Thursday, April 19, 2007

Sikkim Himalaya - Travel in the Cloud Kingdom

Author: by David Lang

This is a one of the best books devoted to former independent kingdom of Sikkim. It is an exclusive book with around 200 pages with hard core title. Written by David Lang, an eminent author of six previous books, including 'A Guide to the Orchids of Great Britain and Ireland', 'The Complete Book of British Berries' and 'The Wild Flower Finder's Calendar'.

100 North East Indian Orchids

Author : Mohan Pradhan

If you want to know more about Orchids of Northeast India? Then this book can be counted best to read. The book narrate and describe more than 100 beautiful and unusal Northeast India Orchids. The book is one of its kind and details Orchids of Northeast Indian region.

Saturday, April 14, 2007

Encyclopaedia of North-East India

Author: Col. Ved Prakash
Publications: Atlantic Publishers & Distributors
Northeast India is an encyclopaedic study with major 5 volumes. Comprising of 2500 pages, Encyclopaedia of North-East India discuses Northeast India indepth. It fundamentally covers all the seven states and elaborates on ethnic, racial, religious and linguistic diversity.
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Buddhism in Northeast India

Author: Dutta, Sristidhar and Byomakesh Tripathy

This book is one of its kind and a must buy if you want to know more about Buddhism in Northeast India. As the title suggests, the book narrates buddhism in NE.India. It gives you a comprehensive account on history of Buddhism, Buddhist art, and architecture and its impact on socio cultural religious life of NE India. It describes the form of Buddhism ( Thervada and Mahayana) and how it effects some tribes of the area. It has around 27 papers from the experts in relative fields.

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Friday, April 13, 2007

Comprehensive History of Assam

Author: Swaran Baruah
Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal

The book is a fine narration on the civilization of Assam. It carries the account of modification which "Ahom" has undergone since its inception. It talks about the factors influencing the transition of Assam society.

Divided into four parts, it comprehends significant period of Assam history. Good facts and figures make 'Comprehensive History of Assam' legitimate to read. A beautiful piece of work, with clear and precise writing make a good reading for book worms.

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The Nagas: Hill Peoples in Northeast India

Author: Julian Jacob
Publication: Paperback

The book tells us about people of Nagaland, one of the seven sisters of North East India which is undoubetdly a different community from Hindus of plains. This author backed book have kept all the nuances of Nagas culture on display in the form of coloured photographs. A well versed book written by Julian Jacobs. You can get some good information on socio cultural traits of Naga people.
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