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  • Churchill's Secret War
  • The British Empire and the Ravaging of India During World War II
  • Written by: Madhusree Mukarjee
  • Narrated by: James Adams

Informative and Scholarly

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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 19-08-19

Must read for all students of history and researchers who want to understand the devastating impact of British colonialism in india. James Adam's awkward pronunciation of Indian names adds an unintended humorous touch. Bose becomes Bosay :-) Good read on the whole.

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Brilliant Alternative History

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-07-19

Sanjeev Sanyal presents a path breaking alternative reading of Indian History in this book. However the audio is too fast, could've been slower for better listening experience.

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Brilliant Read

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-07-19

one of the best books on british colonialism in India. Tharoor builds a comprehensive case

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Delightful Read. Highly recommend it.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 30-06-19

An Englishman writing about Shivaji in such glowing terms and describing the major events of Shivaji Raja's life with such accuracy and flourish is amazing.