Books tagged: india culture

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Fred's Diary 1981
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Sarah Jane Butfield. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever wanted to read someone else’s diary? Then try this: "Not only a time-capsule but a cautionary tale of gems, drugs, and jail time as he explores waterfalls, Buddhist temples, and snow-capped peaks." Doug E. Jones
History of India, Kingdoms and Empires, The Coming of the Europeans, The British Empire in India
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Adventure » General
India Government, India Politics, India Economy, India Culture, India Foreign Relations. The early history India to the present, Kingdom, Government, Tradition, People, Economy, Custom and ethnics. The earliest imprints of human activities in India go back to the Paleolithic Age, roughly between 400,000 and 200,000 B.C.
The Trilogy of Savitri's Garden: India to the Americas 1838, (Book1, Part I) - Dreams of El Dorado
Price: Free! Words: 153,130. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Book 1, Part I: The famine had begun in the summer of 1837, devastating the North Western Provinces of India. The monsoon was deceptive, betraying hundreds of thousands. Many were dying and starving. In December 1837, two young men, Vishnu and Kalil, had set out on a journey to find the riches of El Dorado. They were on the way from the Maya baazar in Awadh to board the Whitby in Kolkata.
Four Nails
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In ancient India, tragedy strikes a young elephant trainer. Forced into a slave caravan that takes him through perilous lands and into a world at war, Ashoka befriends a special elephant. He and that elephant, Four Nails, together lead Hannibal's army over the Alps and down the back of Rome. Though a time of constant danger and uncertainty in the Second Punic War,
INDIABOOK Asian Quote Guide Book with 1000 useful proverbs, quotations and thoughtful insights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Great image ref quote book on Asian continent, perception and creation of Indian culture, identity, beliefs, Hinduism, fashion, history, environmentalism, education, philosophy, communities, Gandhi, Nehruism, freedom of faith, development and prosperity, Colonialism and battle for Independence, religious ethos, Sanskrit, metropolitan India, Cherrapunjee, advertising, mystic music and life style.
Saturday Date (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
Mary roams the Goan and Anglo-Indian neighborhoods of Bombay, singing for money so she can feed herself and the child who accompanies her. A night watchman befriends her and offers a chance to get off the streets. Mary seeks guidance from the mysterious visions that haunt her, but she alone must decide her fate.
The Life of Mahabalipuram: Pulsing Stories Trapped in Stone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Mahabalipuram is an Indian historical landmark, vastly important to Tamilian culture. Yet it has largely been forgotten by the long arch of history. This book serves to uncover and untangle the many fascinating narratives of the people and art that have populated that little town by the sea, both past and present. What results is an engaging look at a little-known piece of world history.
Snoputnik
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: Croatian. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Emotivno snažan i iskren tekst koji isprepliće roman ceste s izazovnom idejom o snovitoj, ezoterijeskoj komponenti traženja za transcendentnim. Snoputnik korespondendira s avanturističkim romanima o indijskom potkontinentu i romanima svijesti, ne prodikuje, ne prisiljava na zaključke, već potiče da donosite vlastite zaključke i razmišljate o otvorenim pitanjima vlastitom glavom.
Scattered Fates - a novel on the second partition of India
Price: Free! Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Alternative history
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An alternate history novel, which unwraps in the backdrop of violent anti-Hindi agitations that rocked the State of Tamil Nadu (India) 50 years ago, narrated over two time frames – 1965 and 2005. It is the story of a son's search for the truth about his father's disappearance and the political intrigue that led to India's second partition into South & North, intertwined with the history of Korea
Warp and Weft
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
Narayana, the protagonist, is orphaned at an early age. He wanders on the streets of Zarivaram like a vagrant looking for something to eat. He cannot escape from poverty, which sticks to him like a leech. He makes a selfish pledge to himself: to earn money and become the richest person in his village. Will fortune favour Narayana?