all ebooks in category: India History

Geographies of Anticolonialism: Political Networks Across and Beyond South India, c. 1900-1930
English | ISBN: 1119381541 | 2019 | 184 pages | PDF | 947 KB

A fresh approach to scholarship on the diverse nature of Indian anticolonial processes. Brings together a varied selection of literature to explore Indian anticolonialism in …

Infinite Variety: A History of Desire in India
2018 | ISBN: 9387693287, 9387693236 | English | 360 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

'Elegant, lucid and funny, this book will appeal to as many readers as there are desires.'–Shohini Ghosh 'The history of desire in India, ' writes …

«Indian Summer» by Alex von Tunzelmann
English | ISBN: 9781471114762 | EPUB | 1.8 MB

The stroke of midnight on 15 August 1947 liberated 400 million Indians from the British Empire. One of the defining moments of world history had …

History of the Philippines: From Indios Bravos to Filipinos
English | July 5th, 2017 | ISBN: 1468308572, 1590202856 | 368 pages | EPUB | 5.47 MB

Over three million Filipino Americans now live in the US, but popular histories of this rich, complicated nation are still rare. From ancient Malay settlements …

The History of Bhutan (repost)
English | IISBN: 8184003110 | 2013 | EPUB | 704 pages | 6 MB

In recent years, the remote kingdom of Bhutan has increasingly attracted the attention of the world. In 2008, it emerged as the world’s youngest democracy …

A History of Modern Tibet, Volume 4: In the Eye of the Storm, 1957-1959
English | ISBN: 0520278550 | 2019 | 616 pages | PDF | 37 MB

It is not possible to understand contemporary politics between China and the Dalai Lama without understanding what happened in the 1950s, especially the events that …

India Becoming: A Portrait of Life in Modern India
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1594486530 | EPUB | pages: 336 | 0.8 mb

A New Republic Editors' and Writers' Pick 2012 A New Yorker Contributors' Pick 2012 A Newsweek "Must Read on Modern India" “For people who savored …

The Hidden History of Burma: Race, Capitalism, and the Crisis of Democracy in the 21st Century
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1324003294 | 304 pages | EPUB | 2.53 MB

How did one of the world's "buzzy hotspots" (Fodor's 2013) become one of the top ten places to avoid (Fodor's 2018)? Precariously positioned between China …

Tsongkhapa: A Buddha in the Land of Snows
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1611806461 | 552 pages | EPUB | 14.89 MB

The new standard work and definitive biography of Tsongkhapa, one of the principle founders of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism—the school of the Dalai …

DK Eyewitness India (Travel Guide)
English | November 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 0241368839 | 624 pages | EPUB | 397.23 MB

Discover India with this essential travel guide, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you to this incredible country before …