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Lynsdale Raj

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106550

ISBN: 9789383098583

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John Lynsdale was born to be the King of England. Deprived of his birthright by a weak father and a scheming woman, John follows his repetitive dream to India, a land of opportunity riven by little men squabbling for power. In Britain, too, the restless Scots want their own king, the common people are miserable and the hostile kingdoms of Europe are a looming threat across the narrow English Channel..John Lynsdale’s world, 300 years ago, was much like ours today. This is the story of his adventures, the intrigues he faced in the multinational East India Company, his many loves and mystical a... View more info

Intriguing India: The Alluring North

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106614

ISBN: 8192091279

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What is the origin of the fear that a monster lies beneath the surface of the high, blue, lake of Pangong Tso? Who was the Englishman who carved out his own kingdom in the Himalayas? What gourmet dish was created by a ruler to feed his famished subjects? What is the epic tale of the white shrine where the weapons of a martial saint are revered?This is not a travelogue, or a guide book, or even a retelling of ancient folklore. It is a little bit of all three. It is a conversation with two well informed people who have travelled, and questioned, and analysed. They are convinced that every legend... View more info

Intriguing India: The Historic South

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106615

ISBN: 9789381523414

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In their travels around southern India, Hugh and Colleen Gantzer look beyond history. What is the link between Daroji in tropical Karnataka and the mysterious beast that prowls the snowy wastes of the High Himalayas? Why were boulders carved as temples of varied architectural styles in an ancient port? Did an extreme rural sport in Tamil Nadu originate thousands of years ago in the Mediterranean lands? Did supermen walk the earth in the sixth century BC and has the image of one been captured in stone? This is not a book about history or archaeology or anthropology or any of the other very spec... View more info

Intriguing India: The Vibrant West

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106616

ISBN: 9789381523100

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Western India is Big. It’s Bollywood and Big Business, and Gujarat and its Big Achievements, Goa and its Big Beaches, Madhya Pradesh and its Big Heart. But is that all it is: Big Billboards and Big Hype? Hugh and Colleen Gantzer take a Big Breath and step behind the glare and the glitter and the razzmatazz. They discover an intriguing world: a crater lake dug by a Thing from Outer Space; a cool, green, hill-station where no cars are allowed; deep wells that are beautifully sculpted water pavilions; the only wilderness in the world where the rare Asian Lion still roams free; a walled town in ... View more info

Mussoorie’s Mythistory

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 1203657

ISBN: 9789386906700

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Printed Pages: 118 View more info