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  • The Calling of Historyby Dipesh Chakrabarty

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 30.00 US$ 25.50

    A leading scholar in early twentieth-century India, Sir Jadunath Sarkar (1870–1958) was knighted in 1929 and became the first Indian historian to gain honorary membership in the American Historical Association. By the end of his lifetime, however, he had been marginalized by the Indian history establishment, as postcolonial historians embraced alternative... more...

  • Patel, Prasad and Rajajiby Neerja Singh

    SAGE Publications 2015; US$ 40.00

    Traces the debates around the concept of ‘Right and Right-wing Politics’ in the Indian political context   more...

  • India--Myanmar Relationsby Rajiv Bhatia

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    This book provides a comprehensive evaluation of India's multi-faceted relations with Myanmar. It unravels the mysteries of the complex polity of Myanmar as it undergoes transition through democracy after long military rule. Based on meticulous research and understanding, the volume traces the trajectory of India–Myanmar associations from ancient... more...

  • Perception, Politics and Security in South Asiaby P R Chari; Pervaiz Iqbal Cheema; Stephen P Cohen

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 54.95

    This book provides a detailed examination of the compound crisis between India and Pakistan that brought the region to the brink of a nuclear war in 1990. Placing the crisis in the context of concurrent international events such as the fall of the Soviet Union, the authors draw out the lesson for present-day South Asian affairs. The book also makes... more...

  • The Aftermath of Partition in South Asiaby Gyanesh Kudaisya; Tan Tai Yong

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 62.95

    This book draws upon new theoretical insights and fresh bodies of data to historically reappraise partition in the light of its long aftermath. It uses a comparative approach by viewing South Asia in its totality, rather than looking at it in narrow 'national' terms. As the first book to focus on the aftermath of partition, it fills a distinctive niche... more...

  • Akbar and the Jesuitsby Father Pierre du Jarric Jarric

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 49.95

    First published in 1926. 'These documents are full of intimate interest' Times Literary Supplement 'A serious and intensely interesting piece of work' The Guardian The Jesuit missionaries were some of the earliest Europeans to find their way into the Mogul empire in the sixteenth century. Spending more years at Akbar's court than others did months,... more...

  • India's Partitionby Devendra Panigrahi

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    Based on new source material available in both England and India, India's Partition examines the partition in the context of the retreat of the British Empire. The freeing of India from British rule was the result of internal forces in both countries, while the split of the subcontinent along religious lines served as a harbinger for things to come.... more...

  • Nehruby Benjamin Zachariah

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 39.95

    This engaging new biography dispels many myths surrounding Nehru, and distinguishes between the icon he has become and the politician he actually was. Benjamin Zachariah places Nehru in the context of the issues of his time, including the central theme of nationalism, the impact of Cold War pressures on India and the transition from colonial control... more...

  • The Empire of the Rajby Dr Robert J Blyth

    Palgrave Macmillan 2003; US$ 175.00

    British India, as a result of history, geopolitics and its unique status within the Empire, controlled a chain of overseas agencies that stretched from southern Persia to eastern Africa. This book examines how, as the relative importance of British interests steadily eclipsed those of India throughout the region, Indian sub-imperial impulses clashed... more...

  • An Agrarian History of South Asiaby David Ludden

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 33.00

    Originally published in 1999, this book offers a comprehensive historical framework for understanding the regional diversity of agrarian South Asia. more...