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The Good Historian

Talking History by Romila Thapar, Ramin Jahanbegloo and Neeladri Bhattacharya, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2017; pp xvi + 340, ₹ 795.

Mobility, Martiality and Memory of the Thar

Nomadic Narratives: A History of Mobility and Identity in the Great Indian Desert by Tanuja Kothiyal, Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2016; pp xix + 299, price not indicated.

Quick Fix to ‘Explaining India’

Superfast Primetime Ultimate Nation: The Relentless Invention of Modern India by Adam Roberts, Gurgaon: Hachette India, 2017; pp xxi + 313, ₹ 599 .

Reimagining Schizophrenia

Fallen, Standing: My Life as a Schizophrenist by Reshma Valliappan, New Delhi: Women Unlimited, 2014; pp xiii+260, ₹ 325.

Virtual Crime and Women

Cyber Crimes against Women in India by Debarati Halder and K Jaishankar, New Delhi: Sage, 2017; pp xvii + 252, ₹795.

The Many Faces of Indira Gandhi

Indira: India’s Most Powerful Prime Minister by Sagarika Ghose, Delhi: Juggernaut, 2017; pp xvi + 342, ₹699. Indira Gandhi: A Life in Nature by Jairam Ramesh, Delhi: Simon and Schuster, 2017; pp ix + 437, ₹799. India’s Indira, A Centennial Tribute Anand Sharma (editor), New Delhi: Academic Foundation for the Indian National Congress, 2017; pp 299, ₹3,500.

Foundation of a Nation

India and the Unthinkable: Backwaters Collective on Metaphysics and Politics edited by Vinay Lal and Roby Rajan, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2016; pp xlvii+228,₹850.

A Colossus of Tamil Politics

Amma: Jayalalithaa’s Journey from Movie Star to Political Queen by Vaasanthi, New Delhi: Juggernaut Books, 2016; pp xiv + 175, ₹290.

Tracing the Roots of Dysfunctional Legal System

Law and the Economy in Colonial India by Tirthankar Roy and Anand V Swamy, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016; pp 240, $45.

A Sporadic Romance

India’s Film Society Movement: The Journey and Its Impact by V K Cherian, New Delhi: Sage, 2016; pp 219 + xxxv, ₹ 895.

Exclusion, Poverty and Urban Governance

Urban Poverty, Local Governance and Everyday Politics in Mumbai by Joop De Wit, Routledge South Asian Edition, 2017; pp 320, ₹795.

Gujarat Riots and the Role of Sexual Violence

Communalism and Sexual Violence: Ahmedabad since 1969 by Megha Kumar, New Delhi: Tulika Books, 2017; pp xi + 255, ₹ 775.

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