India After Gandhi: The History Of The Worlds Largest Democracy

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India After Gandhi: The History Of The Worlds Largest Democracy

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India is a story of hope and despair, darkness and light, chaos and glory. Ramachandra Guha tells the story of modern India, its creation and its progress with a well researched elegance. The story of India has always been a captivating one, but Guha gives it fresh insight by the sheer volume of details he provides, not just on Indias longest serving prime ministers, Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, but also about the lesser known and marginalized people of India the peasants, workers and tribals. The compelling book focuses on the conflicts as well as the triumphs that India has seen since its inception. The bloodshed of the Partition, the humiliating defeat against the Chinese, the miracle of the Indian elections, the dark days of Emergency, the triumph of the Bangladesh liberation are all chronicled in detail in this book. General Reception of the Book The book was an instant critical success once it was published, and it was hailed as Book of the Year by Outlook, The Wall Street Journal and The Economist. It even won the Sahitya Akademi award for English in the year 2011.

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India is a story of hope and despair, darkness and light, chaos and glory. Ramachandra Guha tells the story of modern India, its creation and its progress with a well researched elegance. The story of India has always been a captivating one, but Guha gives it fresh insight by the sheer volume of details he provides, not just on Indias longest serving prime ministers, Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, but also about the lesser known and marginalized people of India the peasants, workers and tribals. The compelling book focuses on the conflicts as well as the triumphs that India has seen since its inception. The bloodshed of the Partition, the humiliating defeat against the Chinese, the miracle of the Indian elections, the dark days of Emergency, the triumph of the Bangladesh liberation are all chronicled in detail in this book. General Reception of the Book The book was an instant critical success once it was published, and it was hailed as Book of the Year by Outlook, The Wall Street Journal and The Economist. It even won the Sahitya Akademi award for English in the year 2011.
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Title India After Gandhi: The History Of The Worlds Largest Democracy Height
Ramachandra Guha Width
ISBN-13 9780330505543 Binding PAPERBACK
ISBN-10 #0330505548 Spine Width
Publisher Pan MacMillan Pages 944
Edition 2010 Availability Out Of Stock

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