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In Spite of the Gods

The Strange Rise of Modern India

by Edward Luce

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Published by Doubleday .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7441121M
ISBN 100385514743
ISBN 109780385514743

Jan 16,  · In In Spite of the Gods, Edward Luce, a journalist who covered India for many years, makes brilliant sense of India and its rise to global power. Already a number-one bestseller in India, his book is sure to be acknowledged for years as the definitive introduction to modern India. In Spite of the Gods illuminates a land of many contradictions. But Edward Luce's In Spite of the Gods: The Strange Rise of Modern India isn't that sort of book. It doesn't make overreaching judgements; it prefers to chronicle and to drop the sharp observation or two, which is often the best anyone can do with a country this vast and complex.

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Edward Luce is a British reporter who reported for the Financial Times from to for South Asian countries. Nov 24,  · From meetings with key political figures to fascinating encounters with religious pundits, economic gurus, and village laborers, In Spite of the Gods is a fascinating blend of analysis and reportage that comprehensively depicts the nuances of India's complex situation and its place in /5(10).

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Its author, Edward Luce, lived in New Delhi for years as the bureau chief for. Jan 16,  · In In Spite of the Gods, Edward Luce, a journalist who covered India for many years, makes brilliant sense of India and its rise to global power.

Already a number-one bestseller in India, his book is sure to be acknowledged for years as the definitive introduction to modern India. In Spite of the Gods illuminates a land of many contradictions/5(15).

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