Merchants of Tamilakam by Kanakalatha Mukund

Merchants of Tamilakam by Kanakalatha Mukund

Merchants of Tamilakam is the second book in the series ‘The Story of Indian Business’. Talks about the maritime trade in the southern coastal...
A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

What a book! A Short History of Nearly Everything takes you through the history of the world. Or should I say universe, as it...

Thanjavur by Pradeep Chakravarthy and Vikaram Sathyanathan

The book Thanjavur: A Cultural History intends to take you through the cultural history of Thanjavur. One of the prime cultural centers of ancient...
Letters for a Nation Jawaharlal Nehru

Letters for a Nation from Jawaharlal Nehru by Madhav Khosla

From 1947 to 1963, Jawaharlal Nehru was the prime minister of India. He had a tough task to lay the ground for a new...
Book Review - Why I Killed the Mahatma by Koenraad Elst

Why I Killed the Mahatma by Koenraad Elst

Why I killed the Mahatma by Koenraad Elst is a thorough analysis of the last speech by Nathuram Godse in the court. I had...

The Buddha and Dr. Fuhrer by Charles Allen

I have often been intrigued by how the excavations are done? How are the records of various finds reconciled? And how the archeologists and...
The Case for India by Will Durant

The Case for India by Will Durant – Book Review

Written in 1930, at the peak of Indian freedom struggle, by a visiting American historian - this is book The Case for India, that...

The Delhi that No-One Knows by R V Smith

The Delhi that No-One Knows ‘can fit in your pocket’ size book is big enough to invoke romantic interest in Delhi. In less than...

India after Gandhi by Ramachandra Guha

This book India after Gandhi is probably first of its kind and I expect a lot of its kind to follow. This is a...
Land of the Seven Rivers by Sanjeev Sanyal

Land of the Seven Rivers by Sanjeev Sanyal

Land of the Seven Rivers or Sapta-Sindhu, that is how India has always been known. Despite its ever-changing political borders. Despite rulers who came...