The Holy Roman Empire - which, according to Voltaire, was neither holy nor Roman nor an empire - lasted for a thousand years. And it took an insatiable Napoleon Bonaparte to bring it to its knees. By comparison, three decades and a half of Left ru...... | Read..
This is a seminal book with 25 contributions, all Indian except for two from the United States of America and one each from Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, excellently put together b...... | Read..
In 2010, Time magazine ran a cover story on one Bibi Aisha. Forced into in an early marriage, Aisha fled from the house of her in-laws to escape the relentless abuse to which she was subjected. She...... | Read..
Animal stories can be read as adventures. The hunting chronicles of Jim Corbett are a case in point. They can also be delightful accounts of intimate bonding. The works of Vera Chaplina, the Russia...... | Read..