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30801 Satyajit Ray; Translated By Gopa Mazumdar
The Criminals of Kathmandu: The Adventures of Feluda
Puffin; New Delhi, India; 2004; 0143335723; First Edition; Paperback; New; New; 13 Cms x 20 Cms 
A client with an evil lookalike. A stabbing in a hotel. A gang that peddles spurious drugs… The murder of a stranger in a Calcutta hotel leads Feluda and his friends to Kathmandu, straight into the den of Maganlal Meghraj, their old adversary. With an incident at Swayambhunath, an ambush in a prayer wheel factory, a thrilling night at the casino, and a prolonged LSD-induced delusion for Jatayu, the case soon turns into a memorable adventure. In a sensational climax, the master sleuth uncovers an international racket in spurious drugs and emerges victorious yet again. Printed Pages: 96. 002827

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30802 Satyajit Ray; Translated from the Bengali By Gopa Majumdar
Speaking of Film
Penguin; New Delhi, India; 2005; 0144000261; First Edition; Paperback; New; 13 x 20 Cm 
Exactly fifty years ago, in 1955, the release of Pather Panchali heralded the arrival of a master in the world of cinema. Over the next forty years, Satyajit Ray came to be regarded as one of the world’s finest film-makers ever. Today, more than a decade after his death, he continues to be India’s most respected name in international film circles. Apart from his achievements as a director, Ray was also a prolific writer of novels, short stories, and essays on cinema. Speaking of Films brings together some of Ray’s most memorable writings on film and film-making. With the masterly precision and clarity that characterize his films, Ray discusses a wide array of subjects: the structure and language of cinema with special reference to his adaptations of Tagore and Bibhuti Bhushan Bandopadhyay, the appropriate use of background music and dialogue in films, the relationship between a film-maker and a film critic, and important developments in cinema like the advent of sound and colour. He also writes about his own experiences, the challenges of working with rank amateurs, and the innovations called for when making a film in the face of technological, financial and logistical constraints. In the process, Ray provides fascinating behind-the-scenes glimpses of the people who worked with him—the intricacies of getting Chhabi Biswas, who had no ear for music, to play a patron of classical music in Jalsaghar; the incredible memory of the seventy-five-year-old Chunibala Devi, Indir Thakrun of Pather Panchali, and her remarkable attention to details. This first-ever translation of Bishay Chalachitra, a seminal collection of essays on cinema, Speaking of Films retains the lucidity and simplicity that is a hallmark of Ray’s writing, and gives an invaluable insight into the mind of a genius. Printed Pages: 232 with 8 b/w photographs. 012987

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30803 Satyajit Singh and Pradeep K. Sharma (eds)
Decentralization: Institutions and Politics in Rural India
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2007; 0195687728; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 459. 032575

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30804 Satyananda Saraswati and Shree Maa (trs)
Sundar Kanda
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8120815319; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 199. 030447

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30805 Satyananda Saraswati and Vittalananda Saraswati (trs)
Shree Maa: The Guru and the Goddess
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1996; 8120813987; Reprint; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 283. 030441

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30806 Satyanarayan Pattanayak
Iran's Relations with Pakistan: A Strategic Analysis
Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380177656; Hardcover; New; New; 
Both Iran and Pakistan represent two distinct patterns of political systems and navigating their relationship is a very difficult task indeed. However, new developments between them in recent years have created salutary interest among scholars of international relations to focus on their long term relationship. This book focuses on various facets of this relationship in a long term perspective by analyzing them under various phases.The period from 1947 to 2010 has been chosen to analyse this relationship, particularly from an Iranian angle, in the context of different ruling systems such as monarchy and theocracy so as to understand the overall state pattern of Iranian foreign policy. The book traces the Iranian independence in a modern state system, the entire gamut of Iranian foreign policy towards Pakistan followed under a monarchial system, an analysis of the relationship of the Islamic Republic of Iran with Pakistan from 1979 to 1989, an in-depth study that covers the period from 1990 till the current regime to understand the tone and tenor of a modified theocratic foreign policy pursued under various Iranian Presidents and its approach towards Pakistan and finally leading on to a total assessment of the relationship between the two states with some fresh and prognostic thoughts.Printed Pages: 168. 103206

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30807 Satyapal Narang
Pada Index of Classical Sanskrit Poems, Vol. I
Nag Publishers; Delhi, India; 1998; 8170814243; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 924. 103916

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30808 Satyapal Narang (Ed.)
Kalidasa: A Fresh
Nag Publishers; Delhi, India; 1997; 817081362X; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 642. 103901

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30809 Satyapal Srivast
Bharatiya Sanskriti ke Vividh Aayam (in Hindi)
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8183152813; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 236. 111324

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30810 Satyaprakash
Assam: A Select Bibliography 1962-1978
Indian Documentation Service; New Delhi, India; 1976; First Edition; Hard Cover; Fine; Torn; 14.5 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed pages: 100. 016888

Price: 10.00 USD
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30811 Satyaprakash and Balbhadra Prasad Mishra
Standard English-Hindi Dictionary
Hindi Sahitya Sammelan; Prayag, Allahabad, India; 1998; Third Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Good; 23 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 1625 Chipped dust-jacket. 035675

Price: 95.00 USD
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30812 Satyaprakash; Introduction By Dr H.L. Chitkara
The Homoeopathic Medicine: Selections from Journals, Volume 1
Rational Life Publications; Gurgaon, Haryana; 1987; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 569. 025998

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30813 Satyarth Nayak
The Emperor's Riddles
Amaryllis; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789381506455; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 398. 038945

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30814 Satyavan P. Kanal
The Ethics of Devatma
Dev Samaj Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 1973; First Edition; Paperback; Good; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 326. Chipped cover. 022554

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30815 Satyavati S. Jhaveri
The Presidency in Indonesia: Dilemmas of Democracy
Popular Prakashan; Mumbai, India; 1975; First Edition; Hard Cover; Good; Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 332. Chipped cover. Bumped corners. Slight foxing. 020659

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30816 Satyavrat Varma
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789380943534; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 216. 113558

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30817 Satyavrat Varma
Mandana and His Works: An Appraisal
Eastern Book Linkers; Delhi, India; 2008; 8178541475; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 

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30818 Satyavrata Patel
The Marxian Mirage: An Inquiry into the Origin, Nature and Ideal of Marxism
New Horizon Publishers; Baroda, India; 1971; First Edition; Hardcover; Good; Fair; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 254. Chipped dust jacket. Bumped corners. 019512

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30819 Satyavrata Samasrami Bhattacharyya (ed.)
Samaveda Samhita with the Commentary of Sayana Acharya, 5 Vols.
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1983; 8121501482; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Set of 5 vols. 024041

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30820 Satyen Mohapatra
Delhi: A City of Museums
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8129108305; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 29 Cm 
Printed Pages: 175 with numerous colour illustrations. 033740

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30821 Satyendra K. Sen Chib (author) & Late Ustad Ali Akbar Khan (frwd)
Companion to North Indian Classical Music
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8121510902; Second Revised and Enlarged Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
With growing interest in North Indian classical music, both in India and abroad, and inspite of several books on specific topics which have appeared in recent times, there was a need for a comprehensive reference book in English which would give adequate and precise information on various aspects of North Indian or Hindustani classical music at one place. For general readers, students, and practising musicians, the Companion to North Indian Classical Music has served to fill this gap. With more than 1200 entries, this book gives, in an intelligible and straightforward manner, information about various ragas of Hindustani classical music and their scales and performance times, tals used, their structure and ethos, nomenclature and terms in currency; historical background and development of forms, and various genres and gharanas: biographical notes about outstanding artists and performers, both vocalists and instrumentalists of the twentieth century along with performers ascending with the twenty-first century. It also includes musicologists of note, and information about various musical instruments and their evolution. Some notations used in this book have been revised. The Appendices include a comprehensive list of ragas and their scales, etc. and the Discography (App. D) gives details of cassettes and CDs to facilitate listening to good music, and performances by maestros. Besides correcting some errors and providing for omissions, this second revised edition of the Companion includes new material. Printed Pages: 542. 037325

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30822 Satyendra Patnaik (ed.)
Glimpses of Tribal Issues
Sundeep Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8175741945; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 294. 032808

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30823 Satyendra Prasad Mishra
Yoga and Ayurveda (The Kashi Sanskrit Series: 265)
Chaukhamba Publications; New Delhi, India; 1996; Second Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 182. 100580

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30824 Satyendra Prasad Misra
Ahoratra: Bhishma Pitamah Ke Jivan Avem Prakaram Katha Par Adharit
Sharada Publishing House; Delhi, India; 2014; 8185616922; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 150. 102743

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30825 Satyesh C. Chakraborty
Energy Opportunities and Social Responsibility
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 8184950004; Softcover; New; 
Energy is an indispensable resource that is required to run the economy and sustain the well being of people. The rapidly developing economies of Third World countries like China and India need to generate increasing amounts of energy as they grow. However, the situation has become complicated after discovery of the functional linkages between CO2 emission from fossil fuels like coal and petroleum. Hence, there is a global search for carbon free energy technology.Generation of energy is both a technological issue as well as a social commitment. The author has addressed these issues covering all major methods of energy generation. He believes that without social support, the technologists cannot derive effective gains from their discoveries. While dealing with each type of technology for generation, the reciprocity between theory and social response has been maintained throughout the book.Key Features Primary focus is on India and China, their research for increasing amounts of energy resources to meet the domestic demands Presents detailed discussion both on the conventional non-renewable sources, as well as on renewable sources of energy.Printed Pages: 388. 105592

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30826 Saugata Bhaduri (trs)
Yoga-sutra of Patanjali
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2006; 8124601577; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 101. 014042

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30827 Saul Benison
Tom Rivers: Reflections on a Life in Medicine and Science
The MIT Press; Cambridge, Massachussets, USA; 1967; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Very Good; 16.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
Printed Pages: 703 with numerous b/w illustrations. Rubbed and torn dust-jacket. Price clipped. 009059

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30828 Saul Carliner
An Overview of On-Line Learning
Jaico Publishing House; Delhi, India; 8179925439; Softcover; New; 
Does on-line learning confuse you? If youre like most people in the training field, including those who have already worked with on-line learning, it probably does. In An Overview of On-Line Learning Saul Carliner clears away the confusion by defining basic terms and concepts, and demonstrating how they relate to one another. This title is an excellent resource for people with an education or training background who have little experience with on-line learning. People with other backgrounds who will play a role in on-line learning, or on-line learning professionals who want an intellectual framework for the complexities of on-line learning, will also find it beneficial.Printed Pages: 128. 105605

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30829 Saul Sternberg, V. Capecchi, T. Kloek, and C.T. Leenders
Mathematics and Social Sciences I (Mathematiques et Sciences Sociales I): Proceedings of the Seminars of Menthon-Saint-Bernhard, France (1-27 July 1960) and of Gösing, Austria (3-27 July 1962)
Mouton & Co.; The Hague, The Netherlands; 1965; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 19 x 27 Cm 
Printed Pages: 482. 038190

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30830 Saulat Ali Khan
Destiny's Destination...
Bookwise; New Delhi, India; 2010; First Edition; Hard Cover with a Slipcase; New; New; 25.5 x 35.5 Cm 
Printed pages: 300 with numerous coloured photographs. 031732

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30831 Sauli Lindberg
On the Jacobian Equation and the Hardy Space H¹(C)
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 2015; 9514110765; New; 
Printed Pages: 64. 116444

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30832 Saumitra Chakravarty (ed.)
Three Sides of Life: Short Stories from Bengali Women Sisters
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2007; 0195685857; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 
This selection of fifteen stories by five exceptional Bengali women writers looks at the lives of women who are neither stars nor martyrs in the feminist cause. They are voices, individual and particular, of women leading their everyday lives, nursing their joys and sorrows. These women write out of their bodies and the intimate spaces around them; they write the history and mathematics of their lives; they compose a deeper reality; they give us an atmosphere, a sky, and a house with many doorways helping us to reclaim their original energy and wonderful clarity. The manushi created by the woman writer speaks in several voices and addresses issues, emotional and psychological, that affect their lives and control their decisions: from the low-caste woman of Mahasweta Devi's story to the teenage immigrant in America of Nabaneeta Dev Sen's, from the girl child battling humiliation in Bani Basu's to the victim of marital exploitation in Ashapurna Devi's, and the women of the old-age home in Suchitra Bhattacharya's tale. These women form a small strong chorus, which testifies that women's writing is more than a literary act it is imagining a world into being. It is through the battles that they must fight daily that the women explore their emotional, social, and economic selfhood. The stories, at once linear and circular, offer fewer closures than the work of male writers, and carry with them the echoes of loss. 019709

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30833 Saumya Dey
Becoming Hindus and Muslims: Reading the Cultural Encounter in Bengal: 1342-1905
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 8121512905; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
This book begins by interrogating the assumption that coherent religious identities emerged in the Indian subcontinent only in the nineteenth century, when the colonial state initiated the census and made it necessary for Indians determinately to identify themselves as Hindus or Muslims. The author studies the medieval Bengali kavyas and discerns the beginnings of religious identities in them. The kavyas, thus, he argues, formed an emotional inheritance which impacted the literature and sense of history which emerged in colonial Bengal under European influence. In the second-half of the nineteenth century, this new literature, teamed with a freshly acquired historical consciousness, demonstrated the various ways in which the contemporary Hindu and Muslim intelligentsia tried to make sense of each other. In the process, the literature of the period, the book suggests, both reflected and aided the gradual ‘becoming’ of Hindus and Muslims as political communities. Printed Pages: 313. 038553

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30834 Saumya Kaushik
Daughter of a Drunkard Monk
Omji Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789384028138; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
"Daughter of a Drunkard Monk" is Saumya Kaushiksdebut novel, being a hard-core feminist the writer has penned down the adversities faced by women in a male patriarchal society The book picks out those issues which prevail in the society and are forgotten down in the papers and news. "DODM" is the story of the protagonist which can be any ordinary girl in similar situation. What, however, appears extraordinary is the grit and courage and confidence with which the protagonist faces all verities of adversities, many of which are simply reflections of her 'gender' and the societal/ patriarchal attitude towards girls in 'such/ similar' situations. 107043

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30835 Saumyendranath Tagore
Raja Rammohun Roy (Makers of Indian Literature Series)
Sahitya Akademi; New Delhi, India; 1977; Second Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 63. Slightly rubbed cover. 025457

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30836 Saumyendranath Tagore
Rammohun Roy: His Role in Indian Renaissance
The Asiatic Society; Calcutta, India; 1975; Reprint; Hardcover; Good; Good; 15 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 109. Slightly scratched dust jacket. 013969

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30837 Saurabh Dube
After Conversion: Cultural Histories of Modern India
Yoda Press; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8190618660; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 224 with 8 colour plates. 032606

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30838 Saurabh Dube
Stitches on Time: Colonial Textures and Postcolonial Tangles
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2004; 0195668375; First Indian Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 16.5 Cms x 25 Cms 
"Modernity has defined itself against enchantment, yet continually produced new enchantments. Saurabh Dube helpfully establishes this pattern, and especially sheds light on the ways in which colonial and postcolonial power relationships are interwoven with spriritual meanings. He rightly and persuasively brings such apparently marginal actors as evangelical missionaries and native Indian Christians onto center stage, and he does so with grace, lucidity, and insight." -- Craid Calhoun, President, Social Science Research Council "Saurabh Dube's book will make a signal contribution to the political and theoretical legacy of South Asian subaltern studies. Based at he Colegio de Mexico and in conversation with scholars and intellectuals based in Latin America, Dube's book will enhance the dialogue between Latin American critical social thought and subaltern studies already underway. Historically grounded and theoretically sophisticated, Stitches on Time conveys the felling of a new gaze in the tradition of subaltern studies, an awareness of a daily life out of place in relation to the subject of scholarly pursuit." -- Walter D. Mignolo, Duke University Destined to become a key work of subaltern studies and a crucial intervention in postcolonial scholarship, Stitches on Time probes the relationships between empire and modernity, nation and history, the colonial and the postcolonial, and power and difference. Saurabh Dube combines history and anthropology to provide critical understandings of the theory and practice of historical ethnography and contemporary historiography. Drawing on extensive archival research and innovative fieldwork as well as political economy and social theory--including considerations of gender--he unpacks the implications of specific Indian pasts from the middle of the nineteenth century through the end of the twentieth century. Dube provides incisive accounts of the interactions between North American evangelical missio naries and Christian converts of central India, and between colonial legal systems and the Indian popular laws. He reflects on the difficulties of history writing by considering the production and reception of recent Hindu nationalist histories. Assessing the work of the South Asian Subaltern Studies Collective, he offers substantial critical readings of major writings by Ranajit Guha, Dipesh Chakrabarty, Partha Chatterjee, and others. Dube develops the concept and practice of a "history without warranty" as a means of rigorously rethinking categories such as modernity, colonialism, the West, the postcolonial, and the nation. Printed Pages: 276. 003091

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30839 Saurabh Dube and Anupama Rao (eds)
Crime Through Time (Themes in Indian History)
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2012; 0198077610; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Part of the prestigious Themes in Indian History series, this book deals with notions, ideas, and concepts of crime and justice from the eighteenth to the twentieth century. Divided into four sections, the first deals with the pre-colonial period with its decentralized law and justice system. The second addresses the colonial period and cites the administrative and legal changes during that period like legal codifications, policing, tattooing and other technologies identification. The section on subaltern legalities studies customary laws and their negotiations with colonial laws. The final section studies the nature of crimes in post-independence India, and discusses issues like violence on Dalits and minorities. This book will be of great interest to scholars and students of modern Indian history, sociology, and cultural studies. Salient Features Comprehensive coverage of pre-colonial to more recent times. Includes landmark writings on crime. Covers laws, judiciary, policing, crime, criminals, Dalits, minorities, and violence. About the Author Anupama Rao is Associate Professor of History at Barnard College at Columbia University, New York. She is also Fellow of Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University. Saurabh Dube is Professor of History at the Center of Asian and African Studies at El Colegio de Mexico, Mexico City. Table of Contents Series Note Preface Acknowledgements Introduction Part I. Precolonial Premonitions 1. Sumit Guha: Wrongs and Rights in the Maratha Country: Antiquity, Custom and Power in Eighteenth-century India 2. Malavika Kasturi: The Bandit as King Part II. Colonial Concerns 3. Scott Alan Kugle: Framed, Blamed and Renamed: The Recasting of Islamic Jurisprudence in Modern Asian Studies 4. Sanjay Nigam: Disciplining and Policing the 'Criminals by Birth': Development of a Disciplinary System, 1871-1900 5. Radhika Singha: Criminal Communities 6. Rajnarayan Chandavarkar: Police and Public Order 7. Anand A. Yang: Disciplining 'Natives': Prisons and Prisoners in Early Nineteenth Century India 8. David Arnold: The Self and the Cell: Indian Prison Narratives as Life Histories Part III. Legalities and Illegalities 9. Ranajit Guha: Ambiguity 10. Padma Anagol: The Emergence of Feminism in India, 1850-1920 11. Saurabh Dube: Telling Tales Part IV. Postcolonial Predilections 12. Rajeswari Sunder Rajan: Outlaw Woman: The Politics of Phoolan Devi 13. Anupama Rao: Death of a Kotwal: The Injurious Politics of Recognition 14. Tanika Sarkar: Semiotics of Terror: Muslim Children and Women in Hindu Rashtra Annotated Bibliography Notes on Contributors Printed Pages: 424. 037467

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30840 Saurav Mohapatra
The Way of the Warrior: The Legend of Abhimanyu
Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.; Delhi, India; 2014; 0143332937; Softcover; New; Vinay Brahmania 
‘The voices speak of a coming war ... an impending maelstrom of death and carnage’ The Kurukshetra war has begun—leaving bloodshed and havoc in its way. Watching the action is the young warrior-prince Abhimanyu. Seen to be the true heir to his father, the legendary archer Arjuna, he can’t wait to prove himself like his uncles and the great warriors beside him. On the thirteenth day he gets his chance. Written by Saurav Mohapatra of the Witchblade and Devi comics fame and illustrated by Vinay Brahmania, this graphic novel, rendered in a breathtaking cinematic style, recreates one of the most exciting episodes from the Mahabharata in a never-seen-before way.Printed Pages: 96. 103432

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30841 Saurav Mohapatra & Vivek Shinde
Mumbai Confidential
Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.; Delhi, India; 2014; 0143333356; Softcover; New; 
Five years ago, Arjun Kadam was a cop, a rising star in the ranks of the Mumbai Encounter Squad. A tragic event sends him spiralling into depression and drug abuse and Kadam is reduced to a pale shadow of his former self when he is the victim of a hit-and-run that also claims the life of a street urchin.Waking from a month-long coma, Kadam is determined to catch the culprit. He’s rapidly sucked into the deep, dark heart of Mumbai, from the glitzy tinsel of Bollywood, to the dank depths of the Mumbai Underworld, where the line between the police and the criminals has been blurred beyond recognition. Obsessed with his mission, Kadam sets off a desperate gambit of deadly intrigue and deception that pits him against the very machine of violence and corruption he once helped create.Printed Pages: 144. 103427

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30842 Savi Sharma
Everyone Has A Story
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789386036759; Softcover; New; 

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30843 Savio Abreu & Rudolf. C. Heredia (Eds.)
Goa 2011: Reviewing and Recovering Fifty Years
Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789351250708; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book is the outcome of the national seminar, “Goa 2011: Reviewing and Recovering 50 years”, organised on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Goa’s liberation from Portuguese rule. The seminar intended as the first of a series of multi-disciplinary seminars on Goan themes and issues, was convened by the Xavier Centre of Historical Research (XCHR) and the Thomas Stephens Konknni Kendr (TSKK) to begin a process of self-education and knowledge-creation to comprehend how the people of this state have shaped and directed their post-colonial history and how specific socio-political and cultural contexts have influenced that contemporary history. The book underlines the rapid and at times traumatic social changes Goan Society is undergoing today. Whether it be in regard to the construction of their past or the preservation of their culture, including that of the subalterns and the marginalized; whether in controversies over their collective identity as Goans, expressed in their language or their politics, whether in relation to the land and its commodification by the market or its objectification with unsustainable development; whether in the search for a relevant education or the struggles of civil society movements—everywhere there is evidence of the complex and multiple impact of rapid change at various levels. What surely is the need of the hour is now to find a horizon of hope within which to understand our world so as to be able to change it as subjects, rather than just coping with it as objects of our own history. Printed Pages: 260. 112304

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30844 Savita Devi
Lotus/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 8174361219; Hardcover; New; New; 
In this book of reminiscences and records, Savita Devi along with Vibha S. Chauhan, lovingly and painstakingly traces the journey of her mother's life - the life of the legendary Hindustani classical singer Siddheshwari Devi. The authors describe in detail Siddheshwari's rise from an uncared-for orphan in her aunt's house in Banares to a famous classical singer and recipient of the Padmashree. The book takes readers through the gamut of her life; its struggles and glories; the rich and varied styles of music of the Banares gharana that she perfected; her interactions with other artists who gave shape and colour to Indian classical music. We glimpse the birth and evolution of a brilliant singer; we travel with her through her long years of riaz under her gurus; we applaud her when she performs and reveals nuances of thumri gayaki hitherto unknown; we suffer with her in her many sorrows, rejoice with her when she tastes success both in her personal and professional life. In this exhaustive and definitive biography of a great vocalist, the authors show us closely the angst, hardships, joys and sensibilities that are at the core of a true artist. Printed Pages: 136. 108548

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30845 Savita Kumari
Tombs of Delhi: Sultanate Period; Foreword By Dr B.R.Mani
Bharatiya Kala Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2006; 8180901130; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 23 Cms x 28 Cms 
Printed pages: 92 alongwith 35 figs. and 76 coloured plates. 016308

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30846 Savita Sharma
Imperial Punch-marked Coins of Ancient India: A Case Study of Sarai Dangri Hoard, Varanasi
Aryan Books International; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8173055467; Hardcover; New; New; 
"India’s indigenous coinage is rich and varied, distinguished by regional, cultural and linguistic features and representing imperial and political associations. The class of coins that finds frequent mention in ancient Indian epigraphs and literary sources is the karsapana. Karsapana, also known as Purana or Dharana, are the punch-marked coins which were in circulation throughout ancient India. Many hoards of silver punch-marked coins have been located in sites all over the country. Its widespread availability suggests that it was a standard medium of exchange from about the 6th century bce. 110401

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30847 Savita Singh
Decisive Indian Battles and Wars: From Kurukshetra to Kargil
Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 8126920076; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 200. 107111

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30848 Savitri L. Bess
The Path of the Mother
New Age Books; New Delhi, India; 2003; 8178221365; First Indian Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 430. 023887

Price: 5.75 USD
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30849 Savitri Rout
Women Pioneers of Oriya Literature
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 8120825462; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 97. 030704

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30850 Savitri Saxena
Geographical Survey of the Puranas
Nag Publishers; Delhi, India; 1995; 8170813336; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 816. 103884

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30851 Savitri V. Kumar
The Pauranic Lore of Holy Water-places with special Reference to Skanda Purana
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1983; 8121501474; First Edition; Cloth; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
The present work is based on an extensive and critical study of the legends connected with Holy water-places. Mythological, historical, geographical and scientific study of the legends is interesting and thought provoking. The Skanda Purana (1000 AD to 700 BC) has been made the basis of this study as amongst all, this work deals with this topic most elaborately and covers almost all the tirthas referred to in various texts. Most of the legends have been studied critically and a comparative study has been done from the Vedas, Brahmanas, Upanisads, Epics and other Puranas. Various other mythologies such as Egyptian, Iranian, Greek, North American, African, Babylonian, Roman, Mexican etc. have also been compared to. The imminent purpose of the talks has been studied under various motifs. The author's psycho-scientific method of analysis and interpretation makes the work extremely fascinating and informative. The author has also drawn attention to the medical analysis of various water-tirthas. The work is a valuable addition to the Pauranic and mythological literature. Printed Pages: 351. 012907

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30852 Sayadaw U. Tejaniya
When Awareness Becomes Natural: A Guide to Cultivating Mindfulness in Everyday Life
Shambhala Publication/TBI; New Delhi, India; 2016; 1611803071; Softcover; New; 
The flame of wisdom can be kindled in the midst of any life, even one that might seem too full of personal and professional commitments to allow for it. Such is the teaching of Sayadaw U Tejaniya, who himself learned to cultivate awareness in the raucous years he spent in the Burmese textile business before taking his final monastic ordination at the age of thirty-six. Train yourself to be aware of the clinging and aversion that arise in any situation, he teaches. If you can learn to do that, calm and deep insight will naturally follow. It’s a method that works as well for sorting the laundry or doing data entry as it does in formal sitting meditation. “The object of attention is not really important,” he teaches, “the observing mind that is working in the background to be aware is of real importance. If the observing is done with the right attitude, any object is the right object.” Printed Pages: 208. 112030

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30853 Sayagyi U Ba Khin, 1899-1971 with Commentary By S.N. Goenka
The Clock of Vipassana Has Struck: A Tribute to the Saintly Life and Legacy of a Lay Master of Vipassana Meditation
Vipassana Research Institute; Nashik, India; 2003; 8174142355; First Edition; Paperback; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 244. 002113

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30854 Sayid Ghulam Mustafa Shah and Asko Parpola (eds.)
Corpus of Indus Seals and Inscriptions: Volume II: Collections in Pakistan
Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia; Helsinki, Finland; 1991; 9514105567; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 22 Cms x 31 Cms 
Printed Pages: 480 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 027854

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30855 Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari; Translated By Hamid Algar
God and His Attributes: Lessons on Islamic Doctrine
Islamic Education Center; Potomac, MD, USA; 1989; 1871031079; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 15 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 206. 008919

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30856 Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari; Translated By Hamid Algar
God and His Attributes: Lessons on Islamic Doctrine (Book Two)
Islamic Education Center; Potomac, MD, USA; 1871031354; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 15 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 195. 008920

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30857 Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari; Translated By Hamid Algar
God and His Attributes: Lessons on Islamic Doctrine (Book Three)
Islamic Education Center; Potomac, MD, USA; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 15 Cms x 22 Cms 
Printed Pages: 251. 008924

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30858 Sa’diyya Shaikh
Sufi Narratives of Intimacy: Ibn ’Arabi, Gender, and Sexuality
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8121512557; First Indian Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Thirteenth-century Sufi poet, mystic, and legal scholar Muhyi al-Din ibn al-‘Arabi gave deep and sustained attention to gender as integral to questions of human existence and moral personhood. Reading his works through a critical feminist lens, Sa’diyya Shaikh opens fertile spaces in which new and creative encounters with gender justice in Islam can take place. Grounding her work in Islamic epistemology, Shaikh attends to the ways in which Sufi metaphysics and theology might allow for fundamental shifts in Islamic gender ethics and legal formulations, addressing wide-ranging contemporary challenges including questions of women’s rights in marriage and divorce, the politics of veiling, and women’s leadership of ritual prayer. Shaikh deftly deconstructs traditional binaries between the spiritual and the political, private conceptions of spiritual development and public notions of social justice, and the realms of inner refinement and those of communal virtue. Drawing on the treasured works of Sufism. Shaikh raises a number of critical questions about the nature of selfhood, subjectivity, spirituality, and society to contribute richly to the prospects of Islamic feminism as well as feminist ethics more broadly. Printed Pages: 285. 037627

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30859 Scala Publishers
Goa and the Great Mughal
Scala Publishers; 2011; 1857596935; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 240. 037689

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30860 Scharada Bail
The Hanuman Heart
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 128.. 012058

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30861 Scharada Dubey
Bol Bam: Approaches To Shiva
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789383260539; Softcover; New; 
Faith remains strong, even in the midst of devastation. We are stimulated daily by constant reminders of God around us, says Scharada Dubey. There are the daily calls to prayer, devotional songs, calendar pictures, roadside shrines, but it is pilgrimages that are the most visible way in which faith is expressed. A yatra is essentially a shared spiritual journey and the writer has undertaken many of her own, particularly to places central to the worship of Shiva. ‘Shiva’s wild, untamed manifestation resonates strongly with millions of people who still, willy-nilly, in close contact with the features and forces of nature,she says, explaining her choice of subject.To some, this choice seemed an odd one, since there are many reasons for non-belief today. But Dubey chooses not to turn her back on ‘such cultural riches’. Large numbers of people move about the country, in obedience to the rhythm of a seasonal call that their forefathers have answered. This book seeks to explore several such ‘yatras’through the particular prism of Shiva worship. Shiva occupies a unique place in the Hindu pantheon as a deity equally close to the hearts of vagrants and addicts, the disabled and the no-hopers and to the more empowered sections of society. Perceptions of Shiva and of his worshippers provide the conversational cues for interviews with the people whose accounts and words enrich this book. In it, readers will meet pilgrims and priests, public administrators and all mainstream or marginal participants in journeys undertaken to please their god. Dubey joins the throng around Shiva, observing, listening, absorbing the deep, quiet enchantment of faith. 109624

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30862 Schauman-Lönnqvist
Finskt Museum 1994
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 1997; 1408708981; New; 
Artiklar: Petro Pesonen, Stenåldersboplatserna i Kittilä kyrkby i Lappland; Marianne Schauman-Lönnqvist, En merovingertida vapengrav från Vemo i Egentliga Finland; Juri Küttner, Problematiken kring Kotka ortodoxa kyrkans byggnadshistoria och första arkitekt. Printed Pages: 78. 114169

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30863 Schauman-Lönnqvist
Finskt Museum 1992
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 1994; 9519057145; New; 
Innehåll: Simo Vanhatalo, Ett märkligt boplatsfynd – en fibula från bronsåldern; Anna-Liisa Hirviluoto, Ett gravfynd från järnåldern på Hiisimäki i Halikko; Tuukka Talvio, Ett dirhemfynd från Sund, Åland; Juhan Maiste, Die Renaissance in Tallinn. Ein neuer "Stil" in der alten Hansestadt; Sirkku Pihlman, Begravningar i Åbo under slutet av 1500-talet och början av 1600-talet. Tolkningsproblem kring Helgeandskyrkans gravar. Printed Pages: 99. 114175

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30864 Scot McKendrick
The History of Alexander the Great: An Illuminated Manuscript of Vasco Da Lucena's French Translation of the Ancient Text By Quintus Curtius Rufus
The J. Paul Getty Museum; Los Angeles, California, USA; 1996; 0892363711; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 35 Cms x 45 Cms 
Printed Pages: 116 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations and maps. 003225

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30865 Scott C. Levi (Author) & Gurcharan Das (Frwd)
Caravans: Indian Merchants on the Silk Road (The Story of Indian Business)
Allen Lane/Penguin Books; New Delhi, India; 2015; 0670087300; Hardcover; New; New; 13 x 20 Cm 
Caravans tells the fascinating story of tens of thousands of intrepid Multani and Shikarpuri merchants who risked everything to travel great distances and spend years of their lives pursuing their fortunes in foreign lands.From the sixteenth through the nineteenth centuries, these merchants lived as 'guests' in cities and villages across Afghanistan, Central Asia, Iran and Russia. Setting aside beliefs that caravan traders were simple peddlers, Scott C. Levi examines the sophisticated techniques these merchants used to convert a modest amount of merchandise into vast portfolios of trade and moneylending ventures.Caravans also challenges the notion that the rising tide of European trade in the Indian Ocean usurped the overland 'Silk Road' trade and pushed Central Asia into economic isolation. In fact, as Levi shows, it was at precisely the same historical moment that thousands of Multanis began making their way to Central Asia, linking the early modern Indian and Central Asian economies closer together than ever before. Printed Pages: 254. 107401

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30866 Scott D. Sagan (ed.)
Inside Nuclear South Asia
Foundation Books; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8175967625; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 150 x 230 Mm 
Printed Pages: 291. 034018

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30867 Scott Edelstein
The User's Guide to Spiritual Teachers
Wisdom/TBI; New Delhi, India; 2017; 0861716108; Softcover; New; 
The User’s Guide to Spiritual Teachers is a necessary book for anyone who has, or wants to have, a spiritual teacher—regardless of faith or tradition. This book addresses concerns that many of us have on the spiritual path, including how to find a spiritual teacher, how to manage expectations about what they can do, and what to do when you realize you’re in a dangerous relationship with one. Spiritual teachers of all traditions will themselves find this book incredibly useful as they reflect on how they benefit their students or may be overstepping their boundaries and actually creating harm. This is your place to look for information, inspiration, sanity, and words of caution. Printed Pages: 182. 112655

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30868 Scott G. Paris
Propositional Logical Thinking and Comprehension of Language Connectives: A Developmental Analysis
Mouton & Co.; The Hague, The Netherlands; 1975; 9027933731; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
Printed Pages: 101. Janua Linguarum Series Minor: 216. 006156

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30869 Scott Kugle
Sufis and Saints' Bodies: Mysticism, Corporeality & Sacred Power in Islam
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8121512042; First Indian Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Islam is often described as abstract, ascetic, and uniquely disengaged from the human body. Scott Kugle refutes this assertion in the first full study of Islamic mysticism as it relates to the human body. Examining Sufi conceptions of the body in religious writings from the late fifteenth through the nineteenth century, Kugle demonstrates that literature from this era often treated saints' physical bodies as sites of sacred power. Sufis and Saints' Bodies focuses on six important saints from Sufi communities in North Africa and South Asia. Kugle singles out a specific part of the body to which each saint is frequently associated in religious literature. The saints' bodies, Kugle argues, are treated as symbolic resources for generating religious meaning, communal solidarity, and the experience of sacred power. In each chapter, Kugle also features a particular theoretical problem, drawing methodologically from religious studies, anthropology, studies of gender and sexuality, theology, feminism, and philosophy. Bringing a new perspective to Islamic studies, Kugle shows how an important Islamic tradition integrated myriad understandings of the body in its nurturing role in the material, social, and spiritual realms. Printed Pages: 368 with 4 figures and 1 map. 029121

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30870 Scott Kugle
When Sun Meets Moon: Gender, Eros, and Ecstasy in Urdu Poetry
Kaveri Book Service; New Delhi, India; 2016; 8125063153; Hardcover; New; New; 

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30871 Scott Shane (ed.)
Handbook of Technology and Innovation Management
Wiley; New York ,USA; 2008; 1405127910; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 170 x 250 Mm 
Printed Pages: 500. 024981

Price: 149.95 USD
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30872 Scott Stratten
Unmarketing: Stop Marketing, Start Engaging
Times Group Books; New Delhi, India; 2011; 8126529849; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book shows people how to create a mindset and systems that perpetually attract the right customers. Instead of teaching the tired method of Push & Pray method (pushing out marketing messages, and praying people buy), UnMarketing focuses on the Pull & Stay technique (pulling your market towards you and staying/engaging with them, so when they have the need for your product/service, you're the logical choice). Marketing isn't a task, a role or speciality. It helps all professionals realize that every single time a potential customer comes across a point of engagement with your company -- you are marketing.Printed Pages: 272. 104944

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30873 Scott T. Young
Essentials of Operations Management
Sage Publications; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8132102436; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Covering the most critical topics and strategies in the field, Essentials of Operations Management provides business students with the most up-to-date coverage of modern topics not always found in other texts, such as human resources in operations, facility location, "green" operations, and the balanced scorecard approach to operations. Author Scott T Young draws on his many years of teaching experience at both the undergraduate and MBA levels to provide the essential content necessary for success in operations—in an affordable text. Key Features -Includes a complete chapter (Chapter 4) on managing the operations workforce—an important topic for the well-rounded operations manager -Applies "The Balanced Scorecard" approach to operations in Chapter 5, introducing students to a performance measure that balances customer, internal process, and learning and growth measures against traditional financial measures -Covers sustainable operations in Chapter 7, including discussions of "green" operations and why they are important for any new operations manager -Includes end-of-chapter projects and exercises that help students apply concepts to real-life situations -Provides students with ample review opportunities through additional end-of-chapter features such as review questions, key terms, and summary points Essentials of Operations Management is appropriate for undergraduate or MBA students taking Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, or Operations Strategy courses in schools of business. Printed Pages: 456. 028550

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30874 Seami Brahmananda
Across the Himalayas: Men, Mountains and Myths
Dominant Publishers and Distributors; New Delhi, India; 2003; 8178880903; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 374. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. 019856

Price: 14.95 USD
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30875 Seamus Hegarty and Mithu Alur (eds)
Education with Children with Special Needs: From Segregation to Inclusion
Sage Publications; New Delhi, India; 2002; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
This important book discusses the principles and practice of moving from segregated education to integration and then inclusion in the context of educating children with disabilities in present day India. The actions to be taken are examined at two levels: the level of the system and that of the school. The contributors accordingly discuss a number of important issues including legislative measures, administrative and financial support, equality of opportunities, teacher training, classroom organisation, curriculum modification and parental involvement. Examples of inclusive schooling at work are also provided. Printed Pages: 228. 028682

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30876 Sean Carroll
Maailmanlopun Hiukkanen
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 2015; 952598527X; New; 
Ymmärryksemme maailmankaikkeudesta otti valtavan askeleen eteenpäin, kun Higgsin hiukkanen havaittiin Cernin LHC-hiukkaskiihdyttimen avulla 2012. Higgsin bosoni kumpuaa kaikkialla avaruudessa vallitsevasta Higgsin kentästä. Ilman tätä kenttää ei olisi atomeja, ei ainetta eikä elämää, vain irrallisia hiukkasia poukkoilemassa pitkin maailmankaikkeutta. LHC kurkisti sellaiseen osaan luontoa, jota ei ollut koskaan aiemmin havaittu. Sean Carroll avaa alkeishiukkasten maailmaa elävästi ja havainnollisesti. Maailmanlopun hiukkanen on myös kertomus ihmisistä löydön takana ja maailman suurimmasta ja monimutkaisimmasta koskaan rakennetusta laitteesta, LHC:stä. Printed Pages: 351. 114350

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30877 Sean Kissane and Johan Pijnappel (eds)
Nalini Malani
Edizioni Charta; Milano, Italy; 2007; 8881586444; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; 21.5 x 30.5 Cm 
Printed Pages: 141 with numerous colour illustrations. 021560

Price: 56.00 USD
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30878 Sean Michael Wilson
The 47 Ronin: A Graphic Novel
Shambhala Publication/TBI; New Delhi, India; 1611801370; Softcover; New; 
Here is the first historically accurate graphic-novel version of a legendary event in Japanese history. In the eighteenth century, forty-seven samurai avenged the death of their master in a plot involving over two years of secrecy. After succeeding in their mission, the masterless samurai all committed ritual suicide. The story, which is a national legend, remains a most potent example of Japan’s deeply rooted cultural imperatives of honor, persistence, loyalty, and sacrifice, and of bushido—the samurai code. Printed Pages: 160. 110854

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30879 Seán Ó Súilleabhaín & Reidar Th. Christiansen (Authors)
The Types of the Irish Folktale (Folklore Fellows Communications 188)
Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Academia Scientiarum Fennica)/Bookstore Tiedekirja; Helsinki, Finland; New; 
Printed Pages: 349. 113968

Price: 125.00 USD
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30880 Seán Ó. Súilleabháin
The Types of the Irish Folktale
Bookstore Tiedekirja; Finland; 2003; 9514109384; New; 
The Types of the Irish Folktale, originally published in 1963, gives the non-Irish reader a useful picture of Irish folktales. The type catalogue is based on a vast volume of material representing both printed sources and archival manuscripts. Printed Pages: 347. 115099

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30881 Sean S. Costigan
Links in the Chain: Environmental Concerns for the Global Economy and International Security
KW Publishers; New Delhi, India; 2011; 9789380502847; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
From the extraction and exploitation of natural resources, to the production of goods and their movement around the world all the way to consumption, the environment impacts every link of the supply chain. This paper will focus on expectations of what the future may resemble, examining current indicators related to such concerns as sea level rise, extreme weather events, climate change, economics, political security and their overall impacts for Asia, Europe and North America.Printed Pages: 22. 104363

Price: 1.20 USD
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30882 Sebastian Alackapally
Being and Meaning
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 8120818032; First Edition; New; 

Price: 9.10 USD
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30883 Sebastian Carri
Consciousness and Individuality in the Advaita Vedanta of Shankara
Global Vision Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8182206413; Hardcover; New; New; 

Price: 12.15 USD
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30884 Sebastian Cortes; Essays By Pascal Bruckner, Akash Kapur, and Amin Jaffer
Lustre Press/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2012; 8174368728; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
With numerous colour illustrations. 037036

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30885 Sebastian Faulks
Devil May Care
Penguin; London, UK; 2008; 0718154185; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Devil May Care is being published in May 2008 to celebrate the Centenary of Ian Fleming’s birth. This new instalment in the adventures of the world’s most iconic spy has been written by one of Britain’s most admired novelists, Sebastian Faulks `That a literary novelist of Faulks's calibre should take on Fleming's mantle is a fitting tribute to one of Britain's greatest thriller writers.'—Ben Macintyre, The Times `Move over Harry Potter, the published event of this year will be the new James Bond book, Devil May Care by Sebastian Faulks' —Daily Express `The biggest literary thrill of 2008' —Observer `Fans of James Bond ... are in for a vintage year' —Guardian `I fell to my knees and wept with envy and rage last week when I opened my morning newspaper to discover that Ian Fleming's estate had asked Sebastian Faulks to write the next James Bond book' —Jeremy Clarkson, Sunday Times 'My novel is meant to stand in the line of Fleming’s own books, where the story is everything.” said Faulks, “In his house in Jamaica, Ian Fleming used to write a thousand words in the morning, then go snorkelling, have a cocktail, lunch on the terrace, more diving, another thousand words in late afternoon, then more Martinis and glamorous women. In my house in London, I followed this routine exactly, apart from the cocktails, the lunch and the snorkelling.” Picking up from where Fleming left off in 1966 with The Living Daylights / Octopussy, Faulks has written the perfect continuation of the James Bond legacy. Devil May Care is set during the Cold War and features all the glamour, thrills and excitement that one would expect from any adventure involving Bond... James Bond.' Printed Pages: 320. 027754

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30886 Sebastian Karotemprel
Albizuri Among the Lyngums: A Brief History of the Catholic Mission Among the Lyngams of Northeast India
Firma KLM Private Ltd.; Calcutta, India; 1986; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Slightly Soiled Jacket; 14.5 Cms 22.5 Cms 
Printed pages: 122. 016934

Price: 4.00 USD
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30887 Sebastian Kneipp
Healing and Treatment of Diseases Through Water
Sri Satguru Publications; New Delhi, India; 8170304946; New; 

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30888 Sebastian Von Einsiedel, David M. Malone & Suman Pradhan (Eds)
Nepal in Transition: From People's War to Fragile Peace
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2012; 110765971X; Softcover; New; 
Since emerging in 2006 from a ten-year Maoist insurgency the 'People's War' Nepal has struggled with the difficult transition from war to peace from autocracy to democracy and from an exclusionary and centralized state to a more inclusive and federal one. The present volume drawing on both international and Nepali scholars and leading practitioners analyzes the context dynamics and key players shaping Nepal's ongoing peace process. While the peace process is largely domestically driven it has been accompanied by wide-ranging international involvement including initiatives in peacemaking by NGOs the United Nations and India which throughout the process wielded considerable political influence; significant investments by international donors; and the deployment of a Security Council-mandated UN field mission. This book shines a light on the limits opportunities and challenges of international efforts to assist Nepal in its quest for peace and stability and offers valuable lessons for similar endeavors elsewhere.Printed Pages: 416 with 9 b/w illustrations & 6 Tables. 101466

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30889 Sebastiao Rodrigues
Status of Adivasis/Indigenous Peoples Mining Series-1: Goa, Land, Mining and Indigenous Peoples An Overview
Aakar Books; Delhi, India; 2014; 9789350022733; First Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 70. 109034

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30890 Seema Alavi
Islam and Healing: Loss and Recovery of an Indo-Muslim Medical Tradition
Permanent Black; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8178241951; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Indo-Muslim medicine—or the Unani tradition—developed in South Asia alongside Mughal political culture. While it healed the body, it also had a profound bearing on the social fabric of the region. Seema Alavi’s book shows the nature and extent of this Islamic healing tradition’s interaction with Indian society and politics from roughly 1600 to 1900. Drawing on Persian texts for the pre-colonial phase, Alavi then moves beyond the standard colonial archive to deploy unused Urdu texts, pamphlets, local newspapers, and private family records. The result is a substantial revision of the existing historiography of Indian Islam’s encounter with Western medicine. This book represents, in fact, the first major effort at telling the story of an Islamic healing tradition and its subsequent transformation by locating it within both pre-colonial and colonial time frames. Alavi shows precisely how, in the period of high colonialism, established practitioners kept their tradition alive. Their struggles to preserve and recast the Mughal legacy, control knowledge, and consolidate doctrinaire languages of power when confronting print culture and Western education are compellingly documented and analysed. Without disprivileging the state, she demonstrates how an in-house struggle for hegemony can be as potent as external power during processes that define medical, social, and national modernity. In the present context, where West-dominant globalization demonizes both Islam and cultural alternatives, the implications of this book are profound. A pioneering work on social and medical history, it will interest all historians, students of Islam’s interaction with the West, alternative modernities, and the ancient as well as contemporary struggle of the local against the global. Printed Pages: 400. 031535

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30891 Seema Alavi (ed.)
The Eighteenth Century in India
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2007; 0195692012; First Paperback Edition; Paperback; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
The eighteenth century in India was an important period of transition and remains the subject of continuing debate among scholars of late medieval and modern Indian history. The two main debates on the eighteenth century are (1) the nature of transition from a centralized Mughal polity to the emergence of regional confederations, and (2) the nature of the transformation brought about by the increasing role of the English East India Company in the economic, commercial, and financial life of the subcontinent. The themes addressed are: the nature of Mughal polity; the decline of the Mughal empire; 'economic prosperity versus the Dark Ages' thesis; and 'the continuity versus change' thesis. This volume presents extracts and selections from the key interventions in the historiographical debates, along with an introduction and a bibliography, which provide a concise and useful survey of the field for the benefit of students. Printed Pages: 270. 010031

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30892 Seema Bawa
Gods, Men and Women: Gender and Sexuality in Early Indian Art
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2013; 8124606641; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm 
The book explores the ancient Indian art from the perspective of gender and delves into the development of engendered representation in art, with the emergence of aesthetic and sexual archetypes and stereotypes of women: goddesses, mothers, wives, nuns, semi-divine yakshis, ogresses and others by giving insights into the intention, agency and patronage patterns in early Indian art. Printed Pages: 416 with numerous colour plates. 038035

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30893 Seema Bawa, Ina Puri, B.N. Goswamy, Ralf Oestreich, Manasij Majumdar, and Sushma Bahl; Sushma Bahl (Gen. Ed.)
Black, Brown and the Blue: Shuvaprasanna
Showcase/Roli Books; New Delhi, India; 2011; 8174368272; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 254 with numerous colour illustrations. 036560

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30894 Seema Bhatt Abd Syed Liyakhat
Ecotourism Development in India: Communities, Capital and Conservation
Foundation Books in association with Centre for Environment Education; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8175965983; First Edition; Hardcover; New; 15 x 23 Cm 

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30895 Seema Bhatt and Syed Liyakhat
Environment and Development Series: Ecotourism Development in India. Communities, Capital and Conservation
Foundation Books; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8175965983; First Edition; Paperback; New; 140 x 220 Mm 
Ecotourism is a term debated upon by practitioners all over the world. The initiatives carried out in the name of ecotourism have adversely affected people and the environment. The indigenous and local communities have raised voices against such steps at local, national and international levels. However, sustainable ecotourism – tourism carried out within certain defined norms, can lead to the development of the people. Ecotourism Development in India attempts to present a comprehensive and analytical perspective on the development of ecotourism in India . This book showcases the key policies and legal frameworks linked to ecotourism development at national and international levels. The consequences of large-scale models of ecotourism in terms of responses and impacts, both negative and positive, are presented through select case studies. It is intended to facilitate effective formulation and implementation of conservation and development policies and practices. Contents About the Authors Preface 1 Tourism and Ecotourism – General Introduction 2 International Legal and Policy Frameworks 3 National Legal and Policy Frameworks 4 Ecotourism: Voices of Dissent 5 Ecotourism: Some Successful Initiatives 6 Analysis and Discussion 7 Towards Sustainable Ecotourism 8 Ecotourism: Grounds for Protest 9 Ecotourism: Glimpses of Successful Initiatives Bibliography. Printed Pages: 158. 023093

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30896 Seema Bose
To Tolerate or Not to Tolerate: A Study of Some Modern Indian Thinkers
Promilla & Co., Publishers in association with Bibliophile South Asia; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789382337218; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 151. 037978

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30897 Seema Gupta
10 Sutras for Sure-Shot Success In Exams: Simple and practical tips and innovative methods specifically created for you to excel in Exams
Unicorn Books; New Delhi, India; 8178061112; Softcover; New; 
We all want to excel in exams. As the exams approach, our apprehensions increase and we start looking for that magic wand which could help us out of this situation. We are desperate for any advice that could help us. Most of the time, we are told to work hard, harder still harder. Alas! The grades show no improvement. Hard work is certainly a vital component of success, but working systematically is the key to excelling in examinations. Printed Pages: 162. 108214

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30898 Seema Gupta
Correct Manners and Etiquette
V & S Publishers; New Delhi, India; 9789381384152; Softcover; New; 
The book deals exhaustively with the varied nuances of etiquette and good manners for all important occassions. A handy guide for all age-groups to constantly cultivate the acumen of polished behaviour to outshine in all spheres of life. Children are inquisitive and imitative by nature. let their perception absorb the bonhomie, cheerfulness and courtesy all around for an overall growth of their personalities. Printed Pages: 156. 108668

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30899 Seema Gupta
A Woman's Guide to Personality Development: Know Your Strengths and Weakness and, Become a Perfect Women...
V & S Publishers; New Delhi, India; 9789381384480; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 136. 108690

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30900 Seema Gupta
Baby Care & Child Health Problems
V & S Publishers; New Delhi, India; 9789381588758; Softcover; New; 
It is a fact that Baby Care begins right from the day or before a woman conceives. We all know that a mother plays the most significant role in a child `s life. So, in order to bring a new life on this earth, a woman must be physically and mentally ready to go through the pleasures and pain of the nine-month long pregnancy and the precautions and care that she should take throughout this period to give birth to a healthy and happy baby. Baby Care & Child Health Problems presents complete and exhaustive information about the various facets of Pregnancy, how a baby grows inside the mother `s womb and finally comes out of the mother `s body as a newborn with a bundle of joy for everyone in the family. It also deals in detail how an expectant mother should get ready by making a list and collecting all the essential items required for her and her baby before his/her arrival in the family. The book is different from other Baby Care books as it explains in a unique and stepwise manner the various phases of a mother `s life with the newborn, i.e., the first few weeks when a baby routine has to be planned, then the first three to six months, the food habits and ways of feeding, the sleeping patterns and duration, baby diapers, types of baby diapers and their correct usage, bathing the baby, keeping him/her in a clean and hygienic surrounding, etc. It also deals elaborately how to clean the baby `s hair, skin, nose, ears, trim his/her nails, the application of oil or cream on the baby `s body by a light massage, etc., in a detailed and systematic manner. Well, that `s not all. The book also provides valuable information regarding Premature Baby Care, i.e., care of the child which is born before the due period of nine months, his/her feeding habits, growth chart, health problems and various other needs with special tips from specialists and pediatricians. How to deal with the common health problems, such as flu, teething fever, common cold, nappy rash, loose motions or constipation, vomiting and asthma. The vaccinations that are required for chicken pox, jaundice, measles, meningitis, etc., have also been explained thoroughly in this book. Hence, it will certainly serve as a complete guide and handbook for all those expecting mothers and the ones who have newly stepped into motherhood. Printed Pages: 200. 108724

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