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Samarjeet Narayan is an Independent Civic & Social Organization Professional
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China's India War
Collision Course on the Roof of the World
by Bertil Lintner (Mar 24, 2018)
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The first book to put the Sino-Indian border dispute and the 1962 war into its rightful historical and geopolitical context, China's India War examines how the 1962 war was about much more than the border.China was going through immense internal turmoil following the disastrous 'Great Leap Forward' and Mao Zedong, the architect of the movement, was...
Samarjeet Narayan
Jun 20, 2020
Another timely Book     source
A Chequered Brilliance
by Jairam Ramesh (Jan 05, 2020)
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This is a compelling new biography of one of India's most fascinating and controversial public figures. V.K. Krishna Menon commands our attention not just because he was Jawaharlal Nehru's confidant and soulmate but also for his own political and literary accomplishments. A relentless crusader for Indian independence in the UK in the 1930s and 1940...
Samarjeet Narayan
Jan 19, 2020
For that you must read.. Biography of Krishna Menon written by Jairam Ramesh.. A well researched Book     source
So All Is Peace
by Vandana Singh-Lal (Dec 01, 2019)
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But sit down, breathe deep, and ask a woman. Any woman. They are there.When twin sisters Layla and Tanya are found starving in their upmarket apartment, there is frenzy in the media. How often does one find two striking, twenty-something women, one half-dead, the other not speaking, living in a state of disrepair and chaos, for no apparent reason? ...
Samarjeet Narayan
Jan 11, 2020
A great Debut Book by Vandana Singh Lal.. What India’s middle class does not want to see Kavitha Rao In (cont)     source
The Anarchy
The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire
by William Dalrymple (Sep 10, 2019)
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Categories: HistoryNonfiction
The story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country.In August 1765, the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private army.The creation of this new g...
Samarjeet Narayan
Sep 20, 2019
A great Book How British Looted Us     source