Martin Luther King Jr. said,
“WE ARE NOT THE MAKERS OF HISTORY. WE ARE MADE BY HISTORY.”
True, we are the products of our HISTORY. Our lives were the responsibility of our ancestors and is the debt to our descendants. This is howlife exists and generations go on and on.Learning about our History, to know what had once happened on the land we stand, in the air we breatheis very our duty as the citizens of our country. Being the by-products of our past, we must know about our history which has formed us who we are today.
We have prepared a list to enrich you with knowledge of our History, the glorious past.
History of Modern India
Rating- 4 Star
This Book traces India under colonial rule. Based on the author’s own research, this book tells its readers not only about political aspects and rules but also about the socio-economic aspects and status of the people. This comprehensive book also counts the efforts of leaders and individuals behind the nationalistic movement. It collects proper information on the freedom struggle during British oppressive invasion.
a) Much recommended for History Students.
b) Very informative; it also contains information of major events during freedom struggle.
A History of Medieval India
Rating- 4 Stars
History students usually regard Medieval History as the most intriguing for it comprises of famous dynasties of all times & the dynamic personalities of rulers. This book covering 1000 years of medieval India is just the book or the interested. It collects detailed information on Turkish invasion, Delhi Sultanate, Mughal Rule, Chola Kingdom, Rajputs, and other dynasties contributing to the medieval period of India.
a) This book is excellent for informative purposes; much recommended for History students & candidates of competitive exams.
b) Text is thorough and content is readable.
India’s Ancient Past
Rating- 4.5 Stars
India’s Ancient Past was dominated by civilisations like Harappa, several dynasties like Mauryas, Vedic literature (4 Vedic books), religions like Buddhism & Jainism and what not. This informative book gives a thorough overview of our ancient culture and history.
a) Much recommended for History Students & candidates appearing in competitive exams.
b) Written chronologically, helps readers in remembering important events.
India’s Struggle for Independence: 1857-1947
Rating- 4.5 Stars
From Mangal Pandey to Mahatma Gandhi, from Rani Lakshmi Bai to Bhagat Singh, this book contains all the information you should know about India’s freedom struggle beginning from the First War of Independence i.e., 1857 to attainment of actual independence in 1947.
a) By learning about our freedom struggle & the bravery of our leaders and citizens, readers gain inspiration from their courage continue the fighting, revolt against the colonial empire.
b) Because it iswritten in readable, chronological and systematic manner, it helps readers sustain the information.
c) Much recommended for History Students and candidates appearing in competitive exams.
India since Independence
Rating- 4 Stars
After the long& hard struggle for Independence, this book talks about post-independence journey of our country towards development. It contains detailed analysis on the framing of Constitution, our economic & foreign policy and on our national leaders like Lala Lajpat Rai, Jawahar Lal Nehru et cetera. It discusses various socio-political, economic as well as cultural dimensions of our country.
a) It depicts our journey towards development and help readers assess by comparisons with today, on how far we’ve reached, thereby making us proud.
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