ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Reviews Necessary Reminder

The Hoodlum Years by Ashok Mir a; Orient Longman, 1979; pp 186, Rs :]:;. THE wo st thing about Time is that it has no discriminatory qualities; it heals all wound-', political or other. May be there are some wounds that ought to be left festering and bleeding and pre-served like specimens kept in bell-jars, as warnings and reminders of what a particular political system is capable of inflicting and what a single person's kist for power can lead to. "The Hood-lum Years", one can say, is a well-timed reminder.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top