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Sri Dineshacandrika Studies in Indology (D.C. Sircar Felicitation Volume)

By: B.N. Mukherjee, D.R. Das, S.S. Biswas, and S.P. SIngh (eds)

Price: $61.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1983

Seller ID: 032965

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 454 with 76 plates. View more info

The Rise of Modern India

By: B.N. Pandey, R.K. Choudhary and B.K. Singh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Hamish Hamilton: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019212

Condition: Good


Printed Pages: 128 with numerous b/w illustrations. Minor edgewear. View more info

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History of Indian Administration: Volume III: Modern Period

By: B.N. Puri

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002402

ISBN: 81-215-0163-6

Condition: New


During the reign of Aurangzeb, Bihar had the status of an independent administrative unit of the Mughal Empire. The Bihar governors then were in no way subordinate to the governors of Bengal. After Fakhr-ud-Dowla, its last independent governor, Bihar was, however, annexed to the Bengal Suba and it remained as an appanage of Bengal thereafter for about 200 years (1733 to 1912). The battle of Giria in 1740 made Alivardi the undisputed ruler of Bengal and Bihar, and was succeeded by Siraj-ud-Dowla in 1765. The period between 1757 and 1765 was marked by the growth of the British influence in Benga... View more info

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India in the Time of Patanjali

By: B.N. Puri; Foreword By Dr F.W. Thomas

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1990

Edition: Third Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 025696

ISBN: 81-215-0464-8

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 280. View more info

Gandhigiri: Satyagraha After Hundred Years

By: B.N. Ray

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027215

ISBN: 817479090X

Condition: New


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Foundations of Western Political Thought

By: B.N. Ray

Price: $64.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027218

ISBN: 8174790977

Condition: New


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The Millennium Book on New Delhi

By: B.P. Singh and Pavan K. Varma (eds.)

Price: $72.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037758

ISBN: 0195654455

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 304 with numerous illustrations. View more info

Readings in History and Culture

By: B.P. Sinha

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1978

Seller ID: 032885

ISBN: 81-7574-080-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 249. View more info

Modern China: A Short History

By: B.R. Chatterji

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Meerut, U.P. India, Meenakshi Prakashan: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019171

Condition: Good


Printed Pages: 195. Minor edgewear. View more info

Purabharati: Studies in Early Historical Archaeology and Buddhism (Commemoration Volume in Respect of Prof. B.P. Sinha)

By: B.R. Mani and S.C. Saran (eds); Assistant Editor: Arvin Manjul

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019366

ISBN: 81-88934-39-9

Condition: New


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Heritage of Rajasthan: Monuments and Archaeological Sites

By: B.R. Meena

Price: $88.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031806

ISBN: 8173053820

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 292 with 97 colour 293 b/w illustrations, and 257 figures and maps. View more info

In Search of Gandhi: Essays and Reflections

By: B.R. Nanda

Price: $9.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013548

ISBN: 0-19-567203-8

Condition: New


B.R. Nanda s first work on Gandhi was published in 1958 and since then he has written extensively on many related topics but Gandhi appears as a leitmotif in the entire corpus of his work. Nanda s intensive and abiding curiosity about this key figure of modern India has resulted in an insightful and unique understanding of Gandhi s motivations and the circumstances surrounding his political decisions and personal choices. The 29 essays cover a vast territory: Gandhi s formative years his struggle against racism in South Africa and imperialism in India his attitude to religion and the partition... View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 1

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036285

ISBN: 81-7304-481-3

Condition: New


Covers the period up to 1900. Printed Pages: 488. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 2

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036286

ISBN: 81-7304-517-8

Condition: New


Covers the period from 1901 to 1906. Printed Pages: 416. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 3

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036311

ISBN: 81-7304-541-0

Condition: New


Covers the period from January, 1907 to March, 1909. Printed Pages: 452. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 4

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036312

ISBN: 81-7304-556-9

Condition: New


Covers the period from April, 1909 to May, 1914. Printed Pages: 424. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 5

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036313

ISBN: 81-7304-579-8

Condition: New


Covers a period of twelve months from June, 1909. Printed Pages: 406. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 6

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $17.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036314

ISBN: 81-7304-618-2

Condition: New


Covers the period from August, 1915 to December, 1916. Printed Pages: 352. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 7

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036315

ISBN: 81-7304-660-3

Condition: New


Covers two years from the beginning of 1917 to the end of 1918. Printed Pages: 398. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 8

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036316

ISBN: 81-7304-696-4

Condition: New


This volume covers a period of nearly 14 months from January, 1919 and deals with the last phase of Lala Lajpat Rai's stay in the United States. Printed Pages: 424. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 9

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036317

ISBN: 81-7304-715-4

Condition: New


The ninth volume begins with Lala Lajpat Rai's return home from the US in Febryary. 1920 and covers the next ten months. Printed Pages: 450. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 10

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036318

ISBN: 81-7304-740-5

Condition: New


This volume covers the period from January, 1921 to October, 1924. Printed Pages: 432. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 11

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036319

ISBN: 81-7304-793-0

Condition: New


This volume covers the closing months of 1924 and the whole year of 1925. Printed Pages: 478. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 12

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036320

ISBN: 8173048223

Condition: New


This volume covers a period of twelve months from January to December, 1926. Printed Pages: 516. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 13

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036321

ISBN: 8173048452

Condition: New


This volume covers the year 1927. Printed Pages: 488. View more info

The Collected Works of Lala Lajpat Rai: Volume 14

By: B.R. Nanda (Chief Editor)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036322

ISBN: 8173048479

Condition: New


This volume is mainly the reprint of Lajpat Rai's last major work "Unhappy India". Printed Pages: 436. View more info

Nineteenth Century History of Maharashtra: Vol. 1 (1818-1920)

By: B.R. Sunthankar

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pune, India, Shubhada-Saraswat Prakashan: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027561

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 694. View more info

Inclusion and Exclusion in Local Governance: Field Studies from Rural India

By: B.S. Baviskar and George Mathew (eds)

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028587

ISBN: 8178298600

Condition: New


Inclusion and Exclusion in Local Governance: Field Studies from Rural India is a product of a rare national-level study conducted in 42 panchayats across 12 states to reveal how democratic decentralization is working in Indian villages. This is done through stories of empowerment as well as discrimination against women, scheduled castes and scheduled tribes (SCs and STs). The contributors have adopted a unique research methodology which may set a trend for future national-level qualitative studies. The field studies offer insights about rural India from a micro-level perspective instead of pro... View more info

Society in the Atharvaveda (Reconstructing Indian History & Culture: No. 15)

By: B.S. Kharade

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027346

ISBN: 81-246-0093-7

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 176 with 1 map and 3 line-drawings. View more info

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The Tradition of Astronomy in India: Jyotihsastra (History of Science, Philosophy and Culture in Indian Civilization: Volume IV, Part 4)

By: B.V. Subbarayappa; General Editor: D.P. Chattopadhyaya

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023514

ISBN: 81-87586-32-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 544 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Ceylon Currency: British Period (A.D.1796-1936)

By: B.W.Fernando

Price: $12.25

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035993

ISBN: 8120618424

Condition: New


Printed pages: 68 alongwith 7 plates. View more info

The Bhil: An Ethno-Historic Analysis

By: Bachchan Kumar

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032251

ISBN: 81-85320-47-7

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 261. View more info

Chaff and Grain

By: Badr-ud-din Tyabji

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Asia Publishing House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020407

Condition: Fair


Printed pages: 216. Chipped dust jacket. View more info

Kumbh Mela and the Sadhus: The Quest for Immortality

By: Badri Narain and Kedar Narain

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Pilgrims Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036486

ISBN: 8177698052

Condition: New


Printed pages: 143 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

A Grammar of Arabic Language Intended for Students of the Universities of India to Which is Appended an Essay on the Arabic Language and Literature

By: Bahr-ul-Uloom Maulana Obaidullah-El-Obaidi Suhrawardy

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, University of Calcutta: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020811

Condition: Good


Printed pages: 281. Bumped and stained boards. View more info

The Nature of Living Tradition: Distinctive Features of Indian Parampara

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027344

ISBN: 81-246-0177-1

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 132. View more info

Glimpses of Indian Technology: A Survey of Four Decades

By: Bal Krishna and Dr C.P. Thakur

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Publications Division: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025032

ISBN: 81-230-0000-6

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 460 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. View more info

India's Intellectual Traditions and Contributions to the World

By: Bal Ram Singh, Surendra N. Dwivedi, Satish C. Misra, and Bhu Dev Sharma, and Dhirendra Shah (eds)

Price: $44.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd. in association with World Association for Vedic Studies, USA: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031294

ISBN: 8124604762

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 859. View more info

Systemic Approaches to Indian Socio-economic Development: Perspectives in Sociology of Knowledge

By: Balakrishna N. Nair

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Associated Publishing House: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020588

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 598. Slightly chipped and rubbed dust jacket. View more info

India's Globalization: Evaluating the Economic Consequences

By: Baldev Raj Nayar

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vistaar Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028519

ISBN: 8178297582

Condition: New


This study systematically evaluates the economic consequences of globalization for India in the light of the attack of the critics against globalization on the grounds of economic stagnation, “deindustrialization? “denationalization? destabilization, and impoverishment. On the basis of abundant qualitative and quantitative data, it strongly repudiates the case of the critics, and demonstrates that India has been a significant beneficiary of the globalization process. The policy conclusion that flows from this experience is that India ought to be, in general, more open to globalization, in... View more info

Globalization and Politics in India

By: Baldev Raj Nayar (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019943

ISBN: 0195689216

Condition: New


Bursting suddenly on the world scene in the last quarter of the twentieth century, globalization both as process and concept has fast come to dominate contemporary discourse on human affairs. Yet, it is the object of both ardent support and powerful attack. This extensive volume—in the Themes in Politics series—provides a comprehensive view of the debates surrounding globalization and its impact on India. It offers diverse viewpoints against the backdrop of a blending of the economics and politics of globalization. Scholars across the social sciences, policymakers and media specialists, M... View more info

Globalization and Politics in India

By: Baldev Raj Nayar (ed.)

Price: $17.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033660

ISBN: 0198064179

Condition: New


Bursting suddenly on the world scene in the last quarter of the twentieth century, globalization both as process and concept has fast come to dominate contemporary discourse on human affairs. Yet, it is the object of both ardent support and powerful attack. This extensive volume—in the Themes in Politics series—provides a comprehensive view of the debates surrounding globalization and its impact on India. It offers diverse viewpoints against the backdrop of a blending of the economics and politics of globalization. Scholars across the social sciences, policymakers and media specialists, M... View more info

India in the World Order: Searching for Major-Power Status

By: Baldev Raj Nayar and T.V. Paul

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027071

ISBN: 8175962313

Condition: New


Two well-known scholars examine India`s search for a major role in the international system. Central to the argument is India`s belief that the acquisition of an independent nuclear capability is key to obtaining such status. The book details the constraints at the international, domestic and perceptual levels that India has faced in this endeavor and concludes that systemic and domestic changes will be necessary before it can achieve its goal. Given recent developments, the book is extremely timely. Its incisive analysis will be illuminating for students and policy makers. Contents 1. Intr... View more info

Asia Through Asian Eyes: Parables, Poetry, Proverbs, Stories and Epigrams of the Asian Peoples

By: Baldoon Dhingra; Foreword By K.M. Panikkar

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Asia Publishing House: 1959

Edition: First Indian Reprint

Seller ID: 025404

Condition: Very Good


Printed pages: 296. Stained boards. Text is in mint condition. View more info

Indian Foreign Policy: An Analysis

By: Baljit Singh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Asia Publishing House: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020445

ISBN: 0-210-40570-8

Condition: Good


Printed pages: 119. Chipped dust jacket. Bumped corners. View more info

Jagirdars in the Mughal Empire During the Reign of Akbar

By: Balkrishan Shivram

Price: $20.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036107

ISBN: 81-7304-766-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 324. View more info

Threads Woven: Ideals, Principles, and Administration

By: Balmiki Prasad Singh

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Popular Prakashan: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020366

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 166. Chipped dust jacket. View more info

India's Culture: The State, the Arts, and Beyond (Second Edition)

By: Balmiki Prasad SIngh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2009

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 026187

ISBN: 0198060637

Condition: New


How do we understand India’s culture? This book takes us on a fascinating journey of exploring this country through analyses of broader themes and events and some personal accounts. India’s Culture investigates India’s diversified cultural base?language and literature; religion and spirituality; visual and performing arts; philosophy, science, and economics; and India’s role in Asia. It discusses the relationship between the state and market, the debates regarding cultural preservation, harmonious aspects of Indian culture, the role of administration and the government agencies like A... View more info

Bahudha and the Post 9/11 World

By: Balmiki Prasad Singh; Foreword By His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022710

ISBN: 0195693558

Condition: New


The rise of terrorism and fundamentalism in recent times has brought about phenomenal changes in global politics. These unprecedented challenges call for a new, bold, and imaginative statecraft from world leaders. Underlining the need to transcend age-old peace mechanisms and reconstruct our language of discourse, this book propounds the concept of Bahudh"a—an eternal reality or continuum, a dialogue of harmony, and peaceful living. Bahudh"a recognizes the distinction between plural societies and pluralism, facilitates exchange of views, and promotes understanding of the collective g... View more info