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Idea of India

Author: Sunil Khilnani

This long essay makes an eloquent and persuasive argument for Nehru's idea of nationhood in India. At a time when the relevance of Nehru's vision is under scrutiny, this book assumes a special significance.

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Spirited, combative and insight-filled...Khilnani has woven a rich analysis of contemporary India and its evolution since independence.......'''.......Amartya Sen, Times Literary Supplement

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Published by

Penguin Books India

Published

20 Sep 2004

Imprint

Penguin

ISBN13

9780143032465

Book Format

B

Extent

264

Rights

India, Pak, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan &

Category

Non-Fiction, History

Binding

Paperback

Price (Rs.)

295.00

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