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An Autobiography

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002737

ISBN: 0670058025

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Jawaharlal Nehru's life was closely intertwined with the history and destiny of modern India. His Autobiography, written between 1934 and 1935 when he was in prison, is more than the personal story of an individual—it is also an account of the political awakening of a nation, its struggle for freedom from British rule, and its search to reshape itself as a modern society, rid of the cultural and economic shackles of the past. Through this narrative, written with extraordinary eloquence and honesty, and illuminated with vibrant descriptions of Mahatma Gandhi and other leaders of the nationa... View more info

The Discovery of India

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002739

ISBN: 0143031031

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Written over five months when Jawaharlal Nehru was imprisoned in the Ahmadnagar Fort, The Discovery of India has acquired the status of a classic since it was first published in 1946. In this work of prodigious scope and scholarship, one of the greatest figures of Indian history unfolds the panorama of the country's rich and complex past, from prehistory to the last years of British colonial rule. Analysing texts like the Vedas and the Arthashastra, and personalities like the Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru brings alive an ancient culture that has seen the flowering of the world's great tradi... View more info

An Autobiography

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

Price: $13.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016370

ISBN: 014303104X

Condition: New


Jawaharlal Nehru's life was closely intertwined with the history and destiny of modern India. His Autobiography, written between 1934 and 1935 when he was in prison, is more than the personal story of an individual—it is also an account of the political awakening of a nation, its struggle for freedom from British rule, and its search to reshape itself as a modern society, rid of the cultural and economic shackles of the past. Through this narrative, written with extraordinary eloquence and honesty, and illuminated with vibrant descriptions of Mahatma Gandhi and other leaders of the nationa... View more info

The Discovery of India

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

Price: $17.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032684

ISBN: 0143031031

Condition: New


Written over five months when Jawaharlal Nehru was imprisoned in the Ahmadnagar Fort, The Discovery of India has acquired the status of a classic since it was first published in 1946. In this work of prodigious scope and scholarship, one of the greatest figures of Indian history unfolds the panorama of the country's rich and complex past, from prehistory to the last years of British colonial rule. Analysing texts like the Vedas and the Arthashastra, and personalities like the Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru brings alive an ancient culture that has seen the flowering of the world's great tradi... View more info

Glimpses of World History: Being Further Letters to His Daughter, Written in Prison and Containing a Rambling Account of History for Young People

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 033882

ISBN: 0143031058

Condition: New


On New Year's Day, 1931, Jawaharlal Nehru began a remarkable series of letters on the history of the world to his daughter, Indira, then thirteen years old. Over the next thirty months, Nehru wrote nearly two hundred letters in this series, which were later published as Glimpses of World History. With its panoramic sweep and its gripping narrative flow, all the more remarkable for being written in prison where Nehru had no recourse to reference books or a library, Glimpses of World History covers the rise and fall of empires and civilizations from Greece and Rome to China and West Asia; grea... View more info

Letters for a Nation: From Jawaharlal Nehru to His Chief Ministers (1947-1963)

By: Jawaharlal Nehru

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 103396

ISBN: 0670087726

Condition: New


In October 1947, two months after he became independent India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru wrote the first of his fortnightly letters to the heads of the country’s provincial governments – a tradition that he kept until his last letter in December 1963, only a few months before his death. Carefully selected from among nearly 400 such letters, this collection covers a range of themes and subjects, including citizenship, war and peace, law and order, national planning and development, governance and corruption, and India’s place in the world. The letters also cover momentous ... View more info

This My People

By: Madanjeet Singh; Hand-written Preface By Jawaharlal Nehru; Foreword By Rajv Gandhi

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011058

ISBN: 0944142443

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 156 with numerous b/w photographs. Rubbed dust-jacket. View more info