India: A History. Revised and Updated (paperback)


Unearth the captivating saga of India’s past in “India: A History. Revised and Updated.” Embark on an enthralling expedition through millennia of rich heritage, cultural marvels, and the extraordinary evolution of a nation that continues to mesmerize the world.


Embark on a captivating journey through the rich tapestry of India’s past with “India: A History. Revised and Updated.” Delve into a world of mesmerizing tales, where ancient civilizations have left an indelible mark on the present, and diverse cultures blend harmoniously to create a captivating mosaic of traditions.

Uncover the enigmatic tales of the Indus Valley Civilization, an ancient society shrouded in mystery. Travel through time and witness the rise and fall of mighty empires like the Mauryas, Guptas, and Mughals, as they shape the destiny of a nation that stands as a testament to resilience and strength.

Immerse yourself in the majestic allure of India’s architectural wonders, from the breathtaking Taj Mahal to the awe-inspiring temples of Khajuraho. Traverse the vibrant landscapes, from the picturesque valleys of Kashmir to the sun-kissed beaches of Goa, each holding its own allure and charm.

As you turn the pages, become enchanted by the profound wisdom of Indian sages, discover the timeless teachings of yoga and meditation, and witness the birth of spiritual philosophies that have inspired seekers around the globe.

Unravel the threads of India’s struggle for independence, led by visionaries like Mahatma Gandhi, who showed the world the power of non-violent resistance and the triumph of human spirit over adversity.

But this is not just a history book; it’s a celebration of the living, breathing India of today. From bustling metropolises to quaint villages, from colorful festivals to delectable cuisine, experience the modern India that effortlessly bridges the gap between ancient traditions and contemporary innovations.

“India: A History. Revised and Updated” is not merely a narrative of the past; it’s an invitation to witness the essence of a nation that has embraced its complexities, cherished its diversity, and emerged as an icon of progress and unity.

Join us on this spellbinding expedition as we unlock the secrets of a land that has intrigued and fascinated the world for millennia. Whether you are a history enthusiast, a cultural aficionado, or simply an explorer at heart, this book promises to leave an indelible impression, illuminating the soul of India in all its resplendent glory.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802145581
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 04/12/2011
Pages: 640
Sales rank: 117,481
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.60(d)


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