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Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Marathi Literature
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 674

Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Marathi Literature

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 818

Encyclopaedia of Indian Literature

A Major Activity Of The Sahitya Akademi Is The Preparation Of An Encyclopaedia Of Indian Literature. The Venture, Covering Twenty-Two Languages Of India, Is The First Of Its Kind. Written In English, The Encyclopaedia Gives A Comprehensive Idea Of The Growth And Development Of Indian Literature. The Entries On Authors, Books And General Topics Have Been Tabulated By The Concerned Advisory Boards And Finalised By A Steering Committee. Hundreds Of Writers All Over The Country Contributed Articles On Various Topics. The Encyclopaedia, Planned As A Six-Volume Project, Has Been Brought Out. The Sahitya Akademi Embarked Upon This Project In Right Earnest In 1984. The Efforts Of The Highly Skilled ...

Who's who of Indian Writers, 1999: A-M
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 1490

Who's who of Indian Writers, 1999: A-M

The End-Century Edition Of The Who'S Who Of Indian Writers, Is An Invaluable Work Of Reference For Writers, Publishers, Readers And Students Of Literary History. For Ease Of Use, The Entries Are Arranged Alphabetically By Surname Or Part Of The Name Preferred By The Writers Themselves. A Large Number Of Cross- References Are Provided To Facilitate The Location And Identification Of The Writers.

Mrityunjaya, the Death Conqueror
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 697

Mrityunjaya, the Death Conqueror

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1989
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Kadambari
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 424

Kadambari

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MAHANAYAK
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 784

MAHANAYAK

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Yayati
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 256

Yayati

Winner of the Jnanpith and Sahitya Akademi Awards. The story of Yayati is perhaps one of the most intriguing and fascinating episodes of Mahabharata. Yayati was a great scholar and one of the noblest rulers of olden times. He followed the shastras and was devoted to the welfare of his subjects. Even the King of Gods, Indra, held him in high esteem. Married to seductively beautiful Devyani, in love with her maid Sharmishtha, and father of five sons from two women, yet Yayati unabashedly declares, 'My lust for pleasure is unsatisfied...'. His quest for the carnal continued, sparing not even his youngest son, and exchanging his old age for his son's youth...

Inside the Enemy Camp
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 84

Inside the Enemy Camp

Savarkar's revolutionary activities began while studying in India and England, where he was associated with the India House and founded student societies including Abhinav Bharat Society and the Free India Society, as well as publications espousing the cause of complete Indian independence by revolutionary means[7] Savarkar published The Indian War of Independence about the Indian rebellion of 1857 that was banned by British authorities. He was arrested in 1910 for his connections with the revolutionary group India House. Following a failed attempt to escape while being transported from Marseilles, Savarkar was sentenced to two life terms of imprisonment totaling fifty years and was moved to the Cellular Jail in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, but released in 1921.

Sultry Days
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 304

Sultry Days

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2013-10-15
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  • Publisher: Penguin UK

Nisha falls in love with God in the college canteen when she is an impressionable teenager and he a ragged, streetwise student. God’s driving ambition leads him into journalism while Nisha lands a job in advertising. Sycophants, whores, fixers, pretty boys and party girls drift in and out of their lives as their careers take off with dizzying speed and then, as abruptly, everything goes terribly wrong . . .

Gossip Girl 2
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 240

Gossip Girl 2

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2008-03-03
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  • Publisher: A&C Black

'Welcome to New York's Upper East Side, where my friends and I all live in huge, fabulous apartments and go to exclusive private schools. It's a luxe life, but someone's got to live it.' This is the second book in the internationally bestselling series - now a major TV series.