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And polemical verve The essays turn a critical eye on topics as wide ranging as Hindutva the Communist left and the dynasty obsessed Congress part.

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MOBI Ramachandra Guha ¸ MOBI Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUB ☆ Patriots and MOBI ¸ getup party.de Ramachandra Guha was born in Dehradun in 1958 and educated in Delhi and Calcutta He has taught at the University of Oslo Stanford and Yale and at the Indian Institute of Science He has been a Fellow of the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin and also served as the Indo American Community Chair Visiting Professor at the University of California at BerkeleyAfter a peripatetic academic career with

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    MOBI Ramachandra Guha ¸ MOBI Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUB ☆ Patriots and MOBI ¸ getup party.de patriots ebok, partisans mobile, Patriots and download, Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUBLike Guha's other books of essays1 Smooth anecdotal writing I have read each of Guha's books of essays on vacation I haven't intended to read them but have begun and gone on reading2 Sociopolitical bellelettrism basically3 Guha calls himself a historian but is actually a story teller; he has no theses for the movement of history instead consistently focusing overmuch on individual figures This obviously works better in a book of essays than in a 'history' like INDIA AFTER GANDHI His commonsensical arguments centered on the individuals are probably why he is so popular4 Rather than tracing systemically why things unfolded as they did Guha gives elder brotherly post facto advice to leftists etc which ignores their leftist political aims and takes into account moral ualities like 'honesty' and 'concern for the people' which would have h


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    MOBI Ramachandra Guha ¸ MOBI Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUB ☆ Patriots and MOBI ¸ getup party.de patriots ebok, partisans mobile, Patriots and download, Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUBMy first whole Guha And I've been meaning to read him for a long bloody time When I say whole I seem to find his essays somewhere or the other The Caravan Himal Southasian other anthologies and have always been rather overwhelmed by the depth and breadth of his scholarship And of course the fact that the man can write Part of the criticism he receives must be I think because of this it is difficult to trust for most people a historian who can write this wellThough I own a couple of his books I chose Patriots and Partisans because I thought a collection of essays might reveal about the writer's interest areas and pet subjects than a book might I was right I attended a lecture by the writer at the Chartered Accountants Association in Madras and he touched upon all the topics he writes about in the book even then This is where he's home the ear


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    MOBI Ramachandra Guha ¸ MOBI Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUB ☆ Patriots and MOBI ¸ getup party.de patriots ebok, partisans mobile, Patriots and download, Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUBMy review of this book is probably going to be biased since Guha's views are extremely similar to views I hold That being said this is an engaging excellent and very well written collection of essays The essays are on different topics ranging from a history of congress sycophancy to the end of Premier Bookshop in Bangalore Each essay is put together well with convincing arguments and lucid language The essay on the decline of the bilingual intellectual for example made some excellent points such as the condescension shown to vernacular languages in English medium schools and the disastrous decision to remove English from state schools in some parts of the country The history of the Sino Indian conflict is presented and analyzed dispassionately He also has


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    MOBI Ramachandra Guha ¸ MOBI Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUB ☆ Patriots and MOBI ¸ getup party.de patriots ebok, partisans mobile, Patriots and download, Patriots and Partisans PDF/EPUBSome might criticize him for Belle Lettrism some for giving way too much importance to individuals rather than the fluid streams of history And some of that might be true as well Still Ramchandra Guha's books are very readable and give a uniue sense of pleasure A strongly worded liberal always ready to voice opinion against intolerance and fascist tendencies of any kind he does make history much accessible to the lay person Though this book is a collection of memoirs than a serious historical treatise still it is irreverent rich with nostalgia and full of polemics calling out the intolerant culture flag bearers and arguing passionately for a free er tolerant liberal India Though frankly through all the pieces one gets a sense of Indian society in general


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