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Understanding CREO Parametric Through Examples

By: Kaushik Kumar, Apurba Kumar Roy & Nisha Kumari (Authors)

Price: $17.40

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2018

Seller ID: 1203119

ISBN: 9789386768049

Condition: New


Understanding CREO through examples, as the name suggests, the book deals with the in-depth knowledge about CREO Parametric which is 3D CAD software and effective merging of application software used for design and product development. CREO Parametric is used by the designers due to various advantages which are Parametric and direct modeling, Flexibility, Interoperability and multi CAD data handling. It provides scalable access to the right capabilities which helps in meeting individual needs while designing a product. The book is divided into six sections. The authors strongly believe that th... View more info

Materials Science and Engineering

By: Kaushik Kumar, Apurba Kumar Roy & Nehal Dash (Authors)

Price: $14.20

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2018

Seller ID: 1203123

ISBN: 9789385909641

Condition: New


This book contains of five Sections with 13 Chapters in total and in each of these chapters the primary aim is to deliver the basic knowledge of the engineering materials. All topics are covered starting with Kinetics, thermodynamics & crystallographic aspects of engineering materials, the Atomic Structures and Bonding in solids, elaborates on the Structure of the Crystalline solids, Thermodynamics of Solids constitutes of discussion on Structure and Composition of the Phase Diagrams, Strengthening of material and at the last section takes into account the Economic, Environmental and the Socia... View more info

Basic Mechanical Engineering

By: Kaushik Kumar, Apurba Kumar Roy & Sanghamitra Debta (Authors)

Price: $14.20

Publisher: New Delhi, I.K. International Publishing House: 2017

Seller ID: 1203124

ISBN: 9789385909689

Condition: New


The book starts with the law of forces, free-body diagrams, basic information on materials strength including stresses and strains. It further discusses principles of transmission of power and elementary designs of gears, spring, etc. This part concludes with mechanical vibrations, — their importance, types, isolation and critical speed. The second part, Thermal Engineering, deals with basics and laws of thermodynamics; pure substances and their properties. It further includes laws of heat transfer, insulation, and heat exchanges. This part concludes with a detailed discussion on refrigerati... View more info

The Oxford Companion to Modern Warfare in India: From the Eighteenth Century to Present Times

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $48.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027592

ISBN: 0195698886

Condition: New


India’s colonial experience and contemporary geo-strategic significance makes the genesis of modern warfare in the subcontinent crucial to the understanding of international military history. Providing a comprehensive account, this Companion explores the transition in warfare especially focusing on strategy, technology, tactics, and the socio-political impact of modern warfare in the subcontinent from its inception in the 1740s till the present times. Beginning with the study of differences between western and pre-colonial warfare, the modernization of the Indian army, its role during the t... View more info

Indian Army and the First World War (1914 -18)

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $28.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 900578

ISBN: 0199485658


Accustomed to conducting low-intensity warfare before 1914, the Indian Army learnt to engage in high-intensity conventional warfare during the course of World War I, thereby exhibiting a steep learning curve. Being the bulwark of the British Empire in South Asia, the ‘brown warriors’ of the Raj functioned as an imperial fire brigade during the war. Studying the Indian Army as an institution during the war, Kaushik Roy delineates its social, cultural, and organizational aspects to understand its role in the scheme of British imperial projects. PRINTED PAGES: 442. View more info

The Armed Forces of Independent India 1947-2006

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $84.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200763

ISBN: 8173047782

Condition: New


In this monograph, an attempt has been made to analyse the historical evolution of independent India s armed forces. The development of the armed forces as an institution, its nature, purpose and the formulation of the doctrines as regards the functions of the Indian military are the central concerns of this volume. It also opens up the question regarding the nature of the Indian state. The methodology followed is an amalgam of organizational culture analysis and history of idea approach. In order to assess India s success in harnessing military power vis-à-vis other developing countries, a c... View more info

Brown Warriors of the Raj: Recruitment and the Mechanics of Command in the Sepoy Army 1859-1913

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $32.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2008

Seller ID: 1200766

ISBN: 8173047545

Condition: New


The Sepoy Army of the colonial Indian Army was the pillar of Britain`s India Empire. This workhorse of British imperialism was a hybrid organization which integrated some elements of the Indian social structure and cultural ethos with the western military organisation. Nevertheless, it remains marginal in Indian historiography. With the aid of a conceptual framework of Military Synthesis model, this book focuses on the institutional aspects of the Sepoy Army in the second half of the nineteenth century. The study examines the literature on recruitment and evaluates the problematic of the Sepoy... View more info

From Hydaspes to Kargil: A History of Warfare in India from 326 BC to AD 1999

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $21.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200776

ISBN: 8173045437

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Contents Preface. Glossary. Introduction the ride of the fourth horseman of the apocalypse in India. 1. The Chaturanga armies of India 500 BC AD 600. 2. Gavalry and chivalry the men on horseback 700 1520. 3. The Chaghthai compromise armies and warfare in Mughal India 1526 1739. 4. The lion rampant military supremacy of the East India Company c. 1740 1849. 5. The pandies against the company Bahadur the military dimensions of the 1857 Mutiny. 6. Past imperfect future uncertain Kargil the Indian military and the new millennium. 7. Why generals did not rule India warfare the armed forces and polit... View more info

Tropical Warfare in the Asia-Pacific Region, 1941-45

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $28.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Dev Publishers & Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1202255

ISBN: 1138582883

Condition: New


About the Book This is the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the land war during the Second World War in South-East Asia and the South and South-West Pacific. The extensive existing literature focuses on particular armies – Japanese, British, American, Australian or Indian – and/or on particular theatres – the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Malaya or Burma. This book, on the contrary, argues that warfare in all the theatres was very similar, especially the difficulties of the undeveloped terrain, and that there was considerable interchange of ideas between the allied armi... View more info

India and World War II: War, Armed Forces, and Society, 1939-45

By: Kaushik Roy

Price: $17.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 111586

ISBN: 0199463530

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The Second World War remains a defining chapter in modern world history. Colonial India’s involvement in the war has often been studied against the backdrop of the ongoing freedom struggle, the varying attitudes of the Indian National Congress and the Muslim League, and the formation of the Azad Hind Fauj under Subhas Chandra Bose. Moving beyond the claims of how Indian resources and soldiers aided the Allies in winning the war, this volume explores the complex interrelationship between the Indian armed forces, the Indian society, and the war.Drawing on archival data, this book focuses on un... View more info

Culture, Conflict and the Military in Colonial South Asia

By: Kaushik Roy & Gavin Rand (Authors)

Price: $29.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201096

ISBN: 1138106887

Condition: New


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The Uprising of 1857

By: Kaushik Roy (Ed.)

Price: $64.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2010

Seller ID: 1200725

ISBN: 8173048916

Condition: New


Most studies of the 1857 Uprising look at the causes, the course of events, and the consequences. This edited volume takes a different approach. It goes before 1857 and focuses on the first half of the 19th century to look for the presence of long-term structural factors (if any) behind the momentous events of 1857. Several contributors have studied the late 19th century in order to understand the impact of the Uprising on Indian society and mentality. Spatially too the contributors to this volume go beyond India to locate 1857 within the emerging trend of global history. The essayists do not ... View more info

Warfare and Politics in South Asia from Ancient to Modern Times

By: Kaushik Roy (Ed.)

Price: $69.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200761

ISBN: 8173049130

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New. This volume presents fifteen original essays on warfare based on primary sources by scholars from different parts of the world. Spatially, the pieces cover the period from the Vedic to the Nuclear Age. And temporally, they not only cover the whole of the subcontinent but also link the historical trajectory of South-East Asia with that of South Asia, Warfare in this volume has been defined broadly, While some essays focus on inter-state war, others turn the focus on intra-state war. Besides war on land, several contributors also look at the naval dimension. Moreover, all the contributors a... View more info

Warfare Religion and Society in Indian History

By: Raziuddin Aquil & Kaushik Roy (Eds)

Price: $49.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200759

ISBN: 8173049580

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Contents: Preface. Introduction. 1. Breaking the thigh and the Warrior code/Torkel Brekke. 2. Dispatching Kafirs to hell?: the languages of warfare, politics and religion in the Delhi Sultanate/Raziuddin Aquil. 3. India's Military revolution: the view from early sixteenth century Deccan/Richard M. Eaton. 4. Rethinking early Mughal warfare: Babur's pitched battles, 1499-1529/Pratyay Nath. 5. Territories wars nation: chronicling Ahom Mughal confrontation/Arupjyoti Saikia. 6. Responses to religion and politics: Riti-kal poetry c 121550-1850/Sandhya Sharma. 7. Indian Subaltern autobiographies: two... View more info