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Amazing North East: Sikkim

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $13.92

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 103322

ISBN: 9789380177274

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236. View more info

Amazing North East: Meghalaya

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $13.92

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 103323

ISBN: 9789380177274

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 292. View more info

Amazing North East: Assam

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $23.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 103324

ISBN: 9789380177243

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 288. View more info

Amazing North East: Nagaland

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $13.92

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 103326

ISBN: 9789380177298

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 265. View more info

Amazing North East: Manipur

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $13.92

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 103327

ISBN: 9789380177267

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 263. View more info

Amazing North East Tripura

By: Aribam Indubala Devi

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 113735

ISBN: 9789380177311

Condition: New


This small but comprehensive and compact book on this northeastern state, offers all information, within one cover. Hopefully, it would serve all those working on or interested in knowing about northeastern India, be they scholars, researchers, journalists, students or general readers. This is in fact, ‘Knowledge in Nutshell’. Printed Pages: 222. View more info

The Tradition of Mask in Indian Culture: An Anthropological Study of Majuli, Assam

By: Arifur Zaman

Price: $52.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2015

Seller ID: 118000

ISBN: 8173055203

Condition: New


Masks are artificial faces worn for disguise, generally to assume and to frighten. They are often worn to conceal feelings and also as coverings to hide or protect the faces. They may be carved, moulded, or even woven objects, which are worn over the face or on the head. The chief motivation for making mask was probably to satisfy the magico-religious needs of the primitive people. From time immemorial Assam has a thought provoking heritage of making and using masks. The... View more info

The Art of Rhetoric

By: Aristotle

Price: $9.01

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 700647

ISBN: 019872425X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 288. View more info

On the Soul: and Other Psychological Works

By: Aristotle

Price: $8.31

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 700648

ISBN: 019958821X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 352. View more info

A Treatise on Government

By: Aristotle

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113712

ISBN: 9789386367389

Condition: New


This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare s finesse to Oscar Wilde s wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim s Progress and Othello. As an anthology that invites readers to immerse the... View more info

The Ethics of Aristotle

By: Aristotle

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vij Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 113713

ISBN: 9789386367396

Condition: New


Aristotle conceived of the term 'ethics' as a way of examining the moral thought of his teacher Plato, and Plato's contemporary Socrates. Wishing to keep a simple definition, Aristotle conceived of ethics as the moral and behavioural ideal of the way in which human life is conducted. The philosopher's principle work of moral philosophy is entitled Nicomachean Ethics, and is comprised of ten distinct books. In order to properly define ethical behaviour, Aristotle attempts... View more info

Banking on Words: The Failure of Language in the Age of Derivative Finance

By: Arjun Appadurai

Price: $13.36

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2016

Seller ID: 107478

ISBN: 8125060758

Condition: New


Renowned scholar Arjun Appadurai argues that the economic collapse of 2008, while indeed spurred on by greed, ignorance, weak regulation, and irresponsible risk-taking, was ultimately a failure of language. To prove this point, he takes us into the world of derivative finance, which is now the core of contemporary trading and the primary target of blame for the collapse. Printed Pages: 188. View more info

Gun Running and The Indian North-West Forontier

By: Arnold Keppel

Price: $8.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 105671

ISBN: 8121201160

Condition: New


The Interest of the British public had been centred on the internal problems of the Indian Empire, and chiefly those connected with the Hindu portion of the population. As a result of the alarming Wave of sedition that swept over Bengal, accompanied by Brahmanical revivals in the two Presidencies, the affairs of the North-West Frontier, together with the problems connected with the Mahommedan subjects of the King-Emperor, had gradually been relegated to a hazardous obscu... View more info

Nationalism and Imperialism in South and Southeast Asia : Essays Presented to Damodar R. Sar Desai

By: Arnold P. Kaminsky & Roger D. Long (Eds)

Price: $47.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2015

Seller ID: 1200695

ISBN: 9789350980767

Condition: New


The volume includes a biographical introduction and a bibliographic essay on SarDesai’s major writings and contains new and cutting-edge essays on the design of imperial Vijayanagara: famine policy in colonial India and how European imperialist policies created, or exacerbated the impact of, famines, the relatively unknown chapter of Chinese Gordons brief Indian career, reflections on the Tamil humanist A. Madhaviah, man ahead of his time, nationalism and the career of... View more info

Ceylon: Twentieth Century Impressions - Its History, People, Commerce , Industries and Resources

By: Arnold Wright

Price: $199.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102901

ISBN: 812061335X

Condition: New


This large commemorative book on the island nation of Sri Lanka is a veritable mine of information on a wide variety of aspects of this country. Contained within its 916 pages are erudite articles on : the history of Ceylon; constitution and law; legal, judicial and administrative establishments; archaeology, geology, weather; fauna, botany, irrigation; native customs and arts; post and telegraph; railways; education; medical department; rubber, cacao, opium, tea, coconu... View more info

India and South East Asia: States Borders and Culture

By: Arpita Basu Roy & Subhadeep Bhattacharya (Eds)

Price: $37.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Shipra Publicaitons:

Seller ID: 1201804

ISBN: 8175417927

Condition: New


Indian engagement with the Southeast Asian region extends beyond recent conceptualisations to periods when connectivity was defined not just in strategic but also in cultural terms. Close cultural interaction between India and Southeast Asia began in prehistoric times and continued until the beginning of colonial rule. And in the new millennium, India is trying its best to reconnect with the region with its "Look East" policy, and to strengthen its engagement by ... View more info

Indus Valley Seals: Navigate Sunderbans Tiger

By: ArputhaRani Sengupta

Price: $17.19

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106181

ISBN: 8173201625

Condition: New


Tiger king worshiped as Dakshin Raya is cohort of the goddess of Sundarbans and the Muslim saints who nurtured early settlements in lower Bengal. In the animistic religion folklore and oral epic is conservatory of medieval epic literature. Tiger is invincible soul of Asia. Through art and literature Sengupta unravels the history of the tiger in the East-West encounter. Tiger at the center of obsessive funerary cult appears in the Indus Valley seals and on the patterned s... View more info

The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale (My FAther Bleeds History and Here My Troubles Began)

By: Art Spiegelman

Price: $28.75

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pantheon Books New York/Random House India:

Seller ID: 107403

ISBN: 0679406417

Condition: New


When Art Spiegelman visits his father Vladek to ask him about his time under the Third Reich, the old man begins the story with his first meeting with Vladek’s mother. Prone to his senile lapses and his stereotypical Jewish tendencies, Vladek reveals the cruel reality of Hitler’s regime. Art Spiegelman portrays Jews as mice, Poles as pigs and Nazis as cats. He reveals how his parents were split apart by the Holocaust and thrown into separate concentration camps. Vlad... View more info

A Constitutional History of India (1600-1935)

By: Arthur Berriedale Keith

Price: $6.45

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

Seller ID: 107358

ISBN: 8175360682

Condition: New


In the book The Constitutional History of India the author has made the necessarily concentrated attention on these matters which appeared to be of special significance as bearing on the evolution of self-government. After the earlier periods administrative and judicial details have, therefore, been passed over.The Indian Civil Service, however, brought with it British political ideas and made English the official language of the higher funations of government. T... View more info

Jesus Christ in History and Faith

By: Arthur C. Headlam

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 112097

ISBN: 8172681429

Condition: New


This book, containing eight lectures delivered by Arthur C. Headlam in Harvard University on the William Belden Noble Foundation, makes fresh investigation into the life and teaching of Jesus the Christ. Discussing the later ministry of the Lord, it touches upon the questions related to His death upon the cross, as well as the Resurrection and the Virgin Birth. Also, it traces the origin of the Christian Church, and examines the relation of the historical Christ to the C... View more info

India in 1858: A Summary of the Existing Administration Political, Fiscal and Judicial of British India Together with Laws and Public Documents Relating There to From the Earlist to the Present Time

By: Arthur Mills

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105635

ISBN: 8121200237

Condition: New


After the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857, the Indian Empire of The East India Company was taken over by the British Crown for direct administration. The Mutiny and its causes and impacts riveted interest of all communities of England on India. Obviously the Civil Government and Military Defence had to be reorganized and it was necessary that all concerned people should know what the actually existing system on which India had been depending was. At that moment, Indian taxation, la... View more info

The Coins of India: The Mughal Emperors, Part VII (M7)

By: Arthur Needham & Mohammed Tariq (Authors)

Price: $148.70

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200648

ISBN: 9789350980460

Condition: New


Contents: Foreword. Introduction to the Series. Introduction to this Volume. List of Mughal Emperors of India. Genealogical Table of Mughal Emperors. Notes on Mughal Emperors. Short Biographies of the Contestants to the Throne. 1. The Reign of Shah Alam I Bahadur. 2. Shah Alam I Bahadur Reign Dates. 3. The Coins. 4. Mughal Coins. 5. Persian Numerals. 6. Transliteration Standards. 7. Classification of Coin Obverse. 8. Standard Method for Dating. 9. Coin Inscriptions. 10. ... View more info

In Quest of the Historian's Craft: (Part II)

By: Arun Bandopadhyay & Sanjukta Das Gupta (Authors)

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201113

ISBN: 9789350981979

Condition: New


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Formative Years of Communist International and The Metamorphosis of Bolshevism

By: Arun Kumar Sinha

Price: $17.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117878

ISBN: 9789350025246

Condition: New


This work attempts to engage in a critique of the theses and reports adopted in the sessions of the Congresses of Communist International (CI), popularly known as the Third International. The Four Congresses, 1919-1922 held in Moscow, Russia are considered as athe formative years of CI. Aside from the theoretical arguments over the theses, we examine the steps of socio-economic reorganisation that the Bolsheviks exercised in the name of dictatorship of the proletariat. W... View more info

Dashavatarcharit: Sahityak Evem Sanskritik Anusheelan

By: Arun Pathak

Price: $12.07

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2004

Seller ID: 102742

ISBN: 8188934194

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 303. View more info

Genealogy, Time and Identity: Historical Consciousness in the Deccan, Sixth Century CE- Twelfth Century CE

By: Aruna Pariti

Price: $69.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2015

Seller ID: 701563

ISBN: 9789384082473

Condition: New


Genealogy, Time and Identity provides, for the first time, a detailed analysis of the prasasti and donative parts of the inscriptional records of different Chalukyan families that ruled the Deccan between 600 and 1200 CE. Genealogies are studied not merely as a representation of royalty but also to understand the historical processes of identity constructions which constantly changed in time and space. This study is interesting because it has shifted focus away from the ... View more info

Bahadurshah Shahalam Pratham Evem Uska Karyekala

By: Aruna Pathak

Price: $14.58

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2003

Seller ID: 102744

ISBN: 8185616892

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 245. View more info

Ratnasri: Gleanings from Indian Archaeology, Art History and Indology: Papers Presented in Memory

By: Arundhati Banerji (Ed.)

Price: $70.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104156

ISBN: 8174791647

Condition: New


This book contains twenty-two papers contributed by eminent scholars from India and abroad dedicated to commemorate Dr. Neel Ratan Banerjee, who was a well-known archaeologist and earned distinction for his contribution on the Iron Age Archaeology in addition to his two most important excavations conducted at Ujjain and Nagda. He has also worked in many megalithic sites while he was in the Archaeological Survey of India. He later left the ASI to join as the Director Gene... View more info

A National Flag for India

By: Arundhati Virmani

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Permanent Black/Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd: 2018

Seller ID: 900688

ISBN: 8178244799

Condition: New


The historiography on India shows innumerable conflicts which divide the subcontinent—communalism, caste, gender, language—suggesting a region perpetually on the edge of collapse. The disintegration somehow never happens. The present book seeks to locate this paradox of deep divisision and stability by proposing other objects and methods of study. Unearthing the complex history of the making of the Indian national flag, Arundhati Virmani reveals cultural processes t... View more info

Role of Satellite Site for the Grwoth of Arikamedu As Indo-Roman Trading Station

By: Arunraj T

Price: $52.25

Publisher: New Delh, Agam Kala Prakashan:

Seller ID: 1201377

ISBN: 8173201439

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 225 View more info

A Concise History of Indian Literature in English

By: Arvind Krishna Mehrotra (Ed.)

Price: $18.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan: 2017

Seller ID: 1202368

ISBN: 8178244845

Condition: New


For anyone interested in the story of English in India, or in the finest English storytellers of India, this is the essential book. A history of two hundred years of Indian literature in English, it starts by looking at the introduction of English into India’s complex language scenario around 1800. It then takes up the canonical poets, novelists, and dramatists, as well as unjustly forgotten figures who made significant contributions to Indian literature in English. P... View more info

Inscriptions of Gwalior: Material for the History of Gopadri Region

By: Arvind Kumar Singh & Navneet Kumar Jain (Authors)

Price: $79.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2016

Seller ID: 110372

ISBN: 9789350502662

Condition: New


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Decolonizing Indian Studies

By: Arvind Sharma

Price: $16.45

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 107443

ISBN: 8124608326

Condition: New


The present Indian academic self-understanding of its history and culture is largely Western in origin. This Western intellectual enterprise, however, went hand in hand with a Western political enterprise, i.e. the colonization of India. This raises the question: To what extent, if any, did the two developments influence each other? It also raises another question: To what extent did West’s cultural presuppositions influence its understanding of Indian civilization?The... View more info

Europe in Transition: from Feudalism to Industrialization

By: Arvind Sinha

Price: $21.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2016

Seller ID: 1200589

ISBN: 8173048533

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 782 View more info

Europe in Transition: from Feudalism to Industrialization

By: Arvind Sinha

Price: $32.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200590

ISBN: 8173048436

Condition: New


Condition: New. First edition. The developments in Europe from the late-fifteenth century till the end of the eighteenth century represented a crucial phase in the emergence of the modern world. Scholars refer to this period as `early modern` and this expression is often associated with `the rise of the modern west`. The pace of change gained momentum during this period undermining the roots of the feudal society. The economic transformation pushed Europe towards capital... View more info

Ashoka: In History and Historical Memory

By: Arvind Tripathi

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2017

Seller ID: 113288

ISBN: 9789385085376

Condition: New


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Harappan Civilization and Vedic Culture

By: Arvind Tripathi

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2017

Seller ID: 113301

ISBN: 9789384863692

Condition: New


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A Gazetteer of Delhi (1912)

By: Aryan Books International

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100149

ISBN: 8173054169

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 369 with 4 maps. View more info

Print Culture: Sir Syed's Aligarh Institute Gazette, 1866-1897

By: Asghar Abbas

Price: $44.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2015

Seller ID: 701568

ISBN: 9789384082291

Condition: New


This book is based on a critical study of The Aligarh Institute Gazette covering the period 1866-97, a phase when India was slowly transiting to the modern age, with the spread of new political, social, educational and religious ideas. Numerous social movements too, were gathering steam during this period to reform the Indian society. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, the founder of The Aligarh Institute Gazette, fought against obscurantist ideas and persuaded the Indian people to ac... View more info

In Quest of the Historian's Craft: (Part 1)

By: Asghar Ali Engineer & Amarjit S Narang (Eds)

Price: $43.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201112

ISBN: 9789350981962

Condition: New


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Tribal Movements in Jharkhand 1857-2007

By: Asha Mishra & Chittaranjan Kumar Paty (Eds)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Seller ID: 112446

ISBN: 8180696863

Condition: New


This book, containing eleven papers, attempts to examine the key issues concerning tribal movements in Jharkhand, during the period from 1857 to 2007. Unfolding the saga of heroic struggle of the people of Jharkhand to assert their political and cultural identity, the contributors deliberate on the Great Rovolt of 1857, portrayal of gender in tribal movements, the genesis and impact of Mulkui Larai, the role of Christian missionaries, the socio-religious movements, the s... View more info

Manu Smriti: A Critical Study and Its Relevance in the Modern Times

By: Asha Rani Tripathi

Price: $19.45

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107450

ISBN: 8124608334

Condition: New


Manu-Smriti is one of the most coveted and popular works of ancient India. It comprises codes that are needed for an ideal, peaceful and harmonious society. The entire Manu-Smriti revolves around the Vedic concept of rita or dharma. The concepts of purusharthas, ashramas and varnas have their roots in dharma. These concepts were meant to make the life of every member of the society fruitful and purposeful. The codes prescribed by Manu became an authority on ancient laws ... View more info

Desi Dreams: Indian Immigrant Women Build Lives Across Two Worlds

By: Ashidhara Das

Price: $40.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2012

Seller ID: 701625

ISBN: 9789380607474

Condition: New


Desi Dreams focuses on the construction of self and identity by Indian immigrant professional and semi-professional women who live and work in the US. Some of the major issues that this ethnographic study discusses are: What are the selves and identities of professional Indian women? How is the continuity of selves and identities accomplished when these women find themselves constantly shuttling between the starkly different expectations of American society and workplace... View more info

A Concise Handbook of the Indian Economy in the 21st Century

By: Ashima Goyal

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 107466

ISBN: 019946099X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 374. View more info

Slave Dynasty

By: Ashish Dutta

Price: $39.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 111930

ISBN: 8193115570

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 255. View more info

Early Historic Settlements at Shetrunji River in India

By: Ashit Boran Paul

Price: $73.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111331

ISBN: 8173201560

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 268 with numerous b/w plates. View more info

Early Historical Settlements of Setrunji River in India

By: Ashit Boran Paul

Price: $147.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2017

Seller ID: 113656

ISBN: 97878173201561

Condition: New


The book is the detailed study of the settlement archaeology of the lower Shetrunji river basin and coastal part of Bhavnagar district of Saurashtra in Gujarat during the Early Historic period. The Early Historic period of Gujarat in general and Saurashtra in particular was marked by a growth of large and small size towns such as Amreli, Akota and Valabhipur. The main theme of the present volume is the Early Historic settlements which were located in the lower part of th... View more info

Early Historical Settlements of Shetrunji River in India

By: Ashit Boran Paul

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Delhi, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2017

Seller ID: 901683

ISBN: 97878173201561

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 268. View more info

Lady Nugent's East India Journal: A Critical Edition

By: Ashley L. Cohen (edited and with an introduction)

Price: $34.76

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038929

ISBN: 0198089724

Condition: New


In 1811, Maria Nugent left her four young children behind in England to accompany her husband, General George Nugent, on his posting as commander-in-chief in India. After a dizzying six months at the head of Calcutta society, the couple embarked on a 14-month tour of the British military stations in northern India, a journey that took them to the very edge of the imperial frontier. On these travels, Lady Nugent met a series of extraordinary figures from Indian history in... View more info

Contemporary Trends in Tourism and Hospitality Management

By: Ashok Aima & Vinay Chauhan and Jaya Bhasin (Eds.)

Price: $43.65

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2014

Seller ID: 701594

ISBN: 9789380607726

Condition: New


Large-scale seasonal mobility of tourists is a comparatively recent phenomenon. Excited at the prospects of economic and developmental possibilities of tourism, people tend to ignore the considerable stress it imposes on the environment, which is particularly acute in the case of the Himalayan regions. The fragile nature of the mountainous environment, has limited carrying capacity for developing large-scale touristic infrastructure. The impact of the ever-increasing sea... View more info