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  • Age of Anger: A History of the Present

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $13.50 - $24.30
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780374274788
    • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    • Published: February 2017
  • Age of Anger: A History of the Present

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $17.10
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781250159304
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: March 2018
  • An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312425098
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: 2004
    A search to understand the Buddha's relevance in today's world, where religious violence, poverty, and terrorism prevail. Traveling extensively through the West as well as the East, the author explores the myths and places of the Buddha's life, examines the West's 'discovery' of Buddhism, and considers the impact of Buddhist ideas on modern politics. Notes. 422p. Mishra's novel 'The Romantics' is a winner of the Los Angeles Times Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction.
  • An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780374148362
    • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    • Published: December 2004
    A deeply original and provocative book about the Buddha's life and his influence throughout history, told in the form of the author's search to understand the Buddha's relevance in a world where class oppression and religious violence are rife, and where poverty and terrorism cast a long, constant shadow. Mishra is the author of 'The Romantics' and a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, Granta, and The Time Literary Supplement.
  • Butter Chicken In Ludhiana: Travels In Small Town India

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143421238
    • Publisher: Penguin
    • Published: January 2006
  • End to Suffering: The Buddha In the World

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780330392785
    • Publisher: PICADOR
    • Published: October 2004
    In An End to Suffering, Pankaj Mishra, one of the most compelling writers of his generation, has created an original, provocative, and moving book. His prose weaves together memoir and politics, travel and biography, history and philosophy in a narrative that slices to the heart of our troubled times, offering, through the life and teachings of the Buddha, an exceptionally insightful vision of the world today.
  • From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $16.20
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781250037718
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: August 2013
  • India In Mind: An Anthology

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780375727450
    • Publisher: Vintage
    • Published: January 2005
    An outstanding collection of writing, including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, explores the people, landscape, customs, religion, and other aspects of India, in an anthology that features contributions by Allen Ginsberg, Ved Mehta, V. S. Naipaul, Mark Twain, Paul Theroux, Peter Matthiessen, Rudyard Kipling, E. M. Forster, and other notable writers. Original. 15,000 first printing.
  • Temptations of the West : How to be Modern in India, Pakistan and Beyond

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780330434683
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: January 2007
  • Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $11.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312426415
    • Publisher: Picador
    • Published: July 2007
    The author brings literary authority and political insight to bear on journeys through South Asia and considers the pressures of Western-style modernity and prosperity on the region. Beginning in India, his examination takes him from the realities of Bollywood stardom to the history of Jawaharlal Nehru's post-independence politics. In Kashmir, he reports on the brutal massacre of 35 Sikhs and its intriguing local aftermath. And in Tibet, he exquisitely parses the situation whereby the atheist Chinese government has discvovered that Tibetan Buddhism can be 'packaged and sold to tourists.' 323p.
  • The Other Hundred: 100 Faces, Places, Stories

    By Global Institute for Tomorrow

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781780743752
    • Publisher: Oneworld
    • Published: November 2013
  • The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic

    By R. K. Narayan

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143039679
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: August 2006
    A retelling of the Tamil epic poem which records Prince Rama's search for his abducted sweetheart, Sita.
  • The Romantics

    By Pankaj Mishra

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780385720809
    • Publisher: Anchor Books
    • Published: February 2001
    In a novel set in both modern-day India and Europe, a young Brahmin intellectual finds himself caught between two cultures as he seeks to find his true identity. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
  • The Siege of Krishnapur

    By J. G. Farrell

    Our Price: $8.50 - $16.15
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781590170922
    • Publisher: New York Review Books
    • Published: July 2004
    India, 1857 - the year of the Great Mutiny, when Muslim soldiers turned in bloody rebellion on their British overlords. This time of convulsion is the subject of J.G. Farrell's Booker Prize-winining novel. The story is set in an isolated Victorian outpost on the Indian subcontinent. Rumors of strife filter in from afar and yet the members of the colonial community remain confident of their military and, above all, moral superiority. But when they find themselves under actual siege, the true character of their dominion - at once brutal, blundering, and wistful - is soon revealed to fall under the shadows of the follies of empire. 344p.
  • The Writer and the World: Essays

    By V.S. Naipaul

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780375407390
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: August 2002
    Winner of The Nobel Prize in Literature. This collection of twenty-one shorter pieces of reflection and reportage by the 2001 recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature ranges from the Muslim invasions of India and Mobuto's made reign in Zaire to the New York mayoralelections and the enduring tragedy of Argentina. 'Wide-ranging and sustained meditations.' 524p.

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