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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Written by Katherine Boo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400067558
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Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity
Written by Katherine Boo


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $27.00

In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport. As India starts... Read more >
Kashmir
Kashmir
Written by Arundhati Roy, Pankaj Mishra, Hilal Bhatt, Angana P. Chatterji and Tariq Ali
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ISBN: 9781844677351
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Kashmir
The Case for Freedom
Written by Arundhati Roy, Pankaj Mishra, Hilal Bhatt, Angana P. Chatterji and Tariq Ali


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2011
Price: $14.95

Kashmir is one of the most protracted and bloody occupations in the world—and one of the most ignored. Under an Indian military rule that, at half a million strong, exceeds the total number of US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan, freedom of speech is non-existent, and human- rights abuses and atrocities... Read more >
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India
India
Written by Patrick French
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ISBN: 9780307596642
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India
A Portrait
Written by Patrick French


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $12.99

A monumental biography of the subcontinent from the award-winning author of The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V. S. Naipaul.

Second only to China in the magnitude of its economic miracle and second to none in its potential to shape the new century, India is fast undergoing one... Read more >
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No One Had a Tongue to Speak
No One Had a Tongue to Speak
Written by Utpal Sandesara and Tom Wooten, Foreword by Paul Farmer, M.D., Ph.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616144319
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No One Had a Tongue to Speak
The Untold Story of One of History's Deadliest Floods
Written by Utpal Sandesara and Tom Wooten
Foreword by Paul Farmer, M.D., Ph.D.


Format: Hardcover, 411 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $25.00

On August 11, 1979, after a week of extraordinary monsoon rains in the Indian state of Gujarat, the two mile-long Machhu Dam-II disintegrated. The waters released from the dam’s massive reservoir rushed through the heavily populated downstream area, devastating the industrial city of Morbi and its surrounding agricultural villages. As the... Read more >
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No One Had a Tongue to Speak
The Untold Story of One of History's Deadliest Floods
Written by Utpal Sandesara and Tom Wooten
Foreword by Paul Farmer, M.D., Ph.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $11.99

On August 11, 1979, after a week of extraordinary monsoon rains in the Indian state of Gujarat, the two mile-long Machhu Dam-II disintegrated. The waters released from the dam’s massive reservoir rushed through the heavily populated downstream area, devastating the industrial city of Morbi and its surrounding agricultural villages. As the... Read more >
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Sideways on a Scooter
Sideways on a Scooter
Written by Miranda Kennedy
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ISBN: 9780679604556
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Sideways on a Scooter
Life and Love in India
Written by Miranda Kennedy


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $14.99

When twentysomething reporter Miranda Kennedy leaves her job in New York City and travels to India with no employment prospects, she longs to immerse herself in the turmoil and excitement of a rapidly developing country. What she quickly learns in Delhi about renting an apartment as a single woman—it’s next to... Read more >
India
India
Written by V.S. Naipaul
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ISBN: 9780307789341
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India
A Wounded Civilization
Written by V.S. Naipaul


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2011
Price: $9.99

In 1975, at the height of Indira Gandhi’s “Emergency,” V. S. Naipaul returned to India, the country his ancestors had left one hundred years earlier. Out of that journey he produced this concise masterpiece: a vibrant, defiantly unsentimental portrait of a society traumatized by centuries of foreign conquest and immured in... Read more >
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Great Soul
Great Soul
Written by Joseph Lelyveld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269584
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Great Soul
Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India
Written by Joseph Lelyveld


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $28.95

A highly original, stirring book on Mahatma Gandhi that deepens our sense of his achievements and disappointments—his success in seizing India’s imagination and shaping its independence struggle as a mass movement, his recognition late in life that few of his followers paid more than lip service to his ambitious goals of... Read more >
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Great Soul
Great Soul
Written by Joseph Lelyveld
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ISBN: 9780307595362
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Great Soul

Written by Joseph Lelyveld


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $12.99

A highly original, stirring book on Mahatma Gandhi that deepens our sense of his achievements and disappointments—his success in seizing India’s imagination and shaping its independence struggle as a mass movement, his recognition late in life that few of his followers paid more than lip service to his ambitious goals of... Read more >
Great Soul
Great Soul
Written by Joseph Lelyveld, Read by Mark Bramhall
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307879264
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Great Soul
Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India
Written by Joseph Lelyveld
Read by Mark Bramhall


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $25.00

A highly original, stirring book on Mahatma Gandhi that deepens our sense of his achievements and disappointments—his success in seizing India’s imagination and shaping its independence struggle as a mass movement, his recognition late in life that few of his followers paid more than lip service to his ambitious goals of... Read more >
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India
India
Written by V. S. Naipaul
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307742780
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India
A Million Mutinies Now
Written by V. S. Naipaul


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $13.99

New York Times Notable Book

Nobel laureate V. S. Naipaul’s impassioned and prescient travelogue of his journeys through his ancestral homeland, with a new preface by the author.
 
Arising out of Naipaul’s lifelong obsession and passion for a country that is at once his and totally alien, India: A Million Mutinies Now relates the stories of... Read more >
India: A Million Mutinies Now
India: A Million Mutinies Now
Written by V.S. Naipaul
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ISBN: 9780307739735
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India: A Million Mutinies Now

Written by V.S. Naipaul


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book

Nobel laureate V. S. Naipaul’s impassioned and prescient travelogue of his journeys through his ancestral homeland, with a new preface by the author.
 
Arising out of Naipaul’s lifelong obsession and passion for a country that is at once his and totally alien, India: A Million Mutinies Now...

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India Divided
Diversity and Democracy Under Attack
Written by Vandana Shiva


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

In India Divided, environmental, human rights, and antiglobalization activist Vandana Shiva chronicles the internal battles of a nation that is both the world's largest democracy and a leading nuclear power. Shiva describes a society where traditional cultures collide with the new economy of globalization, and charts the course of India's war... Read more >
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To Uphold the World
To Uphold the World
Written by Bruce Rich
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ISBN: 9780807006139
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To Uphold the World
A Call for a New Global Ethic from Ancient India
Written by Bruce Rich


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $23.00

In 1991, Bruce Rich traveled to Orissa and gazed upon the rock edicts erected by the Indian emperor Ashoka over 2,200 years ago. Intrigued by the stone inscriptions that declared religious tolerance, conservation, nonviolence, species protection, and human rights, Rich was drawn into Ashoka's world. Ashoka was a powerful conqueror who... Read more >
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A Place Within
A Place Within
Written by M.G. Vassanji
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ISBN: 9780385661799
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A Place Within
Rediscovering India
Written by M.G. Vassanji


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $18.00

A Globe and Mail Best Book

It would take many lifetimes, it was said to me during my first visit, to see all of India. The desperation must have shown on my face to absorb and digest all I possibly could. This was not something I had articulated or resolved; and yet... Read more >
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Gandhi & Churchill
Gandhi & Churchill
Written by Arthur Herman
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ISBN: 9780553383768
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Gandhi & Churchill
The Epic Rivalry that Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2009
Price: $20.00



In this fascinating and meticulously researched book, bestselling historian Arthur Herman sheds new light on two of the most universally recognizable icons of the twentieth century, and reveals how their forty-year rivalry sealed the fate of India and the British Empire.

They were born worlds apart: Winston Churchill to Britain’s most glamorous... Read more >
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A Place Within
A Place Within
Written by M.G. Vassanji
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ISBN: 9780307371775
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A Place Within
Rediscovering India
Written by M.G. Vassanji


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 18, 2009
Price: $13.99

A Globe and Mail Best Book

It would take many lifetimes, it was said to me during my first visit, to see all of India. The desperation must have shown on my face to absorb and digest all I possibly could. This was not something I had articulated or resolved; and yet... Read more >
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Gandhi & Churchill
Gandhi & Churchill
Written by Arthur Herman
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ISBN: 9780553905045
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Gandhi & Churchill
The Epic Rivalry that Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $14.99

In this fascinating and meticulously researched book, bestselling historian Arthur Herman sheds new light on two of the most universally recognizable icons of the twentieth century, and reveals how their forty-year rivalry sealed the fate of India and the British Empire.

They were born worlds apart: Winston Churchill to Britain’s most glamorous... Read more >
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In Spite of the Gods
In Spite of the Gods
Written by Edward Luce
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ISBN: 9781400079773
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In Spite of the Gods
The Rise of Modern India
Written by Edward Luce


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $16.95

As the world's largest democracy and a rising international economic power, India has long been heralded for its great strides in technology and trade. Yet it is also plagued by poverty, illiteracy, unemployment, and a vast array of other social and economic issues. Here, noted journalist and former Financial Times South... Read more >
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The Last Mughal
The Last Mughal
Written by William Dalrymple
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ISBN: 9781400078332
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The Last Mughal
The Fall of a Dynasty: Delhi, 1857
Written by William Dalrymple


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $18.95

In this evocative study of the fall of the Mughal Empire and the beginning of the Raj, award-winning historian William Dalrymple uses previously undiscovered sources to investigate a pivotal moment in history.

The last Mughal emperor, Zafar, came to the throne when the political power of the Mughals was already in... Read more >
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Women of the Raj
Women of the Raj
Written by Margaret MacMillan
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ISBN: 9780812976397
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Women of the Raj
The Mothers, Wives, and Daughters of the British Empire in India
Written by Margaret MacMillan


Format: Trade Paperback, 402 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $15.95

In the nineteenth century, at the height of colonialism, the British ruled India under a government known as the Raj. British men and women left their homes and traveled to this mysterious, beautiful country–where they attempted to replicate their own society. In this fascinating portrait, Margaret MacMillan examines the hidden lives... Read more >
The Last Mughal
The Last Mughal
Written by William Dalrymple
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ISBN: 9780307267399
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The Last Mughal

Written by William Dalrymple


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $13.99

In this evocative study of the fall of the Mughal Empire and the beginning of the Raj, award-winning historian William Dalrymple uses previously undiscovered sources to investigate a pivotal moment in history.

The last Mughal emperor, Zafar, came to the throne when the political power of the Mughals was already in... Read more >
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Somanatha
Somanatha
Written by Romila Thapar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844670208
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Somanatha
The Many Voices of a History
Written by Romila Thapar


Format: Hardcover, 265 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2005
Price: $25.00

In 1026, Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni raided the Hindu temple of Somanatha (Somnath in textbooks of the colonial period). The story of the raid has reverberated in Indian history, but largely during the raj. It was first depicted as a trauma for the Hindu population not in India, but in the... Read more >
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