Brushing Up the Years: A Cartoonist's History of India, 1947 to the Present

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Brushing up the years: a cartoonists history of india, 1947 to the present includes a collection of cartoons from one of india's most beloved artists, r k laxman mr laxman chronicles the journey of india in his illustrations with the help of his famous creation - the common manindia has experienced a turbulent journey since its independence in 1947 and has witnessed several significant political, economic, and social events, each of which have been aptly captured through the imaginative eyes of r k laxman his work is heavily doused in satire and is a commentary on the lives of indians and reflects the ideas of being an indianbrushing up the years: a cartoonists history of india, 1947 to the present includes some of the artist's best works that are witty, charming, funny, thought-provoking, and mischievous this book will be just as entertaining for individuals who are not familiar with r k laxman's work as it merely reflects the life of the ordinary indian man this book was published by penguin india in 2008 and is available in paperback

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Book Description Penguin Books India, 2014. Softcover. Book Condition: New. 5th or later edition. Brushing Up The Years: A Cartoonist?s History Of India 1947 To The Present by R.K. Laxman is a compilation of cartoons by the author published over sixty years. These cartoons provide Laxman?s own satirical and comical perspective of the Indian common man, the politicians, and the state of the country. These cartoons were part of every Indian man?s morning ritual with the newspaper. The subjects of his cartoons ranged from common marital problems to complex issues like social injustice, corruption, financial crisis, and political power plays. Brushing Up The Years: A Cartoonist?s History Of India 1947 To The Present display cartoons that refer to specific events such as the wars between Pakistan and China, Indira Gandhi and the state of Emergency, Nehru?s Five Year Plan, and more. He even provides comments, through his cartoons, about the rise and fall of the Congress and the BJP. Laxman?s cartoons were philosophical and mischievous at the same time. Printed Pages: 312. Bookseller Inventory # 84525

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Book Description Penguin Books India, 2014. Softcover. Book Condition: New. 5th or later edition. Brushing Up The Years: A Cartoonistâs History Of India 1947 To The Present by R.K. Laxman is a compilation of cartoons by the author published over sixty years. These cartoons provide Laxmanâs own satirical and comical perspective of the Indian common man, the politicians, and the state of the country. These cartoons were part of every Indian manâs morning ritual with the newspaper. The subjects of his cartoons ranged from common marital problems to complex issues like social injustice, corruption, financial crisis, and political power plays. Brushing Up The Years: A Cartoonistâs History Of India 1947 To The Present display cartoons that refer to specific events such as the wars between Pakistan and China, Indira Gandhi and the state of Emergency, Nehruâs Five Year Plan, and more. He even provides comments, through his cartoons, about the rise and fall of the Congress and the BJP. Laxmanâs cartoons were philosophical and mischievous at the same time. Printed Pages: 312. Bookseller Inventory # 84525

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