Author: R C MajumdarH C Raychaudhuri/Kalikinkar DattaPublisher: MacmillanYear: 2007Language: EnglishPages: 1150ISBN/UPC (if available): 033390298x
Originally published in 1946 this book at once established itself as the standard work in the subject. The present edition brings the history up to 1978.
This revised fourth edition is a detailed, accurate, authentic and critical narration of the salient features of the Indian history. This edition gives events right up to 1978 and includes lists of Presidents and Prime-ministers of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan till 1977-78. It discusses recent constitutional amendments, socio-economic changes and educational experiments. India's relations with USA, the Soviet Union, China, the Arab States, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh have been critically reviewed The book also outlines India's role as a champion of international amity and peace.
Preface to the Fourth EditionPreface to he First EditionPreface to the Second EditionPreface to the Third EditionList of Maps PART - 1ANCIENT INDIA PART - 2BOOK 1THE MUSLIM CONQUEST AND THE DELHI SULTANATEBOOK - 2THE MUGHUL EMPIRE PART - 3MODERN INDIABOOK - 1THE RISE AND GROWTH OF THE BRITISH POWERBOOK - 2MODERN INDIAAppendix 1: The Indian States in New IndiaAppendix 2; The Constitution of IndiaAppendix 3: Foreign AggressionsAppendix 4: The Emergence of BangladeshAppendix 5: Recent Socio-Economic ChangesAppendix 6: Friendly Relations With Other PowersGenealogical Tables to Part 3Bibliography to Part 3List of Governors- GeneralList of Prime-ministers and PresidentsChronologyIndex