The Man Who Remade India : A Biography of P. V. Narasimha Rao.

By: Sitapati, VinayMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandModern South Asia Ser: Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (409 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780190692865Subject(s): Narasimha Rao, P. V.,-1921-2004 | Prime ministers-India-Biography | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political.-bisacsh | HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia.-bisacsh | India-Politics and government-1977-Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Man Who Remade India : A Biography of P. V. Narasimha RaoDDC classification: 954.05/2092 LOC classification: DS481.N312 .S583 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- The Man Who Remade India -- Copyright page -- Reviews -- Contents -- 1 Half-Burnt Body -- 2 Andhra Socialist, 1921-71 -- 3 Puppet Chief Minister, 1971-73 -- 4 Exile, 1973-74 -- 5 Delhi Durbar, 1975-91 -- 6 Monk to Monarch -- 7 Rescuing the Economy, 1991-92 -- 8 Growing the Economy, 1992-96 -- 9 A Welfare State? -- 10 Surviving Party and Parliament -- 11 Managing Sonia -- 12 The Fall of Babri Masjid -- 13 Look East, Look West -- 14 Going Nuclear -- 15 Lion, Fox, Mouse -- Acknowledgements -- Notes -- Index.
Summary: When P.V. Narasimha Rao became the unlikely prime minister of India in 1991, he inherited a nation adrift. Despite little support, he reinvented his country, unleashing a market revolution that rivaled the one set in motion by Deng Xiaoping a dozen years before. Relying on Rao's private papers and over a hundred interviews, this biography is a must-read for anyone interested in the transformation of India.
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Cover -- The Man Who Remade India -- Copyright page -- Reviews -- Contents -- 1 Half-Burnt Body -- 2 Andhra Socialist, 1921-71 -- 3 Puppet Chief Minister, 1971-73 -- 4 Exile, 1973-74 -- 5 Delhi Durbar, 1975-91 -- 6 Monk to Monarch -- 7 Rescuing the Economy, 1991-92 -- 8 Growing the Economy, 1992-96 -- 9 A Welfare State? -- 10 Surviving Party and Parliament -- 11 Managing Sonia -- 12 The Fall of Babri Masjid -- 13 Look East, Look West -- 14 Going Nuclear -- 15 Lion, Fox, Mouse -- Acknowledgements -- Notes -- Index.

When P.V. Narasimha Rao became the unlikely prime minister of India in 1991, he inherited a nation adrift. Despite little support, he reinvented his country, unleashing a market revolution that rivaled the one set in motion by Deng Xiaoping a dozen years before. Relying on Rao's private papers and over a hundred interviews, this biography is a must-read for anyone interested in the transformation of India.

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