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A Lament: Was Partition Inescapable?

By: V.N. Sekhri

Price: $8.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2007

Seller ID: 102544

ISBN: 817822206X

Condition: New


All of us have heard stories of partition and have also read about it in history books. Here is a real life story of a man who had gone through all hose circumstances. The author has penned down in the books his memories of the lost culture, the pain and agony caused by partition, his movement from the other side of the shadow life i.e., Pakistan to India, his post-partition struggles and his tussle with life. The book is in explicit picture of all those who had to leave their hearth and home and adjust to the multifarious demands of the new land and situations. Thought the book is the author... View more info

The Silk Road: A New History

By: Valerie Hansen

Price: $17.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 113526

ISBN: 0199471754

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 324. View more info

Applied Research in Child and Adolescent Development: A Practical Guide

By: Valerie Mahoolmes & Carmela Gina Lomonaco (Authors)

Price: $33.40

Publisher: New Delhi, Psychology Press/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201085

ISBN: 0815350007

Condition: New


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Kama's Flowers: Nature in Hindi Poetry and Criticism, 1885-1925

By: Valerie Ritter

Price: $51.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202112

ISBN: 9789381406151

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Explores the transformation of Hindi poetry as it reflects a changing society during the period from 1885 to 1925. K ma s Flowers documents the transformation of Hindi poetry during the crucial period of 1885 1925. As Hindi was becoming a national language and Indian nationalism was emerging, Hindi authors articulated a North Indian version of modernity by reenvisioning nature. While their writing has previously been seen as an imitation of European Romanticism, Valerie Ritter shows its unique and particular function in North India. Description of the natural world recalled traditional poetics... View more info

Social Movements and Cultural Currents 1789-1945 (Themes in Modern European History)

By: Vandana Joshi (Ed.)

Price: $7.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2010

Seller ID: 101952

ISBN: 8125040587

Condition: New


This bookis the first of the multi-volume series entitled Themes in Modern European History. This collection of essays offers a critical survey of European history between 1789 and 1945 and is essential reading for students and scholars of modern European history. The volume is divided into two sections—social movements and cultural currents. While the first section discusses events, representations, experiences, polities and societies of this period, the second section looks at the wider literary and artistic expressions. The first five chapters present a panoramic view of the French Revo... View more info

Historiography of Ancient India: Trends in Indian History Congress

By: Vandana Verma

Price: $22.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2009

Seller ID: 110418

ISBN: 8176466921

Condition: New


Study of early Indian historiography has received greater attention of scholars in recent years and some interesting works have been seen to come out. This book is characterized by a pioneering dash into an accumulated mass to ancient Indian history writings over the years contained in the proceedings of Indian history Congress. It introduces a serious researcher Dr. Vandana Verma expressing her interdisciplinary and evaluative insight which distinguishes the work from other studies. It is a departure from identifying trends of Indian historiography on the basis of observed biases or presuppos... View more info

History and Historiography: Trends and Practices

By: Vandana Yadav

Price: $17.48

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2007

Seller ID: 107585

ISBN: 8183291783

Condition: New


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Indian Women Through the Ages

By: Varalakshmi Janapathy

Price: $10.62

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Seller ID: 106067

ISBN: 8121207584

Condition: New


Over the eras, Women in India have been victims of all sorts of exploitation and tortures. There plight has been well known, but no serious work was done on them for years, till awakening came and some scholars initiated to write on this weaker section of the society.Since Independence, much has been done for bettering the lot of the fair Sex and a lot has been written on the subject. This Study covers women's state and their status over the ages, which makes it a fundamental study in the discipline. It's a comprehensive and exhaustive book on Indian women.Printed Pages: 354. View more info

Exploring the Water Heritage of Mumbai

By: Varsha S. Shirgaonkar

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100152

ISBN: 8173054150

Condition: New


The city of Mumbai in India has generated a lot of curiosity among the scholars within India and abroad. The multi-dimensional nature of the city and the exuberant continuity in spite of various hurdles have been the strong points of Mumbai. Every city expands with the political rules. Today the municipal jurisdiction of Mumbai is identified with the term MCGM i.e., Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai. The term Bombay in the British records enveloped the area of seven islands. In ancient and medieval times certain localities outside the later British 'Bombay' had got populated. The book sh... View more info

Unforgetting Chaitanya: Vaishnavism and Cultures of Devotion in Colonial Bengal

By: Varuni Bhatia

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 900603

ISBN: 0190873760

Condition: New


PRINTED PAGES: 312. View more info

The Heritage Sites of Gujarat: A Gazetteer

By: Vasant Shinde, Shweta Sinha Deshpande & Sanjay Deshpande

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100148

ISBN: 8173054134

Condition: New


Human settlements in Gujarat can be traced back to the stone age period (Palaeolithic, Mesolithic) in the valleys of the river Sambarmati, Tapi, Narmada, Mahi and its tributaries. During the protohistoric period i.e. approximately 5000 years from the present Gujarat formed part of the earliest urban cultures with planned cities of the Harappa or Indus civilization which has been studied using archaeological material in the absence of any deciphered written text/data/ Through out the years proceeding this urban culture, during the Mauryas through the Guptas and the Islamic rule, Gujarat has bee... View more info

Vilupt Hoti Janjatiya Gudna Pratha (in Hindi)

By: Vashant Nirgune

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2018

Seller ID: 117862

ISBN: 8173201757

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 212 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

A Study of Hindu Criminology

By: Vasudeva Upadhyaya

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Oriental Studies/Chaukhamba Orientalia: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100696

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 531. View more info

Hindu Pasts: Women, Religion, Histories

By: Vasudha Dalmia

Price: $17.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan/Permanent Black: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102277

ISBN: 8178243997

Condition: New


In her Introduction to this book—which showcases her work as a scholar of social, literary, and religious history—Vasudha Dalmia outlines the central ideas which thread her writings: first, to understand in greater historical depth the relationship between language, religion, and society in India, as well as the ever-changing role of its religious and social institutions; second, to recognize that the Hindu tradition, which colonials and nationalists tend to see as monolithic, is in fact a multiplicity of distinct and semi-autonomous strands. Professor Dalmia’s work reveals a steady focu... View more info

Fiction As History: The Novel and the City in Modern North India

By: Vasudha Dalmia

Price: $49.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2017

Seller ID: 111473

ISBN: 817824487X

Condition: New


This book provides a panoramic view of the intellectual and cultural life of North India over a century – from the aftermath of the 1857 uprising to the end of the Nehruvian era.The North’s historical cities, rooted in an Indo-Persianate culture, began changing more slowly than the Presidency towns founded by the British. Focusing on six major cities – Agra, Allahabad, Banaras, Delhi, Lahore, and Lucknow – Dalmia takes up eight canonical Hindi novels set in them to trace a literary history of domestic and political cataclysms. Her exploration of emerging Hindu middle classes, changing ... View more info

Religious Interactions in Mughal India

By: Vasudha Dalmia and Munis D. Faruqui (eds)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038930

ISBN: 0198081677

Condition: New


Hindu-Muslim interactions in medieval and early modern India have been mostly studied in monolithic or antagonistic terms. This volume not only explores the multiplicity within a given religious tradition but also focuses on the exchanges across the various religious communities in north India from AD 1500 to 1800—thereby presenting a panoramic view of religious interactions during the period broadly regarded as Mughal. Drawing on a wide range of sources, the essays in this volume focus on Islamicate and Hindu traditions in their interactions with one another. They interrogate the idea of... View more info

Maurya Empire

By: Vasundhra Singh (Ed.)

Price: $49.90

Publisher: New Delh, Rudra Publishers & Distributors/ Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 1201488

ISBN: 9789385496257

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Printed Pages: 240 View more info

Drama Queens: Women who created history on stage

By: Veejay Sai

Price: $34.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books:

Seller ID: 112777

ISBN: 9789351941958

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The period between 1850 and 1950 was a magnificent time for the world of performing arts. Classical music, dance, drama and folklore traditions were being rewritten and reinterpreted to welcome a new age.These arts were a reflection of the times, but they had larger role to play than as mere entertainment.Drama Queens: Women who created history on stage places itself at the crossroads of understanding modern cultural history. Through ten leading ladies of theatre, including Munni Bai, Mukhtar Begum, Jahanara Kajjan and Moti Bai, the book traces an unwritten narrative of women, performance, nat... View more info

India and Malaysia: Intertwined Strands

By: Veena Sikri

Price: $57.30

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2013

Seller ID: 1200671

ISBN: 9789350980163

Condition: New


New. 1st Edition. Contents: Preface. I. Trade, religion and culture : the pre-colonial centuries: 1. The ancient beginnings. 2. Trading with the east. 3. Indianized Kingdoms in the Malay Peninsula. 4. The Malacca Sultanate and the coming of Islam to Malaya. 5. Indian Ocean trading networks. II. Asia is divided: the colonial period: 6. The colonialists arrive. 7. India's trade with the Malay archipelago in the age of colonialism (sixteenth and seventeenth centuries). 8. The eclipse of direct trade between India and the Malay Peninsula in the eighteenth century. 9. The Nineteenth century: divisi... View more info

Text And Tradition in South India

By: Velcheru Narayana Rao

Price: $26.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Permanent Black/Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd: 2016

Seller ID: 900714

ISBN: 8178244721


There has long been a general consensus among “insiders” in the world of South Asian scholarship that Velcheru Narayana Rao’s contribution to understanding Indian cultural history, literary production, and intellectual life— specifically from the vantage of the Andhra region—has few parallels. However, unlike the writings of his friend A.K. Ramanujan, Narayana Rao’s writings in English remain little recognized by the broader public. Nevertheless, several features make Narayana Rao’s work utterly extraordinary. He is one of the very rare scholars to be able to reflect magisterial... View more info

Cultural Relations in the Global Community: Problems and Prospects

By: Verner C. Bickley

Price: $5.52

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108052

ISBN: 8170171369

Condition: New


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India: A Celebration of Independence, 1947 to 1997

By: Victor Anant

Price: $55.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aperture/TBI:

Seller ID: 113016

ISBN: 1932476342

Condition: New


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Popular Culture and Religion in Medieval India

By: Victor Babu

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009819

ISBN: 8174790519

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 246. View more info

Anatomy of Jakarta Coup: October 1, 1965

By: Victor M. Fic

Price: $19.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107876

ISBN: 8170174236

Condition: New


"This is volume describes the most serious threat to the pluralistic nature of the Indonesia society and its secular government posed by an attempt of the Communist Party of Indonesia (PKI) to seize power on October 1, 1965. While the army under General Suharto thwarted the attempt, had the coup succeeded there is no doubt that an intensive class warfare would have destroyed the political parties, religious organizations and entire social classes committed to the preservation of the multifaceted pluralism in the country. View more info

The State in India: Ideas, Norms and Politics

By: Vidhu Verma (Ed.)

Price: $61.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan: 2018

Seller ID: 1202270

ISBN: 9789352875474

Condition: New


The State in India offers an insightful overview of the literature on the state and showcases the interplay of state and society in new sites: processes of globalisation, assertions of sovereignty, and across the regional and local. It interrogates how the state can shape concepts, ideas and institutions central to our lives. The collected essays view the state through different lenses: nation, democracy, rights, security, legitimacy, hegemony, decentralisation, welfare and violence. They study how social, symbolic and political orders are deeply infused with structures of gender, caste, class... View more info

Aadikashi Se Varanasi Tak (in Hindi)

By: Vidula Jayaswal

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100162

ISBN: 817305407X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 192 with 60 halftone illustrations. View more info

Varanasi: Myths and Scientific Studies

By: Vidula Jayaswal (Ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100136

ISBN: 8173054509

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 192 with 28 figures & maps. View more info

Glory of the Kushans: Recent Discoveries and Interpretations

By: Vidula Jayaswal (Ed.)

Price: $144.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100143

ISBN: 8173054274

Condition: New


1. Rediscovering the Kushans/Joe Cribb. 2. Recent discovery of copper coins hoard of Kushan period from Basani, Varanasi/Savita Sharma. II. Hegemony: Kushan empire and out posts: 3. Eastern Baktria under da Yuezhi hegemony/Jeffery D. Lerner. 4. The Northern frontier region of the Kushan empire/Michael Mitchiner. III. Chronology and succession: 5. Chronology of the early Kushans: new evidence/Osmund Bopearachchi. 6. Kanishka in context with the historical Buddha and Kushan chronology/Hans Loeschner. IV. Policies and patronage: Kushan religion: 7. Policy, patronage, and the shrinking pantheon of... View more info

Rajasthana Itihasa ke Abhilekhagariya Evam Niji Srota (in Hindi)

By: Vijay Kumar Vashishtha

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jodhpur,India, Rajasthani Granthagar Publisher & Distributor: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114985

ISBN: 819251644X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 125. View more info

Poona Pact: Historical Harms by Gandhi, Gandhism and Congress: An Inquiry

By: Vijay Mankar

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Nagpur.India, Blue World Series: 2013

Seller ID: 107495

ISBN: 8190708597

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 634. View more info

Life and the Greatest Humanitarian Revolutionary Movement of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar: A Chronology

By: Vijay Mankar

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Nagpur.India, Blue World Series: 2013

Seller ID: 107496

ISBN: 8190708589

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 784. View more info

Dynamics of the Ritual Gift System

By: Vijay Nath

Price: $26.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200636

ISBN: 8173049262

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Contents: SECTION I : ANCIENT India : Presidential Address Growth of Rural Economy in Early Feudal India/Dr. R.N. Nandi 1. Indo-European Philology and Etymology of Mleccha/Dr. Aloka Parasher 2. Ethnhic Elements in the Political Life of Ancient Assam/Dr. Debasis Sen 3. Some Aspects of the Nature of Gift in the Post-Maurya Prakrit Inscription of India (c. 200 B.C.-A.D. 300)/Dr. H.C. Satyarthi 4. Glimpses of Town Planning in Pataliputra (c. 400 B.C.-A.D.600)/Dr. Om Prakash Prasad 5. Women Workers in the Jatakas/Dr. Anil Kumar Tyagi 6. Problem of Defining Peasantry : A Note on the Beginnings of Pe... View more info

Communist Histories, Vol. I

By: Vijay Prashad

Price: $15.70

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

Seller ID: 111243

ISBN: 9789380118338

Condition: New


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Evolving Dynamics of the Indian Ocean

By: Vijay Sakhuja & Raghavendra Mishra(Eds)

Price: $25.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201803

ISBN: 8175417935

Condition: New


Contents: Foreword. Introduction. 1. Contours of strategic turbulence: view from Northeast Asia/Hideaki Kaneda. 2. Strategic importance of small islands for the Asian drivers/Linganaden Murday. 3. Turbulence and strategic competition in the Indian Ocean/Zhu Cuiping. 4. Beyond the string of pearls: China and the changing balance of power in the Indian Ocean/David Brewster. 5. Causes and effects of maritime strategic competition in the Indian Ocean: a geoeconomic perspective/Nazery Khalid. 6. Implications of the maritime security challenges in the Indian Ocean for Iran’s naval strategy and cap... View more info

Cultural Contours of India

By: Vijay Shankar Srivastava

Price: $19.52

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108047

ISBN: 8170171490

Condition: New


"Romantic and history-laden Rajasthan has always held a world of fascination and played a pivotal role in making the cultural contours of India. It is the land, which is not only an archaeologist’s paradise but is also the richest in art traditions. Behind the clang of sword and the beat of war-drums were always heard in Rajasthan the thunks of sculptor’s chisel, the rustling of a painter’s brush, the soothing and ennobling notes of music and the jingling of the dancer’s anklets. Dr. Satya Prakash is one of the distinguished exponents of Rajasthan’s art and culture, archaeolo... View more info

Rigvedakaleen Samaj Aur Sanskriti

By: Vijay Shankar Sukla

Price: $13.89

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2001

Seller ID: 102753

ISBN: 8185616744

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 206. View more info

Women and Gender in Ancient India: A Study of Texts and Incriptions from Mauryan to Early Medieval Period

By: Vijaya Laxmi Singh

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100114

ISBN: 8173055173

Condition: New


Subordination of women is a common feature of almost all stages of history and is prevalent everywhere in the world. However, the extent and form of that subordination has been conditioned by the social and cultural environment in which women have been placed. To understand the position of women in early northern India, this study has been charted in a fashion that includes historiographical trends and perspectives, explores women’s spaces through the Buddhist literature, viz. the Therigatha and the Jataka; Sanskrit literature like the Ramayana and Devi Mahatmya (Markandeya Purana), Kalhana... View more info

Devotion and Dissent in Indian History

By: Vijaya Ramaswamy (Ed.)

Price: $21.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2014

Seller ID: 101422

ISBN: 9789382993193

Condition: New


In contrast to sectarian movements across the world that have been fundamentalist in terms of their ideology and locked in conflicts with those who worshipped ‘differently’ dissent movements within devotional streams were characterized by the qualities of universalism humanism and love which cut across communal caste and gender lines. The primary focus of this volume is to present the morphology of dissent within devotion. In the process the traditional tropes of borders and boundaries get corroded. The normally visible communal class caste and gender divides are rendered fuzzy. Equally si... View more info

The Harappan Script a New Perspective

By: Vijayendra

Price: $39.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2011

Seller ID: 110398

ISBN: 817646774X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 212. View more info

The Making and Unmaking of Prime Ministers of India 1947-2015

By: Vijaysingh B. Padode

Price: $12.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105012

ISBN: 9789325980921

Condition: New


The Making and Unmaking of Prime Ministers of India presents a critical examination of the tenures of fourteen prime ministers of India, whose social, political and economic policies and programmes have shaped India since Independence. It also scrutinizes Narendra Modi's past record as chief minister of Gujarat for three consecutive terms and presents an agenda for his government at the Centre.The book traces the trajectory of India's evolution from the socialistic model of development espoused by Jawaharlal Nehru to the more pragmatic capitalistic model initiated by P V Narsimha Rao in the fo... View more info

Role of Punjab in Freedom Struggle

By: Vikram Singh

Price: $23.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Research India Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107536

ISBN: 9789351710448

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 300. View more info

Cartographies of Empowerment: The Mahila Samakhya Story

By: Vimala Ramachandran & Kameshwari Jandhyala (Eds)

Price: $13.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Zubaan/Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 109521

ISBN: 9789381017210

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 300. View more info

Early Harappan Culture of Kot Diji - Sothi Complex

By: Vinay Kumar`

Price: $23.39

Publisher: New Delhi, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2018

Seller ID: 700816

ISBN: 9789386223920

Condition: New


Despite the wealth of material contained in various published works and article on Indus-Saraswati civilization, it was felt that the study of Kot Diji-Sothi complex needed a comprehensive and critical estimate as the developmental role played by Kot Diji-Sothi complexes in the formation of the Mature Harappan has pre-occupied South Asian Archaeology for the last many years and the present work is an outcome of that. Many scholars deny that . Many scholars deny that any genetic linkage exits between these cultures whereas others maintain that while singly none of these complexes is a direct an... View more info

Rulers of India Asoka: The Buddhist Emperor of India

By: Vincent A. Smith

Price: $3.75

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

Seller ID: 117939

ISBN: 8175364505

Condition: New


The book contains biography and the administration of prominent Indian emperors like Asoka of the Maurya dynasty.Asoka, a son of Bindusara and the third sovereign of teh Maurya dynasty ascended the throne of Pataliputra (B.C. 273) and undertook the government of the Indian empire. He held the government for about forty years.The numerous inscriptions recorded by Asoka are the leading authority for the events of his reign and its adminsitration.Tradition probably is right in stating that Asoka followed the religion of teh Brahmans in his early days. with a special devotion to Lord Shiva. But th... View more info

Speaking Rivers : Environmental History of Mid- Ganga Flood Country, 1540-1885

By: Vipul Singh

Price: $46.85

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2018

Seller ID: 701487

ISBN: 9789386552822

Condition: New


The question of water and human dependence on river systems has become a major public concern of the twenty-first century. Based on a long term historical study of a flood country in the mid-Ganga basin, Speaking River: Environmental History of a Mid-Ganga Flood Country, 1540-1885 looks at the changing perception of the people of the Ganga region from a useful to a problematic river. Based on environmental, agricultural and cultural histories it explores the British colonial policy that altered the age-old relationship between the people and the river, and the long-term landscape transformatio... View more info

The Artisans in 18th Century in Eastern India: A History of Survival

By: Vipul Singh

Price: $11.50

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

Seller ID: 112158

ISBN: 8180692353

Condition: New


This book takes stock of the socio-economic conditions of the artisans in the eighteenth century India, with special reference to eastern region. Tracing the history of survival of the artisans in the wake of colonial on onslaught, it discusses in detail the colonial policy of monopolisation of production, the gradual demise of artisans economic status and their resistance to formidable European companies. It also explores East India Company relations with their European counterparts. Based mainly on Francis Buchanan Account, Fort William- India House Correspondence and two vernacular literatu... View more info

Probings into Indian Culture: Prof. Vishwambhar Sharan Pathak as a Historian

By: Vipula Dubey

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 110844

ISBN: 8177023683

Condition: New


The book entitled ‘Probings into Indian Culture: Prof. Vishwambhar Sharan Pathak as a Historian’ is a collection of Papers written by Prof. V. S. Pathak.Prof. Pathak was a renowned scholar & respected academician. His area of research was not just limited to a micro area. The scope of his research covered India, and the Ancient World Civilizations. He had also worked on linguistic parlances of early civilizations of the ancient world.A profound scholar of Sanskrit, PŒli and PrŒkrit Prof. Pathak has acquired working knowledge of Persian, Greek and Latin. He has made an excellent use of th... View more info

Adventures of the Gooroo Noodle

By: Viramamooni Beschi

Price: $6.58

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102776

ISBN: 8120615921

Condition: New


The tale of guru pramaratan is one of the lighter productions of father Beschi, a Jesuit priest and a native of Italy. Called Viramamooni by the Tamils he was appointed by the pope to the east India mission in 1700. There are eight tales, translated by B. Babington, that show the comical side of a teacher and his disciples.Printed Pages: 128. View more info

Committees and Commission in India 1947-54, Volume 1

By: Virendra Kumar

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1976

Seller ID: 112197

ISBN: 817022196X

Condition: New


Committees and Commissions in India provides in chronological order vital information about Committees and Commissions appointed by the Government since 1947. The pre-independence period is planned to be taken up shortly. Each volume covers the Committees and Commissions appointed during the period concerned. Information for each Committee for Commission is presented in a terse and compact form in four parts, namely: Constitution; Appointment; Terms of Reference; and Recommendations. An extremely popular and handy series, these volumes offer an integrated understanding of the functioning of th... View more info

Committees and Commissions in India 1970, Volume 10

By: Virendra Kumar

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1976

Seller ID: 112198

ISBN: 8170222192

Condition: New


Committees and Commissions in India provides in chronological order vital information about Committees and Commissions appointed by the Government since 1947. The pre-independence period is planned to be taken up shortly. Each volume covers the Committees and Commissions appointed during the period concerned. Information for each Committee or Commission is presented in a terse and compact form in four parts, namely: Constitution; Appointment; Terms of Reference; and Recommendations. An extremely popular and handy series, these volumes offer an integrated understanding of the functioning of the... View more info