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The India Solution
A study of the history and prediction of the future of India
The White Tiger
is the debut novel by Indian author
. It was first published in 2008 and won the
Man Booker Prize
for the same year.
] The novel studies the contrast between India's rise as a modern global economy and the main character, who comes from crushing rural poverty.
] Other themes touched on include the tensions between India and China as Asian superpowers, religious tensions between Hindu and Muslim, familial loyalty versus independence, the experience of returning to India after living in America, and corruption endemic to Indian society and politics.
Wings of Fire: An Autobiography of APJ Abdul Kalam
Last Days of The Raj - the End of British India (
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A dramatized documentary: When after more than a century of British Empire Rule with an iron hand on the Indian subcontinent the British government would release its grasp things started to turn very ugly when the struggle for power and land began. Therefore the birth of independence was accompanied by the heavy labour of ethnic violence. Viceroy Mountbatten sought to withdraw from British India as fast as possible leaving the former subjects of Westminster to battle it out or come to an agreement of sorts.
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