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The Soul of India free pdf This philosophical study of India's history covers the earliest Harappa and Mohenjo-daro civilizations of some five thousand years ago, the birth and evolution of Indian culture, the widespread contact with other Asian civilizations, as well as the convulsions of India under the onslaught of the West in the last two centuries. It concludes with the violent end of Indira Gandhi's leadership which is analyzed in the last chapter. As a philosopher of history, the author does not limit his research to historical facts alone, but takes into account the conditions and ideologies that have led to or emerged from them.

About Amaury De Riencourt

A descendant of one of the oldest families in France, Amaury de Riencourt was born in Orleans in 1918 and educated in France, Switzerland and Algiers. He served in the French Navy during the Second World War, after which he wrote articles and conducted exclusive interviews with prominent world figures for publications including the New York Times Magazine and news agencies such as the North American Newspaper Alliance. He is the author of several books ranging from the ancient civilisations of India and China to the founding and evolution of the United States of America. He has also published his autobiography, and a global study of woman's status throughout history, the latter inspired by Mia d'Acquarone, whom he married in 1962. Amaury de Riencourt died in 2005 and is succeeded by their son Guy.

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Author : Amaury De Riencourt
Publisher : Honeyglen Publishing Ltd
Data Published : 20 February 2014
ISBN : 0907855121
EAN : 9780907855125
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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