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The Immortal Tales

By: A.D. Bhattacharya

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd. in association with Indraprastha Museum of Art and Archaeology: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031368

ISBN: 8182650151

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 139. View more info

The Hangout Guide: Delhi and Gurgaon (An Independent Review of DLF Hangouts)

By: Aalok Wadhwa

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105002

ISBN: 9789384038151

Condition: New


Which is the best restaurant in Delhi for a family celebration? The office party? The hot date? The business meeting? 'The Hangout Guide' reveals all about eating & entertainment in DLF properties across Delhi and Gurgaon. Objective, reliable and covering over 200 restaurants, pubs and cafes, this guide has been put together with user-friendliness as a top priority. The reviews give colorful insights into the food served, ambience and service. This is not just any restau... View more info

With Cyclists Around the World

By: Adi B. Hakim, Jal P. Bapasola & Rustom B. Bhumgara (Authors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lotus/Roli Books:

Seller ID: 108589

ISBN: 8174366180

Condition: New


Travelling 44,000 miles, at times in 140'F heat - for days without food, at times without water, at times in pirate-infested territories, at times in swamp-lands - they cycled through dense jungles and notched up many 'firsts'while pedalling round the globe. They were the first to cycle the world - six young boys from Bombay Weightlifting Club, who started this journey of adventure on 15 October 1923. Crossing the deserts of Persia, Mesopotamia, Syria and Sinai, they bec... View more info

Times Food Guide Ahemdabad 2014

By: Anil Mulchandani

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104921

ISBN: 9789382299561

Condition: New


Times Food / Nightlife Guides are targeted at both the local residents and at domestic and international tourists. Whether one is celebrating with friends, taking an important guest out to a business dinner or just taking a day off from cooking at home, help is at hand. Times Food Guides consist of reviews of restaurants, caterers, shops stocking special ingredients, arranged alphabetically. The reviews attempt to give the reader as real an experience as is possible. Thi... View more info

There are no Gods in North Korea

By: Anjaly Thomas

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107827

ISBN: 9789385285332

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236. View more info

Tourism and Public Relations

By: Annamulai Murugan

Price: $22.85

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd: 2013

Seller ID: 106244

ISBN: 8178359758

Condition: New


This is a practical book, but it is not a “how-to” book. Instead, it deals with the What, When, and why; to do PR in an effective way. Tourism and Public Relations are discussed under five main headings. Tourism concepts, Public Relations and Code of Ethics, Public Relations in Government, Marketing Public Relations and PR and Tourism. Chapter I on the Tourism Concepts presents tourism alike as purposeful and as a discipline. It shows first where and how about the to... View more info

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The Voyage of John Huyghen Van Linschoten to the East Indies: from the Old English Translation of 1598, 2 vols.

By: Arthur Coke Burnell and P.A. Tiele

Price: $20.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016464

ISBN: 812150788X

Condition: New


Present work narrates with exhaustive notes, the travels of John Huyghen Van Linschoten to East Indies and is based on the English translation (1598) of the first part of his Dutch work Itinerario (1592), which contained the Itinerary proper. Itinerario when originally published in Dutch was considered a revelation. After its publication, everyone learned that the colonial empire of Portuguese was rotten, and that an energetic rival would have every chance of supplanting... View more info

Land of Pharaohs: Vist to Misr

By: B.R. Basu

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2002

Seller ID: 110566

ISBN: 8176463396

Condition: New


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Travels in Kashmir and the Punjab

By: Baron Charles Hugel; Translated from the German with Notes By Major T.B. Jervis

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Srinagar, India, Gulshan Books: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025722

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 439. View more info

Chai, Chai: Travels in Places Where You Stop but Never Get Off

By: Bishwanath Ghosh

Price: $5.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Westland Limited:

Seller ID: 109542

ISBN: 9789380032863

Condition: New


Biswanath Ghosh paints an amazing and mystical picture in this book, where he starts his journey from the Itarsi Station, Madhya Pradesh. Chai, Chai: Travels in Places Where You Stop But Never Get Off allows the reader to join the author-narrator while he experiences new places and faces. The beautiful sun, the rich cultural history and the people are all rendered with humor and love. One can almost feel the narrator going through the little lanes in Kanpur and then end ... View more info

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Khurasan and Sistan

By: C.E. Yate

Price: $30.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006363

ISBN: 8121511046

Condition: New


I now carry on the description farther west into Persia, and describe each district of Khurasan and Sistam in detail, from the Kurd and Turkoman country along the Russian frontier on the north, to the countries of Baluchistan on the Indian frontier to the south. A full account of the time I spent amongst the Goklan and Yamut Turkomans, hitherto comparatively unknown; their life and character is described, and an account is given of my trip to the source of river Gurgan, ... View more info

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Diary of Travels and Adventures in Upper India from Bareilly, in Rohilcund, to Hurdwar, and Nahun, in the Himmalaya Mountains, with a Tour in Bundelcund, a Sporting Excursion in the Kingdom of Oude, and a Voyage down the Ganges., 2 Vols.

By: C.J.C. Davidson

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000676

ISBN: 8121511178

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 719. View more info

Ceylon: Past and Present

By: C.M.Enriquez

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035864

ISBN: 8120613856

Condition: New


Printed pages: 256 alongwith 37 illustrations. View more info

The Religion of Tibet

By: Charles Bell

Price: $20.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034642

ISBN: 8120604806

Condition: New


Printed pages: 256 alongwith 58 plates and 3 maps. View more info

Tibet: Past & Present

By: Charles Bell

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034643

ISBN: 8120604822

Condition: New


Printed pages: 346 alongwith 74 plates and 2 maps. View more info

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Narrative of Various Journeys in Balochistan, Afghanistan and the Panjab: Including a residence in those countries from 1826-38, 4 vols. including the Fourth volume-Kalat

By: Charles Masson

Price: $78.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016119

ISBN: 8121507839

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1960. View more info

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Narrative of Various Journeys in Balochistan, Afghanistan and the Panjab: Including a residence in those countries from 1826-38, Volume IV: Kalat

By: Charles Masson

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032517

ISBN: 8121510333

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 460. View more info

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Narrative of Various Journeys in Balochistan, Afghanistan and the Panjab: Including a residence in those countries from 1826-38, 3 Vols.

By: Charles Masson

Price: $78.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032518

ISBN: 8121507839

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1500. View more info

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The Voyages of Sir James Lancaster to the East Indies

By: Clements R. Markham (ed.)

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031835

ISBN: 812150824X

Condition: New


In the present volume are described the voyages of James Lancaster followed by a calendar of all the manuscript journals of voyages during the seventeenth century present in the India Office during the 1870s. Abstracts of few of the most interesting voyages are given in considerable detail. The narratives on the voyages of James Lancaster are based on the collections of Hakluyt and Purchas. Lancaster was one of the leading seamen of his times, and he commanded the first ... View more info

Travel, Exploration & Sports in Himalayas

By: Colonel Kinloch

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bhavana Books & Prints: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017717

ISBN: 8186505563

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 243 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

New Delhi Down the Decades: A Behind-the-lens View of The City

By: Dhruva N. Chaudhuri

Price: $11.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106617

ISBN: 9789381523865

Condition: New


This book is the second of a series of 13 Volumes which will document and present the proceedings of the Indian National Congress from 1885 to 1947.These volumes are not just a record of Congress speeches and resolutions, but they also capture the mental, emotional, and political life of late-nineteenth and early twentieth century India. They are probably the first authentic version of the Congress proceedings.Printed Pages: 120 with 75 colour photographs. View more info

India (DK Eyewitness Travel Series)

By: Dorling Kindersley

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, UK, Dorling Kindersley: 2008

Edition: Reprinted with Revisions

Seller ID: 031696

ISBN: 1405329440

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 824 with numerous colour illustrations thoughout. View more info

The Desert Route to India

By: Douglas Carruthers

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034362

ISBN: 8120611918

Condition: New


Printed pages: 232 alongwith 6 illustrations and 1 map. View more info

The Andaman Islands: In Wonderland

By: Dr Tilak Ranjan Bera

Price: $33.85

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106612

ISBN: 9789383098651

Condition: New


This fascinating book takes the reader on a journey to the Andaman Islands, a captivating archipelago that has been shrouded in mystery because of its geographical distance from the mainland of India. The author, in his unique style and lucid manner, reveals the natural, cultural and human wealth of these islands through his personal experiences, extensive studies and explorations of the region for over 25 years. The Andaman Islands: In Wonderland captures the various mo... View more info

Nicobar Islands: In Nature’s Kingdom

By: Dr Tilak Ranjan Bera

Price: $38.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106618

ISBN: 9789383098668

Condition: New


The author is absolutely in love with the little known islands of the Nicobars and the simple people who live a peaceful life there. He has visited the region several times before and after the tsunami of December 2004. This book is a gripping description of a ‘forgotten archipelago’ and the tsunami aftermath that completely transformed the islands. The documentation of the pre-tsunami Nicobars is a valuable historical record. The book is also an exceptional attempt... View more info

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Alberuni’s India: An account of the religion, philosophy, literature, geography, chronology, astronomy, customs, laws and astrology of India about AD 1030, 2 Vols (bound in one)

By: Edward C. Sachau

Price: $42.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039311

ISBN: 8121505623

Condition: New


Alberuni, or, as his compatriots called him, Abu Raihan was a contemporary of Sultan Mahmud of Ghazani, the leading monarch of Asian history in between AD 997-1030. Alberuni has left behind a monumental account in Arabic in the form of Tahqiq ma lil-Hind (AD 1030), more usually known in English as his India or Indica. While the ruthless conqueror Mahmud was harrying India by fire and sword destroying and plundering its cities and temples, the great Arabic scholar engaged... View more info

Punjab Travel Guide

By: Eicher Guide

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Eicher Goodearth Limited; Supported By the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021164

ISBN: 8187780347

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 208 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Orchha: Travel Guide

By: Eicher Guide

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Eicher Goodearth Limited; Supported By the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027257

ISBN: 8187780916

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 96 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

West Bengal: Travel Guide

By: Eicher Guide

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Eicher Goodearth Limited; Supported By the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027258

ISBN: 8187780908

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 280 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Buddhist Sites in Odisha & Andhra Pradesh

By: Eicher Travel Guide

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Eicher Goodearth Limited with INTACH: Indian National Trust for Art and Ultural Heritage: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037976

ISBN: 9789380262765

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 120 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

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Turkistan: Notes of a Journey in Russian Turkistan, Khokand, Bukhara, and Kuldja, 2 Vols.

By: Eugene Schuyler

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028975

ISBN: 8121511070

Condition: New


Eugene Schuyler, who was Secretary of the American Legation at St. Petersburgh, travelled extensively in Russian Central Asia and provides in this monumental work an exceptionally detailed description of the regions through which he travelled. He gives accounts of the economic, political and religious and social conditions, as well as detailed description of places of worship, habits of dress and local languages. "The chief aim of my journey in Central Asia was to st... View more info

Lights and Shades of Hill Life

By: F.St.J. Gore

Price: $20.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102806

ISBN: 8120609654

Condition: New


The description of 2 separate journeys made by the author in 2 areas of the British empire. He traveled in the Kullu region of the Himalayan and the Kuvam region of the NWFP (now in Pakistan). It is written in the style of most of the travel book written at those times; a continuos narrative with anecdotes along with glimpses into the history of the area together with windows into the life and customs of the people that he traveled through. The Kullu part of the book has... View more info

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Wanderings of a Pilgrim: In search of the picturesque, during four-and-twenty years in the east; with revelations of life in the Zenana, 2 vols.

By: Fanny Parks

Price: $67.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023580

ISBN: 8121509092

Condition: New


Fanny Parks accompanied her husband, a customs official, to India in 1822 and, unlike other British wives, many of whom found the heat oppressive and the way of life uncongenial, thoroughly immersed herself in all things Indian and Hindu, becoming an avid and knowledgeable student of Hindu life and history. She speaks of "us Indians" and was appalled at the idea of having to return to England. She travelled extensively, often solo, and declares "Roaming about... View more info

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The Italian Expedition to the Himalaya, Karakoram and Eastern Turkestan (1913-14)

By: Filippo De Filippi

Price: $44.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 012444

ISBN: 8121511445

Condition: New


First edition in English, with revisions and an additional chapter in which are summed up the general results of the expedition in the various fields of research. The expedition crossed India, Baltistan, Ladakh, and Russian Turkestan. There are still a number of remote ranges which have never been traversed since this expedition. With chapters by G. Dainelli and J.A. Spranger. Illustrated with two colored plates by R.W. Spranger, 15 panoramas, 4 maps in color, and over 3... View more info

Travels in the Mogul Empire AD 1656-68: trans. On the basis of Irving Brock's version and annotated by Archibald Constable, sec. Edn. Revised by V.A. Smith

By: Francois Bernier

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 024182

ISBN: 81-215-0568-0

Condition: New


The present work continues to remain as important and as popular as it was in 1671, when its English edition was published. John Dryden, the famous poet and dramatist, drew his inspiration from his last and perfect tragedy Aurang-zebe from the same book. Francois Bernier, being a physician, had an unlimited access. In Mughal India, he could go anywhere from South to North. This freedom of movement combined with his powers of observation adds authority to his narrative. H... View more info

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The Jummoo and Kashmir Territories. A Geographical Account

By: Frederick Drew

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 013279

ISBN: 8121510317

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 583 with 34 illustrations and 7 maps. View more info

Inside Goa

By: Frederick Noronha

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Rupa & Co.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021558

ISBN: 8129113392

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 124 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Wanderings Through the Garhwal Himalaya

By: Ganesh Saili

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116773

ISBN: 9789385285325

Condition: New


'You may break; you may shatter the vase, if you will But the scent of the roses will cling to it still.' This book is a delightful collection of introspective essays on the Garhwal Himalaya and life around it. The author draws from his memories of being brought up in the mountains, pictures that linger like a waft of sweet perfume on a breezy afternoon. With affection, Ganesh Saili writes of his many journeys through these valleys wrapped in the mist, travelogues that ... View more info

Mountain Tourism and Healthy Life

By: Gaurav Manohar & Jagmohan Negi (Authors)

Price: $19.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2004

Seller ID: 110567

ISBN: 8176463884

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 432. View more info

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Journal of a Route Across India, Through Egypt to England in the Latter End of the Year 1817, and the Beginning of 1818

By: George Augustus Frederick Fitzclarence

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023186

ISBN: 812150919X

Condition: New


In addition to an account of his journey from India to England in 1817-18 while carrying despatches, Fitzclarence discusses his experiences in India together with the political and military operations of the East India Company. In the long section on Egypt he describes at length his contacts with Salt and Belzoni and gives an interesting account of his visit to the Pyramids with them. The plates, illustrating Egyptian and Indian subjects, are after drawings by the author... View more info

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A Journey from Bengal to England: Through the Northern part of India,Kashmire,Afghanistan and Persia and into Russia, by the Capsian Sea, 1782-84, 2 vols.

By: George Forster

Price: $22.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021431

ISBN: 812150774X

Condition: New


The present travelogue describes George Forster's journey from Bengal to England during 1782-84. He traveled from India through Kashmir, Afghanistan, Persia, by the Caspian Sea to Russia, from Petersburg finally he took a ship to England, visiting and describing amongst other, the cities of Calcutta, Murshidabad, Patna, Benares, Allahabad, Lucknow, Bareilly Moradabad, Bilaspur, Nurpur, Jummu, Jalalabad, Kabul, Ghazni, Khandhar, Heart, Astrakhan and Moscow. He has also de... View more info

Image for Personal Narrative of a Journey from India to England by Bussorah, Bagdad, the Ruins of Babylon, Curdistan, the Court of Persia, the Western Shore of the Caspian Sea, Astrakhan, Nishney Novogorod, Moscow, and St Petersburgh, in the Year 1824, 2 Vols.

Personal Narrative of a Journey from India to England by Bussorah, Bagdad, the Ruins of Babylon, Curdistan, the Court of Persia, the Western Shore of the Caspian Sea, Astrakhan, Nishney Novogorod, Moscow, and St Petersburgh, in the Year 1824, 2 Vols.

By: George Keppel

Price: $43.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 014300

ISBN: 8121511070

Condition: New


George Thomas Keppel (1799-1821), who became the sixth Earl of Albemarle in 1851, was an aide-de-camp to the British governor general in India from 1821 to 1823, when he was given leave to return home overland. Along the way he visited the ruins of Babylon and the court of Teheran, Persia; and he passed through numerous little-known areas of Turkey and Russia. Printed Pages: 684p with 12 b/w illustrations and 1 map. View more info

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A Personal Narrative of a Visit to Ghuzni, Kabul, and Afghanistan, and of a Residence at the Court of Dost Mohamed with Notices of Runjit Sing, Khiva, and the Russian Expedition

By: Godfrey T. Vigne

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002083

ISBN: 812151133X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 228 with 19 b/w illustrations and 1 map. View more info

Thin Air: Encounters in the Himalayas

By: Greg Child

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, USA, The Mountaineers: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022475

ISBN: 0898865883

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Ibn Battuta: Travels in Asia and Africa 1325-1354

By: H.A.R. Gibb

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 107427

ISBN: 8175363320

Condition: New


The book is an account of the journey of Abu Abdullah Mohammed (1304-1358), of the family with the name Ibn Battuta.The author has explained the bhabits, customs and rituals of the people, with whom he came in contact with. Though Ibn Battuta`s interest was in religion and theology, but he has presented a very good view of that period by his writing.This book would be a great help to historians and researchers. It is a very good travelogue. Printed Pages: 405. View more info

Kashmir and Kashghar (A.D.1873-74)

By: H.C.P.Bell

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034646

ISBN: 8120605101

Condition: New


Printed pages: 444. View more info

Unknown Himalayas

By: Himanshu Joshi

Price: $13.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books:

Seller ID: 108653

ISBN: 8174365664

Condition: New


Snow-clad peaks rising majestically in the horizon, mysterious lakes reflecting the mountains ringing them, massive glaciers and fast-flowing rivers - all this and more are the Himalayas, a world stamped by divinity. Here too are mountain trails winding up to far-flung corners where people in remote villages pursue age-old lifestyles, almost untouched by the contemporary world. From snow-covered Ladakh, with its stark-cold desert; to the Kashmir valley where the ancient ... View more info

Intriguing India: The Alluring North

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106614

ISBN: 8192091279

Condition: New


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 conv... View more info

Intriguing India: The Historic South

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106615

ISBN: 9789381523414

Condition: New


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... View more info

Intriguing India: The Vibrant West

By: Hugh & Colleen Gantzer (Authors)

Price: $14.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106616

ISBN: 9789381523100

Condition: New


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 beautif... View more info