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THE ILLUSTRATED STORY OF INDIA FOR CHILDREN

Rs. 250

AUTHOR: R.C.DAS AND N.K.KARN

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THE ILLUSTRATED STORY OF INDIA FOR CHILDREN BESIDES BEING THE BIRTHPLACE OF THE OLDEST CIVILIZATIONS, INDIA HAS A VERY GLORIOUS HISTORY. TO NARRATE INDIA’S HISTORY IN A CONCISE MANNER IS INDEED A DIFFICULT TASK,HOWEVER THIS HAS BEEN ACHIEVED IN THIS BOOK ‘THE ILLUSTRATED STORY OF INDIA’
BEGINNING WITH A NARRATIVE ON THE PRE-HISTORIC PERIOD DATING BACK TO 1000 BC THIS BOOK TAKES THE CHILD THROUGH THE ARYAN SETTLEMENT, THE STORY OF THE RAMAYANA AND MAHABHARATA. THIS BOOK THEN GOES ON TO TELL THE CHID ABOUT GREAT MEN LIKE JINA, GAUTAM BUDDHA, PORUS, ASHOKA THE GREAT AND CHANDRA GUPTA MAURYA.
AS THE PAGES TURN THE CHAPTERS NARRATE THE HISTORY OF THE SOUTHERN RULERS, THE STORIES OF THE CHIVALROUS RAJPUTS AND GLORY OF THE MUGHAL EMPERORS LEADING TO THE RISE OF ISLAM IN INDIA AND THE DELHI SULTANATE.FROM THERE ON THE STORIES TELL THE CHILD ABOUT VARIOUS CULTURES AND THE ONSET OF THE RELIGIOUS MOVEMENT THIS IS FOLLOWED BY THE ADVENT OF EUROPEAN TRADERS WHO TURN INTO RULERS. THERE ARE CHAPTERS, WHICH NARRATE HOW REVOLUTIONARIES LIKE THE TIPU SULTAN, RANI JHASHI AND MSNGAL PANDEY LED TO THE RISE OF INDIAN NATIONALISM.
ONCE THE SEEDS OF NATIONLISN WERE SOWN, HOW GANDHI THE FATHER OF NATION AND NEHRU LED THE MOVEMENT OF INDEPENDENCE,WHICH RESULTED IN THE FREEDOM OF INDIA AND PARTITION OF PAKISTAN.
THE ILLUSTRATED STORY OF INDIA CONTINUES BY TELLING THE CHILD OFTHE INITIAL PROBLEMS INDIA FACED AFTER INDEPENDENCE AND THE VARIOUS CONFLICTS, WITH THE NEIGHBOURS, WHICH FOLLOWED.
IN BRIEF THIS BOOK HAS EVERY THING THAT THE READERS WOULD WANT TO KNOW ABOUT INDIA. THE BOOK IS WRITTEN IN SIMPLE ENGLISH AND IS ILLUSTRATED BEAUTIFULLY WITH AROUND 200 COLOUR ILLUSTRATIONS AND MAPS TO ENHANCE THE UNDERSTANDING OF THE YOUNG READER.

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AUTHOR

R.C DAS .N.K.KARN

PRINTED PAGE

182

LANGUAGE

ENGLISH

PUBLISHING YEAR

2010

PUBLISHER

ADARSH BOOK

ISBN

9788183630726

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