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From Subjects to Citizens: Society and the Everyday State in India and Pakistan 1947-1970

By: Taylor C. Sherman, William Gould & Sarah Ansari (Eds)

Price: $16.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 101427

ISBN: 1107064279

Condition: New

This book explores the shift from colonial rule to independence in India and Pakistan with the aim of unravelling the explicit meaning and relevance of ‘independence’ for the new citizens of India and Pakistan during the two decades post 1947. While the study of postcolonial South Asia has blossomed in recent years this volume addresses a number of imbalances in this dynamic and highly popular field. Firstly the histories of India and Pakistan after 1947 have been conceived separately with many scholars assuming that the two states developed along divergent paths after independence. Thus t... View more info

Beyond Doubt: A Dossier on Gandhi's Assassination

By: Teesta Setalvad

Price: $12.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 111369

ISBN: 9789382381709

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 278. View more info

Selected Speeches of Maharaja Ganga Singhji of Bikaner (1880-1943 )

By: Tej K. Mathur (Ed.)

Price: $43.40

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202109

ISBN: 9789381406281

Condition: New

The present book is a fine collection of the selected speeches delivered by Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner. Maharaja Ganga Singh succeeded to the gaddi of his ancestors as the 21st Maharaja of Bikaner on 31st August 1887 when he was only seven years old. The Maharaja assumed full powers of government on 16th December 1898. He ruled the state for a period of five decades from 1887 to his demise in 1943. Under his rule the city of Bikaner had advanced beyond comprehension from a small desert town into a thriving, modern, well-laid-out city. Maharaja Ganga Singh was an intrepid and colourful per... View more info

Historiography: A History of Historical Writing

By: Tej Ram Sharma

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 112354

ISBN: 8180691551

Condition: New

This book traces the evolution of historical thought, with special emphasis on recent historiography. Dealing with the historical writings in ancient world such as India, China and the West, it discusses at length the medieval and modern historiography. Delving deep into the developments in historiography during the ninteenth and twentieth centuries, it describes in detail different approaches to history such as Nationalist, marxist, subaltern, oral, communal, local and regional approaches. Printed Pages: 188. View more info

Itihas me Shodh Vidhi (in Hindi)

By: Tej Ram Sharma

Price: $5.62

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 112380

ISBN: 8180690075

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 137. View more info

A Political History of Imperial Guptas: From Gupta to Skand Gupta

By: Tej Ram Sharma

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1989

Seller ID: 112403

ISBN: 8170222516

Condition: New

At present the scholarly world finds a catch on the socio economic history leaving the political history in cold storage. The Gupta period of Indian History is a rich mine of information with dark and glittering segments, requiring a review of the literature every decade. The present work is a sincere attempt in that direction. It is a product of a reconsideration of all the printed works available in English and Hindi throwing light on the most glorious period of Indian History. Apart from thematic approach on the various facets of the political history of the Gupta period, the author has mad... View more info

Research Methodology in History

By: Tej Ram Sharma

Price: $4.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Seller ID: 112418

ISBN: 8170228271

Condition: New

The present work is based on the author's long teaching and research guiding experience in History. The author has added. A Word About History in the first chapter to make the book useful for the general reader as well as the specialist. The succeeding chapters deal with the Research Methodology, the emphasis being on the quality of research. The author has tried to touch upon all the areas and delicate matters to help the researcher achieve his ends. In the end the author has added two chapters Causation in History and Objectivity in History to give holistic treatment to the subject. Printed ... View more info

Social History of the Deccan

By: Tejaswini Yarlagadda

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2004

Seller ID: 110751

ISBN: 8180900258

Condition: New

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Essays in Goan History

By: Teotonio R. de Souza (Ed.)

Price: $7.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1989

Seller ID: 112270

ISBN: 817022263X

Condition: New

This book containing 18 essays contributed by Goa-based scholars and students of Goan history provides a sort of menu of assorted dishes, ranging from pre-Portuguese religious and cultural life of Goa to the contemporary issues of freedom-struggle and gold-smuggling. In between there is a wide range of themes covering relations with some native and foreign neighbours, international maritime trade, including slave-trade, some out-standing personalities in Goan history, and sources and suggestions for further research. Many of these essays throw new light on Goan past, while a few even cast doub... View more info

Yermak's Campaign in Siberia: A Selection of Documents Translated from the Russian By Tatiana Minorsky and David Wileman

By: Terence Armstrong (edited with introduction and notes)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, UK, The Hakluyt Society: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006899

ISBN: 0904180034

Condition: Fine

Printed Pages: 325 with numerous b/w illustrations and several folding maps. View more info

Catastrophe: A Guide to Worlds Worst Industrial Disasters

By: Terra Pitta

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 113720

ISBN: 9789385505171

Condition: New

Disasters have been a menace, throughout history. Earlier, disasters were, mainly due to natural happenings and unfortunate incidents, like epidemics, droughts, earthquakes, landslides, floods, wind storms, etc. But, with the rapid development of science and technology, now, disasters have become a part of our modern life. The apparent change in the scenario is that now, besides natural disasters, have emerged man-made disasters, like industrial disasters. In fact, Industrial Disasters are a real hazard, nowadays; there is no country which is immune from disasters, though vulnerability to disa... View more info

History and Culture of the Maram Nagas: A Reconstruction from Oral and Folklore Tradition

By: Th. Robert Tiba

Price: $17.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Akansha Publishing House: 2013

Seller ID: 110156

ISBN: 8183703453

Condition: New

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Ayodhya ka Itihasa Evam Puratattva: Rigveda Kala Se Ab Taka

By: Thakur Prasad Verma & Swaraj Prakash Gupt

Price: $26.35

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100379

ISBN: 812460181X

Condition: New

Ayodhya, situated on the banks of Sarayu river, for some, may just be a piece of land, but millions of Hindus living across the world consider it, being the birthplace of Lord Rama, the gate of the paradise from which the Lord himself and many other sages passed through to go to the sea of divinity. Ramajanmabhumi is the playground of Lord Rama -- the avatara of Lord Vishnu. The dream of Ramarajya, an ideal adopted by the 20th century yug-purusha Mahatma Gandhi, came into existence from Ayodhya only. The history of Ayodhya is very ancient and controversial. Neither has it been renounced nor ha... View more info

The Imperial Gazetteer of India : The Indian Empire (26 Vols. Set)

By: The Authority Of His Majesty'S Secretary Of State For India In Council

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700302

ISBN: 8182052149

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 11900. View more info

Ideas That Have Worked

By: The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin/Viking: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007393

ISBN: 0670057924

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 294. View more info

The K.M. Ashraf Memorial Lecture 2013: Authority and Challenge

By: The History Society Kirori Mal College

Price: $2.52

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109022

ISBN: 9789350022788

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 96. View more info

Genealogy and Biographical Notes of John Parker of Lexington and His Descendants: Showing His Earlier Ancestry in America From Dea. Thomas Parker of Reading, Mass. From 1635 to 1893

By: Theodore Parker

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 700227

ISBN: 9789351289074

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 569. View more info

Mahavamsa: The Great Chronicle of Sri Lanka

By: Thera Mahanama-sthavira; Modern Text and Historical Commentary By Douglas Bullis

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Fremont, California, USA, Asian Humanities Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009470

ISBN: 0895819430

Condition: Brand New

The Mahavamsa is the epic tale of Sri Lanka's founding and early history. It is the least known of all the world's great chronicles, and much less familiar than its Subcontinent forebears, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. The Mahavamsa or "Great Chronicle" describes the founding era of Theravada Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Its sweeping relation of the period from 500 BC through 300 AD details the origins of virtually every religious practice and social institution in Sri Lanka and South India today. Some of these are: The commonwealth that developed between ruler, religion and populace ... View more info

Imagining Tibet: Perceptions, Projections, and Fantasies

By: Thierry Dodin and Heinz Rather (eds.)

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Boston, USA, Wisdom Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001688

ISBN: 0861711912

Condition: New

In the past century, the Western view of Tibet has evolved from an exotic Shangri-la filled with golden idols and the promise of immortality, to a peaceful land with an enlightened society now ravaged by outside aggression. How and why did our perception change? How accurate are our modern conceptions of Tibet? Imagining Tibet is a collection of essays that reveal these Western conceptions. Providing an historical background to the West''s ever-changing relationship with Tibet, Donald Lopez, Jeffrey Hopkins, Jamyang Norbu, and other noted scholars explore a variety of topics -- from Western p... View more info

A Brief Fantasy History of a Himalayan: Autobiographical Reflections

By: Thinley Norbu

Price: $31.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shambhala Publications/TBI: 2014

Seller ID: 111502

ISBN: 1611802059

Condition: New

In this autobiographical narrative, Kyabje Thinley Norbu Rinpoche sets a magical scene as he describes his early years in “Snowland” (Tibet) as one of seven children of the renowned Nyingma master Kyabje Dudjom Rinpoche. After touching on his youthful training and experiences, Rinpoche describes how he traveled and taught in many different nations and cities in the East and West. Shifting between poetic observations and earthy humor, he shares stories of worldly and spiritual events accompanied by incisive commentary and sublime prayers. Rinpoche’s stories give readers an appreciation of... View more info

A Geographical Account of Countries Round the Bay of Bengal; (A.D.1669-1679)

By: Thomas Bowrey

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034337

ISBN: 8120608488

Condition: New

Printed pages: 388 alongwith 19 illustrations and 1 chart. View more info

Inventing Western Civilization

By: Thomas C. Patterson

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109009

ISBN: 9789350023129

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 156. View more info

Indian Border Land (1880-1900)

By: Thomas Hungerford Holdich

Price: $20.97

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102819

ISBN: 8120611853

Condition: New

This present works deals with various changes in the borders on the North West Frontier Province of India (now in Pakistan) and the Afghan and Pamir region. In writing this book the author has drawn upon information that he has witnessed, or known personally. There are 17 chapters in this book that deal with the various geographical areas that have witnessed frequent changes in their borders. Among the areas noticed are : the areas of the Afghan war in 1879-80; Waziristan; Takht-e Sulaiman; the Russo – Afghan Boundary commission; the Durand boundary; the Kunar valley; Kafiristan; the Pamirs;... View more info

Political Culture and Economy in Eighteenth-Century Bengal: Networks of Exchange, Consumption and Communication

By: Tilottama Mukherjee

Price: $16.55

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101932

ISBN: 8125052674

Condition: New

Books on eighteenth-century Bengal talk of how the economy declined when the British took over the revenue administration. This volume is different from other books written on this period because it breaks away from the well-trodden path of eighteenth-century historiography that looks at the period as one that saw a general decline. It explores the major components of the distributive economic networks of markets, overland and riverine communication systems and consumption. It analyses their interaction with the state, both during the Nizamat and the early years of the rule of the English Eas... View more info

Modernism: A Cultural History

By: Tim Armstrong

Price: $27.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 701858

ISBN: 8131608794

Condition: New

The last 20 years has seen an explosion of work on literary modernism and its cultural and historical contexts. In this innovative study aimed at a general and student audience, Tim Armstrong seeks to define modernism not only by its aesthetics and literary genres but also by its links with broader cultural areas in which the ‘modern’ is implicated and debated, and which inform its representational modes. Modernism: A Cultural History explores modernism’s struggle with a split temporality in which the old and the emerging new struggle, and in which, with the horror of the Great War, noti... View more info

Islamic Coins and Their Values Volume 2

By: Tim Wilkes

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Spink & Son Ltd.: 2018

Seller ID: 1202152

ISBN: 1907427627

Condition: New

This book is the second volume of an illustrated price guide to Islamic coins; the first volume was published in 2015. The Islamic market has long been hampered by two things: the lack of reliable information regarding values due to the historic volatility of auction prices for Islamic coins, and the lack of general reference works with illustrations. This book is an attempt to remedy both these problems. It is intended as an introductory guide, aimed at the general collector; suggestions for further reading are given throughout the book. This item ships from multiple locations. Printed Pages:... View more info

Experience Punjab on the Road

By: Times Group Books

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104627

ISBN: 9789382299943

Condition: New

Punjab, the land of five rivers, stretching from northeast Pakistan to northwest India, is home to the historical Grand Trunk Road. This highway has been the gateway through which several immigrants, travelers and invaders have entered the subcontinent. As a result, a great deal of cultural diversity marks the road, making Punjab the ultimate and unparalleled destination for driving enthusiasts. The book features valuable insights and inputs on driving routes throughout the state, dividing routes into 5 districts – Amritsar, Chandigarh, Patiala, Ludhiana and Jalandhar. The book also includes... View more info

Regional and Urban Gis: A Decision Support

By: Timothy L. Nyerges & Piotr Jankowski

Price: $35.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 702034

ISBN: 8131603695

Condition: New

This unique text shows students and professionals how geographic information systems (GIS) can guide decision making about complex community and environmental problems. The authors’ step-by-step introduction to GIS-based decision analysis methods and techniques covers important urban and regional issues (land, transportation, and water resource management) and decision processes (planning, improvement programming, and implementation). Real-world case studies demonstrate how GIS-based decision support works in a variety of contexts, with a special focus on community and regional sustainabilit... View more info

Company of Kinsmen: Enterprise and Community in South Asian History 1700-1940

By: Tirthankar Roy

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 900594

ISBN: 0199486808

Condition: New

This book chronicles how the concept of organizing people to serve economic ends emerged in early modern and colonial India. It examines rules of cooperation, why people decided to join forces, how disputes were settled, and how cooperative communities became increasingly unstable in more modern times. It focuses on five dimensions: actor, agent, time, purpose, and region. PRINTED PAGES: 266. View more info

Nathpanth in Western Himalaya

By: Tobdon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104151

ISBN: 817479171X

Condition: New

Nathapanth remained a very powerful religious force in the past for long period pervading every walk of life across whole of India. It made immense impact on the scholars, rulers, religious leaders and others. Many rulers were its followers. One of the most valuable contributions it made was that it created an atmosphere of social and religious harmony in the country. For this it had to pay a great price.Its geographical spread and reach had been unparalleled. It reached even the remotest corners and inaccessible areas like Bir Bhanghal and Lahul in Himachal Pradesh. It spread even beyond the ... View more info

Current Studies on the Indus Civilization volume 1

By: Toishiki Osada & Akinori Uesugi (Eds)

Price: $183.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200637

ISBN: 8173048606

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 178 View more info

Labour Regime Change in the Twenty-First Century: Unfreedom Capitalism and Primitive Accumulation

By: Tom Brass

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 111752

ISBN: 9789350024386

Condition: New

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Sylloge of Coins of the British Isles 69 The Abramson Collection, Coins of Early Anglo-Saxon England and the North Sea Area

By: Tony Abramson

Price: $87.50

Publisher: London, Spink & Son Ltd: 2018

Seller ID: 1202135

ISBN: 1907427856

Condition: New

The Sylloge is a major series of catalogues of British and Irish coins in public and significant private collections, describing and illustrating coins and tokens ranging from Ancient British issues to those of the 17th century. The greatest coverage has been of the Anglo-Saxon period. This is a fundamental source of material for the study of coin issues and moneyers, designs and die-cutting styles, metrology, hoards and single-finds, and personal- and place-name forms. The volumes are of relevance not only to numismatists, but also to archaeologists and historians who increasingly have grown... View more info

Sceatta List

By: Tony Abramson

Price: $87.50

Publisher: London, Spink & Son Ltd: 2018

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1202136

ISBN: 1907427864

Condition: New

This second edition of Sceatta List adds more than a hundred new varieties of early pennies. It builds on the work of pioneers in the field - Rigold, Metcalf, Blackburn and Gannon. While this topic, with its huge variation in designs, has more than its fair share of difficulties, the author has always sought to make the subject more accessible to occasional users. This is achieved through the generous use of illustrations, the majority taken from his own collection housed at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. Moreover, the author provides insight to the organisation, dating and designs of this... View more info

Twentieth Century History: IGCSE: International Relations since 1919

By: Tony McAleavy

Price: $26.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Cambridge University Press:

Seller ID: 1200414

ISBN: 052189350X

Condition: New

Twentieth Century History: IGCSE matches the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) IGCSE Twentieth Century History syllabus and is endorsed by CIE. The theme of the book is International Relations from 1919 to 1989. This lively and accessible text is based around lead questions which match those in the IGCSE syllabus. Printed Pages: 176 View more info

Current Studies on the Indus Civilization: Vol. 2

By: Toshiki Osada & Akinori Uesugi (Eds)

Price: $59.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200638

ISBN: 8173048614

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 137 View more info

Current Studies on the Indus Civilization: Vol. 3

By: Toshiki Osada & Akinori Uesugi (Eds)

Price: $63.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200639

ISBN: 8173048622

Condition: New

This is the third volume in the series The book contains four papers Jeewan Singh Kharakwal and others have presented the second seasons report of excavation at Kanmer Kachchh Gujarat in the season of 2006 7 In addition to this main portion of report PP Joglekar and Pankaj Goel have reported on the fauna analysis at Kanmer and Professors Rajaguru and G Deo have contributed a preliminary report on the geological issues in the environment of Kachchh area Moreover GIS archaeology is applied to the Kanmer site by Teramura and others Professor Peter Underhill has given us a paper on DNA analysis of... View more info

Current Studies on the Indus Civilization: Vol. 4

By: Toshiki Osada & Akinori Uesugi (Eds)

Price: $63.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200640

ISBN: 8173049106

Condition: New

Contents: Preface. 1. Harappan settlements in the Ghaggar Yamuna divide/Manmohan Kumar. 2. Excavations at Madina District Rohtak, Haryana 2007-08: a report/Manmohan Kumar, Vasant Shinde, Akinori Uesugi, Vivek Dangi, Sajjan Kumar and Vijay Kumar. This is the fourth volume of Current Studies on the Indus Civilization. This book contains two papers and focuses on archaeological sites in Haryana. The first paper by Manmohan Kumar presents a list of Early Harappan 241 sites. Mature Harappan 145 sites and Late Harappan (840 sites) sites in Haryana including newly discovered sites. The second paper i... View more info

A History of Technology: Volume VI: The Twentieth Century c. 1900 to C. 1950: Part I

By: Trevor I. Williams (ed.)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Clarendon Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009909

ISBN: 0198581513

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 715. Torn dust-jacket and bumped corners. View more info

Religion and Ritual in Rural India

By: Tribhuwan Kapur

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108008

ISBN: 8170172381

Condition: New

This study presents a radical breakthrough in both method and analysis in social anthropology/sociology.In terms of method it treats the field as a source of geographical models of the village(s) studied. Printed Pages: 220. View more info

Samudragupta: A Military Genius

By: Tsathrongla Sangtam

Price: $49.80

Publisher: New Delh, Lenin Media Publishers: 2018

Seller ID: 1201428

ISBN: 8193589378

Condition: New

Samudragupta, the second emperor of the imperial Gupta Dynasty, was one of the greatest monarchs in the Indian history. Besides being a great warrior, a determined conqueror and a generous ruler, he was also a devoted fan of arts and culture, particularly poetry and music. While conquering different parts of India to extend his empire, he administered different policies for the northern and southern parts of India - while he ruled the upper parts under his direct control, the south, frontier states and tribal territories were permitted autonomy and freedom, though with a definite influence on ... View more info

History of Rice in India: Mythology, Culture and Agriculture

By: Tuktuk Kumar

Price: $14.38

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1988

Seller ID: 105691

ISBN: 812120240X

Condition: New

The first major work on the history of a single crop in India, the book deals with rice in total historical, cultural and agricultural aspects that has tremendous economic as well as socio-cultural significance.Printed Pages: 250. View more info

Incarnation: The History and Mysticism of the Tulku Tradition of Tibet

By: Tulku Thondup

Price: $9.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shambhala Publication/TBI:

Seller ID: 113024

ISBN: 1569570442

Condition: New

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Text and Tradition in Early Modern North India

By: Tyler Williams & Anshu Malhotra and John S. Hawley (EDS)

Price: $31.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 900596

ISBN: 0199478864

Early modern India—a period extending from the fifteenth to the late eighteenth century—saw dramatic cultural, religious, and political changes as it went from Sultanate to Mughal to early colonial rule. Text and Tradition in Early Modern North India brings together recent scholarship on the languages, literatures, and religious traditions of northern India. It focuses on the rise of vernacular languages as vehicles for literary expression and historical and religious self-assertion, and particularly attends to ways in which these regional spoken languages connect with each other and thei... View more info

Revoluntionary Movements for Indian Freedom

By: U. Pathak

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2015

Seller ID: 113362

ISBN: 8193036182

Condition: New

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Glory That was Virajakshetra

By: U.N. Dhal

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Nag Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103888

ISBN: 8170811325

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 260. View more info

Beginnings of Indian Historiography and other Essays

By: U.N. Ghoshal

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111078

ISBN: 8130717883

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 286. View more info

Socio-Cultural Relations Among States in Pre-Independence India: A Study of Tripura and Manipur

By: Udainarayan Adhikari

Price: $11.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Akansha Publishing House: 2010

Seller ID: 110162

ISBN: 8183702325

Condition: New

Relations nd Manipur had been two princely states in the north-eastern part of India. Their Constitutional status has under gone a significant change after 1949. They are now two provinces of the Indian federation. The long and complex relation between Tripura and Manipur is an important area of investigation. The present Study is an attempt to trace out the socio-cultural Relations between Tripura and Manipur during the period from 1700 to 1949 A.D. Printed Pages: 141. View more info

Religion and Gurus in Traditional and Modern India

By: Uday Mehta

Price: $27.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700092

ISBN: 9789351282808

Condition: New

Religion and Gurus in traditional and Modern India” is a consolidation of a series of publications and essays in the area of sociologoical apparaisal of religion, syncretism and modern gurus and godmen in India over period of last few decades. It is unfortunate that under the influence of western and particularly established branch of American sociology, with its exclusive focus on the structural- functional approach for a long time historical and analytical studies have almost withered away from Indian sociology. Ours is a humble attempt in this direction to revive this earlier thrust of e... View more info

Secularism In India: Concept And Practice

By: Uday Mehta & Ram Puniyani (Eds)

Price: $30.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2017

Seller ID: 700065

ISBN: 9789351282303

Condition: New

From Last three Decades secularism has been one of the major points of debate in India. With the rise of politics in the name of religion, the concept of secularism has come under heavy criticism. To denigrate this concept words like pseudo secular and sickular have been coined. A shadow of this debate got reflected on the pages of Indian Journal of secularism, some more material was especially solicited to complete the theme. The essays compiled in the volume take broad historical and contemporary issues to point out that democracy and secularism are not separable values; they are in-separab... View more info