Vindhyas and the Satpoora ranges ; the Aravellis ; India Alba and Newera Ellia in Ceylon. Profusely illustrated with maps, figures, diagrams and sketches, the work offers a panoramic view of the entire peninsula. The theme of Volume I is avowedly “Military Colonization as a Reserve for Indi”, Major General Newall points to the wisdom of locating British troops in the mountain ranges and the establishment of sanitaria and hill stations with a view to form sites for military or other colonies as “reserve circles”. Despite the fact that the author claims that he has no pretension to offer an exhaustive description of the Indian Highlands, what emerges is, in fact, an excellent guide to these highlands, together with descriptive sketches of the surrounding country and historical notes on several tribes inhabiting these areas. Interspersed are geological and topographical notes and footnotes, British interest in the Indian highlands was for the perpetuation of their rule in the peninsula. The Strategic importance of these highlands which was the chief concern of the author has not diminished even today. The contents of Volume II are arranged in the same consecutive order as the first volume. Here, however, the author indulges in presenting sketches of the highlands of India from a “Picturesque point of view” rather than restrict himself to a “curt and bald exposition of their Military, Industrial and Sanitary aspects. “ As the title indicates, Volume II is a “Chronicle of Field Sports and Travel in India.” Shooting trips and fishing expeditions, horseback rides and long mountain treks, Major Newall has embellished the book with innumerable anecdotes and descriptive sketches of the country and its inhabitants. Both volumes should be of absorbing interest equally to the military strategist and the lover of field sports and also to the lay reader whose heart is in the highlands. This reprint edition should be useful also to researchers in geography, geology, sociology and military studies.x. Printed Pages: 768. 112316

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18951 Maj. Gen. Ian Cardozo & Rishi Kumar (Authors)
Param Vir Chakra: Bana Singh
Lustre Press/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789351941330; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
109547

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18952 Maj. Gen. Vinod Saighal
Dealing with Global Terrorism the Way Forward
Sterling Publishers; New Delhi, India; 8120725344; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 
002543

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18953 Maja Milcinski
Soteriology and Freedom
Buddhist World Press/B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2012; 9789380852225; Hardcover; New; New; 
110320

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18954 Majid Husain
Models in Geography
Rawat Publications; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8131601358; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 362. 032091

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18955 Majid Husain
World Geography (Third Edition)
Rawat Publications; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8131601587; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 464. 032087

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18956 Majid Husain
Fundamentals of Physical Geography
Rawat Publications; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8131602788; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 800. 032077

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18957 Majid Siddiqi (Author) & S. Inayat A. Zaidi (Intro.)
The British Historical Context and Petitioning in Colonial India
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2005; 8187879505; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 40. 109412

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18958 Major Dirom
A Narrative of the Campaign in India Which Terminated the War with Tippoo Sultan in 1792
Asian Educational Services; New Delhi, India; 1997; 8120601734; Reprint; Hard Cover; New; 
Printed pages: 312. 034713

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18959 Major Donovan Jackson
India`s Army
Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; 8175364386; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 158. 107388

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18960 Major Forbes
Eleven Years In Ceylon (A.D. 1826-37)- 2 Vols.
Asian Educational Services; New Delhi, India; 1994; 8120609670; Reprint; Hard Cover; New; 
Printed pages: Vol.1- 423 alongwith 12 plates, Vol.2- 356 alongwith 3 plates. 034545

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18961 Major H.G. Raverty (trs.)
Bibliotheca Indica: A Collection of Oriental Works: Volume 78: Minhaj-i-Saraj, Abu Umar-i-Usman: The Tabaqat-i-Nasiri, 3 vols. (78,1, 78,2, and 78,3)
Biblio Verlag; Osnabruck, Germany; 1991; 3764813830; Reprint; Hard Cover; New; 15.5 Cms x 21.5 Cms 
005553

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18962 Major H.P.S. Ahluwalia
Tracing Marco Polo's Journey: The Silk Route
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 8189738844; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 28 Cm 
Printed Pages: 236 with numerous colour illustrations. 038819

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18963 Major Hps Ahluwalia
Higher Than Everest: Memoirs of a Mountaineer
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789385285264; Hardcover; New; New; 
This is the inspiring true story of one of India's most iconic mountaineers - Major HPS Ahluwalia, who was the member of India's first successful expedition to Everest. But the story does not end with this spectacular achievement. In fact this is where the real story begins - for the struggle to climb Everest was but a preparation for an even bigger challenge that lay ahead.Just four months after his success, Major Ahluwalia suffered a grievous spinal injury in the Indo-Pak war of 1965. In a man of lesser courage, this could have destroyed his spirit but in Major Ahluwalia's case, it ignited a deep passion.This is the story of how he fought 'the impossible fight' towards rehabilitation and how he achieved the 'seemingly unattainable dream' of building India's first world class Spinal Injuries Centre.This is ultimately the story of how Major Ahluwalia conquered a Summit even higher than the Everest, the Summit of the Mind. Printed Pages: 290 with numerous illustrations. 110833

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18964 Major John Dias; Foreword By S.S. Khera
The Everest Adventure: Story of the Second Indian Expedition
Publications Division; New Delhi, India; 1965; First Edition; Hard Cover; Good; No Jacket; 22.5 Cms x 29 Cms 
Printed Pages: 63 with numerous colour and b/w plates. Torn spine. Rubbed cover. 011115

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18965 Major P. Sensarma
Military Thoughts of Tiruvalluvar
Naya Prokash; Calcutta, India; 1981; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Fair; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 90. Chipped dust jacket. Bumped corners. 025083

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18966 Major Percy Smith with an Introduction By Lawrence Hurst
Rivington's Building Construction, 3 Vols.
Donhead Publishing Ltd; Dorset, UK; 2004; 1873394667; Reprint; Hard Cover; Brand New; 16.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
When this series first appeared in 1875 it was considered the best textbook on the subject, as it provided comprehensive coverage of all aspects of building construction work. This new reprint of the revised 1904 edition, in 3 volumes, contains over 1,350 pages of text and useful line drawings. Volume 1 covers brickwork, carpentry and roofing, giving detailed practical guidance on all aspects of the work and offering definitions of the terms used. Volume 2 includes sections on joinery, stairs and floors with Volume 3 providing detailed information on materials, including stone, brickwork, lime and paint. Contents: Volume 1 Walling and arches – Walls, Arches, Parts of walls, Apertures in walls, Wood built into walls Brickwork – Different bonds, Junction of walls at right angles, Gauged work, Brick arches, Arches over openings in external walls, Arches over openings in internal walls, Jambs of window and door openings, Parts of brick walls Masonry – Walling, Stone arches, Joints and connections, Dressings Brickwork and masonry – Compound walls, Prevention of damp in walls, Joints, Various bonds, Brick drains and sewers, Chimneys Carpentry – Joints, Fastenings Carpentry – Floors Carpentry – Timber beams, Curved ribs, Trussed timber girders Carpentry – Partitions Carpentry – Centres Carpentry – Timber roofs, Different forms, Scantlings, Parts of a King-post roof, Roofs of wood and iron combined, Parts of a Queen–post roof, Roofs of various shapes and their parts, Tredgold’s rules for scantling of roof timbers, Best forms of roof for different spans Roof coverings Slating Plumber’s work Steel and iron girders – Cast-iron girders, bressummers and cantilevers, Steel or iron girders, Steel skeleton construction Riveting Steel or iron roofs – Roofs with straight rafters, Parts of iron trusses Index Volume 2 Foundations Excavations – Shoring, Scaffolding Plumbing and sanitation Sanitary fittings Joinery – Joints, Framing, Doors, Windows, Window frames, Mouldings, Joints, Linings, Shutters, Skylights and lanterns Stairs – Different forms of stairs, Stone stairs, Wooden stairs Fireproof floors Plasterer’s work Painting – Paperhanging, Glazing Heating and ventilating buildings Electric and gas lighting Materials Stresses in structures Index. Volume 3 Stone – Characteristics of building stone, Examination of stone, Classification of stone, Granite, Igneous rocks other than granite, Slates, Serpentine, Sandstones, Limestones, Marbles, Compact limestones, Varieties of limestone in common use, Artificial stone, Preservation of stone, Tables illustrating the properties of different stones Bricks, tiles, terra cotta – Bricks, Brickmaking, Burning, Classification of bricks, Varieties of brick, Characteristics of good bricks, Size and weight of bricks, Tests for bricks, Strength of bricks, Different forms of bricks, colouring bricks, Fireclay, Firebricks, Terra cotta, Stoneware, Pipes and miscellaneous clay wares Limes, cements, mortar, concrete, plasters, and asphaltes – Terms in use, Cements, Scott’s processes, Testing tensile strength, Lime and cement burning, Sand, Mortar, Concrete, Mortar-mixing and concrete-mixing machinery, Action of foreign constituents in limestones and cements, Efflorescence on walls, Plasters, Asphaltes, Whitening and colouring Metals – Ores, Iron, Pig-iron Cast iron, Wrought iron, Tests for wrought iron, Descriptions and market forms of mild steel and wrought iron, Relative value of different forms of mild steel and wrought iron, Steel, Hardening Steel, Strength of cast iron, Wrought iron and steel, Safe or working stresses for cast iron, wrought iron and steel, Limit of elasticity, Elastic limit of cast iron, wrought iron and steel, Live and moving loads, Corrosion and preservation of iron and steel Copper, Lead, Zinc, Tin, Alloys, Solder, Tables Timber – Market forms of Timber, Different kinds of timber, selection of timber, Seasoning timber, Decay of timber, Preservation of timber, Conversion of timber, Destruction of timber by worms and insects, Varieties of timber for different purposes, Strength of timber Paints and varnishes – Bases, Vehicles, Linseed oil, Poppy oil, Oil of Turpentine, Driers, Colouring pigments, Blues, Lakes, Uses of pigments, Proportions of ingredients in mixed paints, Zinc paint, Coloured paints, Special paints, General paints, Varnish, Ingredients of varnish, Different kinds of varnish, Recipes for varnishes Glass – Crown glass, Sheet glass, British plate glass, British polished glass, British polished plate glass, perforated glass, Cathedral glass, Other glass Paperhanging Miscellaneous – Glue, Size , Knotting, Paste, Gold leaf, Putty, Rust cement, Laths, Vulcanised Indiarubber, Tar, Creosote, Felt, Asbestos, Willesden fabrics, Nails, Screws Index. Printed Pages: 1376 with numerous illustrations. 012609

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18967 Makarand Paranjape (ed.)
The Penguin Swami Vivekananda Reader
Penguin; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0143032542; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
On 11 September 1893, Swami Vivekananda (1863–1902) made his first public appearance on the world stage as a last-minute, uninvited participant at the Parliament of Religions in Chicago. There he proclaimed his message of tolerance and universal acceptance in the ‘name of millions and millions of Hindu people of all classes and sects’. Speaking against sectarianism and bigotry, this young speaker in flaming robes sounded the death-knell of all fanaticism. In his brief life of less than forty years, Swami Vivekananda wrote four outstanding treatises on Hindu philosophy: Jnana Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Karma Yoga and Raja Yoga. He also taught, lectured and travelled tirelessly. After his death, his message spread all over India and in many parts of the world through the various activities, efforts and services of the Ramakrishna Mission and Math, the monastic order that he had founded in the name of his guru. The Penguin Swami Vivekananda Reader is the first major compilation of Vivekananda’s selected works aimed at a general audience. It includes speeches, essays, letters, poems, conversations and excerpts from his books on subjects that have contemporary relevance: celebration of the Indian spirit, karma, spirituality, reincarnation, realization of the Absolute. Swami Vivekananda’s writings do not merely inspire, but propel action. With a detailed biography and a scholarly introduction, the Reader provides a rare insight into one of India’s greatest minds. Printed Pages: 328 with 8 b/w illustrations. 010433

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18968 Makarand R. Paranjape (ed.)
Sacred Australia: Post-Secular Considerations
Aditya Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8177420984; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 330. 031252

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18969 Makhan Jha
Aspects of a Great Traditional City in Nepal: An Anthropological Appraisal
Kishor Vidya Niketan; Varanasi, India; 1978; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Fair; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 202 with numerous b/w illustrations. Torn dust-jacket. 025542

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18970 Makhan Jha
The Sacred Complex of Kathmandu, Nepal: Religion of the Himalaya Kingdom
Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1995; 8121204909; Hardcover; New; New; 
Some of the important themes in this book deal with the Sacred centres of both Hinduism and Buddhism, the textual and contextual dimensions of the sacred centres, the significant Cultural History of Kathmandu, the Pilgrimage and Pilgrims of Kathmandu, peaceful co-existence of both Hinduism and Buddhism..Printed Pages: 224. 105809

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18971 Makhan L. Tickoo
Harold E. Palmer: From Learner-Teacher to Legend
Orient Longman; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8125034323; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 432. 021256

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18972 Makhan Lal Sen
The Ramayana of Valmiki: translated into English
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8121500931; Tenth Reprint; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Makhan Lal Sen's The Ramayana of Valmiki is a modernized version in English prose of the great Sanskrit epic Ramayana. The appeal and freshness of epic poems transcend all limitations imposed by time, space, age, caste, creed, society and language. All, irrespective of their age, succumb to the charms and fascinating personalities of its heroes, who have inspired countless men of different generations and spurred them on to perform almost superhuman task. Modern civilization owes most of dazzling achievements to such inspiration. Valmiki's Ramayana is something more than an epic. No one has built shrines in honour of Horner's heroes, to worship them as God. In contrast, from the time of its composition to this day, Valmiki's hero never lacked devotees. The reason for this strange phenomenon lies in this: in the Greek epics the cause is ambition, and the effect is the valour of its heroes; in Ramayana the cause is the moral welfare of society and the effect is the ideal conduct of its heroes under the most trying circumstances that destiny can weave. Rama is a personification of all that is expected of an ideal son, ideal brother, ideal husband, ideal prince, ideal ally, ideal commander and an ideal king. Translation of epics and rendering them in prose, is, at the best of times, an hazardous and arduous job. Here the translator has done his best to capture to a remarkable degree the grandeur of the epic, the loftiness of its thought, the simplicity and elegance of its enduring beauty. This book, being one of those rare ones which elevates one's soul, should find a place under every roof. Printed Pages: 624. 017710

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18973 Makkhan Lal
Secular Politics Communal Agenda: History of Politics in India from 1860 to 1953
Pragun Publications; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8189920766; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 490. 021606

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18974 Mala Dayal
The Ramayana in Pictures
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8129108968; First Edition; Hardcover; New; 27 x 34 Cm Jagdish Joshi 
Printed Pages: 64 with numerous colour illustrations. 014826

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18975 Malabika Chakrabarti
The Famine of 1896-1897 in Bengal: Availability or Entitlement Crisis?
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8125023895; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
This book is a focussed treatment of a famine both as an 'event' and a 'process'. It is a close-up of a peasant economy in the throes of a crisis which temporarily eroded the value-system determining the normal pattern of entitlements. An investigation of the socio-economic, ecological and cultural determinants of the famine helps evolve a coherent framework. The emphasis is on the distinctive problems of the various economic regions, most notably the tribal belts. Chakrabarti applies Amartya Sen's theory of exchange entitlements to a nineteenth century famine situation in Bengal, and finds that a market-based entitlement failure precipitating severe famine conditions, "even without receiving any impulse from food production", has little relevance here. Though teh book underlines the predicament of the subalterns, the famine is not seen from the viewpoint of any specific group or community. The focus is, rather, on the phenomenon of famine in its totality---on the agony and trauma of a peasant society thrown out of gear in an abnormal situation, and the crisis of identities that ensued. Printed Pages: 552. 031476

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18976 Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
I Am Malala : The Girl who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban
Weidenfeld and Nicolson; London, UK; 2013; 0297870920; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday 9 October 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price. Shot in the head at point blank range while riding the bus home from school, few expected her to survive. Instead, Malala's miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey from a remote valley in Northern Pakistan to the halls of the United Nations in New York. At sixteen, she has become a global symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest ever nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize. I Am Malala is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism of the fight for girls education and of Malala's parents fierce love for their daughter in a society that prizes sons. It will make you believe in the power of one person's voice to inspire change in the world. Printed Pages: 288. 037703

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18977 Malati J. Shendge
Buddhahood in This Body: Japanese Esoteric Buddhism (Shin-gon) in Context
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2009; 8177022083; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed pages: 204 with b/w illustrations. 028864

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18978 Malati J. Shendge
Satsahasrika Hevajra Tika (Text in Sanskrit and Tibbetan, English Translation and Study)
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2004; 817702065X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 416. 101371

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18979 Malati J. Shendge
The Aryas Facets Without Fancy and Fiction
Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books; New Delhi, India; 8170173183; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
"This short monograph is just not yet another book on the controversial clan of the Aryas. It has the distinction of being an unbiased, factual statement, which has been lacking, despite the fact that it has been one of the favourite topics of the Vedic scholars and the Indo-Europeanists. 107947

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18980 Malati Mahajan
Cultural History of Maharashtra and Goa: From Place Name Inscriptions
Sundeep Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 1989; 8185067236; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 438 with 1 diagram and 9 maps. 032650

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18981 Malati Mahajan
Madhya Pradesh: Cultural and Historical Geography from Place Names in Inscriptions, 2 Vols.
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2000; 8185616612; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 524 with maps. 032237

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18982 Malati Mahajan
Chhattisgarh: A Study in the Culture and Historical Geography (from Place Names in Inscriptions)
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2000; 8185616647; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 282 with maps. 032231

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18983 Malati Mahajan
Orissa: From Place Names in Inscriptions (cultural & Historical Geography)
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2003; 8185616906; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 469 with 9 maps. 032217

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18984 Malati Mahajan
A Gate to Ancient Indian Architecture
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2005; 818893402X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 228 with 17 b/w photos and 54 figures. 032207

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18985 Malati Mahajan
Deccan: Society and Economy
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2009; 8188934585; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
Set of 2 vols. 028027

Price: 135.00 USD
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18986 Malati Mahajan; Foreword By Prof. Ajay Mitra Shastri
Development of Material Culture in Ancient India
Sundeep Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 1986; 818505598X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 339 with 30 figures. 032654

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18987 Malati Srinivasan & Geetha Rao (Authors)
The Udupi Kitchen
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789385152061; Softcover; New; 
Globally, Udupi is best known for hotels which churn out ‘south Indian food’, are super efficient and easy on the pocket! Little do people know that Udupi cuisine has a vast variety and is not limited to tiffins or snacks.Laying out the geographical expanse and scientific logic to the regions Madhwa Brahmins vegetarian food habits, Malati Srinivasan and Geetha Rao showcase the hitherto unknown recipes from Udupi, a coastal town in Karnataka where the Krishna temple acts as a pivot in peoples lives. Even as Malati learnt to cook secretly by observing her aunt who rustled up elaborate meals everyday, for Geetha cooking became a necessity to satisfy her yearning for Udupi food away from home.The authors therefore brilliantly straddle the traditional and modern and list what was once easily cooked in Udupi households – spice powders, salads and chutneys, savoury snacks, desserts-and painstakingly elaborate on several recipes which are all-time favorites like, bisi bele hulianna, saaru, masal dosa, modaka etc. Split into 12 sections, the Udupi Kitchen celebrates vegetarian food with aplomb from a town where food is religion as well as a complete mouth-watering experience. 109710

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18988 Malavika Kapur
Learning from Children What to Teach Them
Sage Publications; New Delhi, India; 2008; 0761936114; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This enriching book explores quality education at the grassroots level for disadvantaged children. It evolves and evaluates strategies for the promotion of the overall development of children in the motor, cognitive, language, emotional, social and moral domains. The methods used revolve around children, with a larger purpose of shaping young minds as opposed to solely enhancing academic skills. The essence of the book lies in what adults can learn from children while teaching them. Though the book stems from case studies of schools in rural Karnataka, it has implications for effectively providing quality education to children across the nation. It quantitatively evaluates the process of intervention that consists of 20-25 hours of group work with the school children and qualitatively describes the outcome in terms of promotion of psycho-social development. Printed Pages: 200. 028644

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18989 Malavika Kapur
Jivaka the child who Healed
Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789382711117; Softcover; New; 
Jivaka's fifteen-year-old mother, Vatsayani, seduces the scholar sage Richika to father her child. The child becomes a disciple of Kashyapa, who is a renowned healer of children. To prove his merit, the five-year old Jivaka is forced by veterans to enter the River Ganges. Jivaka emerges from the water as a great healer himself. The story connects seamlessly to a modern-day Jivaka who is training to be a paediatrician. The novel attempts to bring to life childcare in ancient India—developed around the Kashyapa Samhita, the only text of Ayurvedic paediatric medicine in existence today. Printed Pages: 250. 107233

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18990 Malavika Kapur and Hemalata Mukundan
Child Care in Ancient India from the Perspectives of Development Psychology and Paediatrics
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170307236; New; 
035313

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18991 Malavika Karlekar
Memories of Belonging: Images from the Colony and Beyond
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 9789383098590; Hardcover; New; New; 
Memories of Belonging can be read as a collection of slightly offbeat musings on certain aspects of over a century and a half of this country’s history. Whether the photograph, lithograph, painting or cartoon is the focus or illustrates a point or an argument, the visual is integral to each piece. A rough historical sense divides the volume into three sections: the first sets the stage for the appearance of the colonial state – not through the usual tropes of political and economic domination but more with vignettes about institutions, people and unusual choices. The second section is a whimsical journey through India while the final section is all about modes of travel used by a century and a half of people on the move, beginning with the palki and ending with experiences of the railways. Through its easy style, well-chosen visuals and details peppered with anecdotes, the reader will quickly journey through colonial India into its more recent past, garnering interesting and often little-known facts and snippets along the way.Printed Pages: 228 with 90 colour photographs. 106577

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18992 Malavika Karlekar (ed.)
Visualizing Indian Women 1875-1947
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0195677315; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
This rare collection of 300 archival photographs accompanied by explanatory captions depicts women s lives during the period 1875 1947. It also includes a comprehensive, well-researched, yet lucid introduction placing in context the photographs which have been gleaned from private collections of families and friends, as well as from archives sections of various institutions, originally presented in an exhibition held by the Centre for Women s Development Studies. Focusing on the photographs, the book is divided into five sections of images: Visualizing the Family showcases family photographs that show the changing role of women due to the emergence of the urban nuclear family The Learning Experience looks at pioneers in educational reform and the experiences of women in schools and colleges Worlds Beyond studies the beginnings of women s emancipation by recording upper caste women as pioneers in the creative arts, middle-class women travelling and experiencing life outside the hom e, and women as agricultural labourers and factory workers The Freedom Struggle documents the process of women s evolution as active political beings in a critical phase of the nation s history and Towards the Midnight Hour captures a sense of challenge and commitment by highlighting the emergence of women as professionals and their experiences through the Bengal famine, Quit India movement, Partition, and the Second World War. This professionally designed, well-produced volume provides a more holistic understanding of what is learnt through the written word, memory, and recall. This book will be of great interest to general readers, students and scholars of gender studies, history, sociology, culture and media studies photographers, photo-journalists, archivists, and art historians. Printed Pages: 208. 013148

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18993 Malavika Singh
Treasures: Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789383098255; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
037765

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18994 Malavika Singh
Treasures: Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789383098262; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
037766

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18995 Malavika Singh and Pramila Phatarphekar
National Museum, New Delhi: Treasures
Niyogi Books; New Delhi, India; 9789383098804; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 208 with numerous colour illustrations. 038776

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18996 Malaya Gangopadhyay
Bhasabodhini: Vol. 2: A Sanskrit Reader
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170307759; New; 
034962

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18997 Malaya Gangopadhyay
The Noun Phrase in Bengali: Assignment of Role and the Karaka Theory
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 8120803779; First Edition; New; 
029774

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18998 Malaya Gangopadhyay
Ancient Indian Grammar: A Concise Analysis
Sri Satguru Publications; Delhi, India; 2013; 8170309409; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
101180

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18999 Malaya Gangopadhyaya
Bhasa Bodhini: Vol. 2: A Sanskrit Reader
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170307759; New; 
035502

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19000 Malaya Gangopadhyaya
Bhasa Bodhini: Vol. I: A Sanskrit Primer
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 817030248X; New; 
034790

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