Eminent Historians. Their Technology, Their Line, Their Fraud. Arun Shourie No Comments | Write Review. HarperCollins, History. Read Eminent Historians: Their Technology, Their Line, Their Fraud book Arun Shourie exposes the fraudulent “historians” who passed on complete lies as. India Today In this incisive commentary, Arun Shourie documents the ways in which our history textbooks have been doctored by leftist historians. Thoroughly.
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Also the idea that Hinduism as a unified religion came into existence only due to British imperialism is vehemently opposed by the author. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required.
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Should I pay a subscription fee to always have free shipping? That means a conscious attempt must be made to re-embrace narrative history, if only as a means of telling a story.
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Im still hunting for a copy Amazon Prime Music Stream millions of songs, ad-free. It helps us understands events that lead to the rise and fall of great kingdoms and Civilizations. Aug 24, Anant Singh rated it it was amazing Shelves: If a journalist can do this much of hard work, I wonder what stops people doing all sorts of PhD’s, from exploring this fraud.
Four stars as the language is shlurie way too complicated I had a dictionary close-by when reading this book and makes the reading pace really difficult for the average person.
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And then to put these supposedly academic institutions shouri use. This book as I view is a critique of using Marxist theory or for that matter any theory as a lens to analyse the ancient history of India. Although first published init is as relevant now as it was then. Open Preview See a Problem? Especially at this time when they feel they are being challenged and are resorting to fear mongering. Even at the cost of offending those who believe that understanding the past first necessitates grasping their social systems and modes of production, the endeavour of the ICHR must be to make history accessible to an audience that extends well beyond the historians themselves.
And if you don’t know where you’re going, you’re probably going wrong” – Terry Pratchett This quote is as true for Countries as much as it is for people.
Eminent Historians: Their Technology, Their Line, Their Fraud
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shourrie There is no doubt that India’s historical narrative has always been mixed and this book reveals facets which examine the perversion in India’s public discourse.
Mr Shourie exposes them all with dexterity and acute precision. But, it is not. It is an eye opener for those who were carried away by the big names in Indian historical histogians.
I saw how great men read the gita and it inspired them to fight like a tigress yes. Aug 19, Sailen Dutta rated it really liked it Shelves: I think, one day Arun Shourie, writer of good skills, will learn that as much as he hates homicidal and fanatical Islamic forces; we do hate, we identify his cause but we also go on step further, where he fails, to destroy his cult of Hindutava by using his own logic: The on going tampering of Indian History by so called leftist and its impact.
This book touches so many points that this review could alone run into various pages if I were to cite even a few to provide my opinion on them. They have made present-day India, and Hinduism even more so, out to be a zoo – an agglomeration of assorted, disparate specimens.
Customers who bought this item also bought. This implies that the control of the Left on history departments must be broken. This book is a must read for everyone who cares about our National Identit A brilliant book by Arun Shourie. His attack is two-pronged. However, this does not necessarily imply that the new dispensation must be a mirror image of the past. Shourie had done was an immaculate aun of case presentation to the reader in answering these tough questions.
I will be reading some of them as time permits. This book will change your views on some of the famous historians that we see on TV and other media and who wax eloquent on topics that they project themselves to be experts on.
Who nurtured the process? Equally, there has been a definite shift from rigorous empirical research to purposeless and self-indulgent theorizing. To ask other readers questions about Eminent Historiansplease sign up. Sponsored products related to this item.
Destruction of nature sounds the death toll for civilisation. Shourie emphasizes the fact that, even Russian authors are fair enough in their srun than these communist eminent historians of India.
Ultimately, the author’s prejudices defeat his purpose. Nov 11, Manish Kumar rated it it was amazing. Views Read Edit View history. Thoroughly researched and riveting, this study brings to light the techniques and fr Shourie has the anecdotal reasoning of Nirad Chaudhuri married to the writing style of Robert Ludlum. Although the book is well written, it becomes a bit of n “overload” at times.