Last edited by Meztiran
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 | History

1 edition of The shadow of the great game found in the catalog.

The shadow of the great game

the untold story of India"s partition

by Narendra Singh Sarila

  • 116 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins Publishers India a joint venture with India Today Group in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesUntold story of India"s partition
    StatementNarendra Singh Sarila
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS480.842 .S26 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27087348M
    ISBN 108172235690, 8172238746
    ISBN 109788172235697, 9788172238742
    LC Control Number2006346692
    OCLC/WorldCa65978838

    Historians and political analysts have not paid enough attention to the crucial link between Indias partition and British fears about the USSR gaining control of Central Asia. Realizing that Indian nationalists would not play the Great Game against the . The Shadow of the Great Game by Narendra Singh Sarila; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Islam and politics, Foreign relations, History; Places: Great Britain, India; Times: , Partition,

    The Shadow of the Great Game: Narendra Singh Sarila: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store Coupons 5/5(1). New Book: The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition By Narendra Singh Sarila Published by Harper Collins - The Shadow of The Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition provides a different perspective on the actual cause of the partition in India. The author was an ADC to Lord Mountbatten and he had unique insights into the .

    The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and deals with very clearly the great game of Britishers. There is no written proof of their complicity in partition of India and creation of Mohd Ali Jinnah and his Muslim s: Find books like The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who.


Share this book
You might also like
FedState cooperation

FedState cooperation

The bowhunting alternative

The bowhunting alternative

Sea fever

Sea fever

Music supervision and administration in the schools.

Music supervision and administration in the schools.

Central government

Central government

Traditional veterinary medicine in the Philippines.

Traditional veterinary medicine in the Philippines.

Impact assessment of food security and nutrition intervention projects in Malawi

Impact assessment of food security and nutrition intervention projects in Malawi

The Critical situation to which the British colonies in America are likely to be reduced

The Critical situation to which the British colonies in America are likely to be reduced

John Calvin, theologian as pastor

John Calvin, theologian as pastor

Non league

Non league

Inklings

Inklings

Marine insurance

Marine insurance

Corinne

Corinne

HIV/AIDS and the mobile population groups in Botswana

HIV/AIDS and the mobile population groups in Botswana

The shadow of the great game by Narendra Singh Sarila Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Shadow of the Great Game and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device by:   The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition. A radical reassessment in British colonial history by the former ADC to the last Viceroy of British India is important, but Sarila's claim that current Islamic terrorism is /5.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition by Narendra Singh Sarila at Barnes & : Little, Brown Book Group. Book Review: The Shadow of the Great Game 1.

The Congress Party made some serious mistakes in its fight for freedom – 2. The British very much wanted to have Pakistan get control of certain territories 3. Jinnah was a stout nationalist to begin with – against religious extremism, 4.

The. Second best book is Larry Collins^s Freedom at Midnight. Then comes^ India Divided^ by late Dr Rajendra The shadow of the great game book former President of India. The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and /5(15). The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition - Narendra Singh Sarila - Google Books A radical reassessment in British colonial history by the former ADC to 5/5(1).

From the romantic conflicts of the Victorian Great Game to the war-torn history of the region in recent decades, Tournament of Shadows traces the struggle for control of Central Asia and Tibet from the s to the present.

The original Great Game, the clandestine struggle between Russia and Britain for mastery of Central Asia, has long been regarded as one of the greatest Cited by:   Narendra Singh Sarela reveals here how hte Great Gane against the Soviet Union cast a long shadow.

The top-secret documentary evidence unearthed by the author sheds new /5(). Second best book is Larry Collins^s Freedom at Midnight. Then comes^ India Divided^ by late Dr Rajendra Prasad former President of India.

The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and deals with very clearly the great game of Britishers/5(56).

Second best book is Larry Collins^s Freedom at Midnight. Then comes^ India Divided^ by late Dr Rajendra Prasad former President of India. The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and deals with very clearly the great game of Britishers/5(57).

The untold story of Indias Partition. The partition of India in was the only way to contain intractable religious differences as the subcontinent moved towards independence - or so the story goes.

But this dramatic new history reveals previously overlooked links between British strategic interests - in the oil wells of the Middle East and maintaining access to its Indian. 20 August Peter Parker reviews The Shadow of the Great Game 28 Aug Gandhi's blend of mysticism and Hindu reformism kept India enthralled but not all Indians were bewitched; it is.

Second best book is Larry Collins^s Freedom at Midnight. Then comes^ India Divided^ by late Dr Rajendra Prasad former President of India. The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and deals with very clearly the great game of Britishers/5(56).

Narendra Singh Sarela reveals here how the Great Game against the Soviet Union cast a long shadow. The top-secret documentary evidence unearthed by the author sheds new light on several prominent figures, including Gandhi, Jinnah.

The Shadow Of The Great Game:  The Untold Story Of India’s Partition, by Nandra Singh Sarila In reading this book, I got the feeling that it was written largely for Indian audiences as a way of informing them about the tangled factors that went into Indian partition.

The subject of this book is stated only in its subtitle: "The Untold Story of India's Partition", and the main title suggests that the author will see the story in the context of the Great Game, the name given by Kipling in to the rivalry between Britain and Russia, with the Russians trying to expand their empire towards India, and the British doing their utmost to hold /5(14).

Second best book is Larry Collins^s Freedom at Midnight. Then comes^ India Divided^ by late Dr Rajendra Prasad former President of India. The Shadow of the Great Game: The untold story by Narendra Singh Sarila is very informative and deals with very clearly the great game of Britishers/5(50).

Narendra Singh Sarila’s well-researched book, The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India’s Partition quenches some of my thirst, for the period between and ; the book recounts events from onwards but these last seven years (or so) are compelling and.

‘Many of the roots of Islamic terrorism sweeping the world today,’ the author believes, ‘lie buried in the partition of India.’ The Shadow of the Great Game does not fully bear out this contention.

: The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of Indias Partition () by Narendra Singh Sarila and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().

The Shadow of the Great Game: The Untold Story of India's Partition by Narendra Singh Sarila at - ISBN - ISBN - HarperCollins India - - Softcover/5().The Shadow of the Great Game, page 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 4/5(32).

The shadow of the great game: the untold story of India's partition Item PreviewPages: