The Last Liberal & Other Essays

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Permanent Black, 2004 - Essays - 282 pages
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A Collection Of Sparkling Articles By Ramachandra Guha Who Has Been Described In The New York Times As Perhaps The Last Among India`S Non-Fiction Writers. The Essays Pertain To People And Places And Literature And Life-Includes Essays On Gandhi, Nehru, Rajaji, B.P. Koirala And Many Others.

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User Review  - karthikashok - LibraryThing

Reminds me of a time when Indian politicians held higher moral ground, and Indian politics held a greater degree of respectability. Where leaders made you proud and were worthy spokespersons for the country. While the book was informativen it failed to consistently tell a great story. Read full review

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User Review  - dipayan - Goodreads

Unusual and therefore worth reading. Throws fresh new perspectives on Rajaji and a whole host of comtemporary Indian figures. Yet, at times the book reveals a side of Ram Guha that few have come ... Read full review


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