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Nur Jahan's Daughter
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The Sialkot Saga by Ashwin Sanghi
The Sialkot Saga
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The book marks a deft weaving of actual historical events and mythology with fiction. Ashwin Sanghi seems to be adept at it. The story line covers a few decades (perhaps a centuries as well in a different context) but flows seamlessly through these d ...more
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Gamal Abdel Nasser and Anwar Sadat by Charles River Editors
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The book brings out the role played by two stalwarts, Nasser and Sadat, in establishing Egypt as a force to reckon with in the Middle-East and , in the context of Nasser, evolving a Pan-Arabic Agenda. The relationship between these two iconic figures ...more
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The Secret Wish List by Preeti Shenoy
The Secret Wish List
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Perhaps a large number of women in this country would be able to relate to what has been presented as a fictional story. The boredom and the frustration that the chief protagonist goes through is narrated brilliantly by the author. Why only women, ev ...more
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The Secret Wish List by Preeti Shenoy
The Secret Wish List
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The Wars of the Roses by Charles River Editors
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The Rozabal Line by Ashwin Sanghi
The Rozabal Line
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Very rarely do you come across a book of fiction so well researched. This is one such book that attempts to display the "common grounding" of all the religions. The author comes up with apparently incredible intrepretation like "How many people reali ...more
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