The Puffin Book of Hundred Indians

3 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780143331735: The Puffin Book of Hundred Indians

Language: English
Pages: 352
About The Book

Pioneering Scientist and mathematician Aryabhatta; Missile man Dr Kalam: economist and Nobel Laureate Dr Amartya Sen; India's Renaissance man Ram Mohan Roy; the immortal star in space Kalpana Chawla; master blaster Sachin Tendulkar; the evergreen melody queen Lata Mangeshkar. These are some of the great luminaries featured in this book of Indians who have helped shape our nation.

Featuring the 100 most iconic personalities form the fields of arts, literature, science, politics, economics, films and entertainment, this is an engaging reference book to learn about the contributions of some of the greatest Indians across the ages. From the heroic spirit of Chandrashekhar Azad to the soulful music of Grammy winner A.R. Rahman, these short biographies are informative, inspiring and thought-provoking.

Contents

 
Aamir Hussain Khan

1
Abhinav Bindra

4
Agnes Gorixha Bojaxhiu

7
Akbar

11
Amartya Sen

14
Amitabh Bachchan

17
Amjad Ali Khan

20
A.P.J Abdul Kalam

13
A.R Rahman

17
Aruna Roy

30
Arunadhati Roy

34
Aryabhata

37
Ashoka

40
Auribindo Ghosh

44
Azim Premji

49
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

52
Birju Maharaj

55
B.R. Ambedkar

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Puffin
Published by Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India (2012)
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. the immortal star in space Kalpana Chawla; master blaster Sachin Tendulkar; the evergreen melody queen Lata Mangeshkar. These are some of the great luminaries featured in this book of Indians who have helped shape our nation. Featuring the 100 most iconic personalities from the fields of arts, literature, science, politics, economics, films and entertainment, this is an engaging reference book to learn about the contributions of some of the greatest Indians across the ages. From the heroic spirit of Chandrashekhar Azad to the soulful music of Grammy winner A.R. Rahman, these short biographies are informative, inspiring and thought-provoking. Bookseller Inventory # AMO9780143331735

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

P. Sivakami & Pritham K. Chakravarthy (Tr.)
Published by Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books. Book Condition: New. pp. 352. Bookseller Inventory # 38658796

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

P. Sivakami & Pritham K. Chakravarthy (Tr.)
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
IBestBargains, LLC
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143331736 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Bookseller Inventory # KADA-MRSH-2679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.02
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Puffin
Published by Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India (2012)
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. the immortal star in space Kalpana Chawla; master blaster Sachin Tendulkar; the evergreen melody queen Lata Mangeshkar. These are some of the great luminaries featured in this book of Indians who have helped shape our nation. Featuring the 100 most iconic personalities from the fields of arts, literature, science, politics, economics, films and entertainment, this is an engaging reference book to learn about the contributions of some of the greatest Indians across the ages. From the heroic spirit of Chandrashekhar Azad to the soulful music of Grammy winner A.R. Rahman, these short biographies are informative, inspiring and thought-provoking. Bookseller Inventory # AMO9780143331735

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Na
Published by Puffin Books
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 447896

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.65
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

6.

P. Sivakami & Pritham K. Chakravarthy (Tr.)
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 15
International Edition
Seller:
Book Arsenal
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143331736 We ship from India. PAPERBACK INTERNATIONAL EDITION Brand New Copy. The ISBN-13 or Cover might be different but content is extactly same. We deliver in 5 - 9 days and actively resolve customer issues. Bookseller Inventory # 0143331736-ABA

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

P. Sivakami & Pritham K. Chakravarthy (Tr.)
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
WFL
(Holtsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143331736 New , Ready to ship, 5-8 business days worldwide delivery. Bookseller Inventory # FFGL7395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

P. Sivakami,Pritham K. Chakravarthy
Published by Puffin Books/Penguin Books (2012)
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books/Penguin Books, 2012. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Pioneering scientist and mathematician Aryabhatta; Missile man Dr Kalam; economist and Nobel laureate Dr Amartya Sen; Indias Renaissance man Ram Mohan Roy; the immortal star in space Kalpana Chawla; master blaster Sachin Tendulkar; the evergreen melody queen Lata Mangeshkar. These are some of the great luminaries featured in this book of Indians who have helped shape our nation. Featuring the 100 most iconic personalities from the fields of arts, literature, science, politics, economics, films and entertainment, this is an engaging reference book to learn about the contributions of some of the greatest Indians across the ages. From the heroic spirit of Chandrashekhar Azad to the soulful music of Grammy winner A.R. Rahman, these short biographies are informative, inspiring and thought-provoking. Printed Pages: 344. Bookseller Inventory # 77880

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.56
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

P. Sivakami,Pritham K. Chakravarthy
Published by Puffin Books/Penguin Books (2012)
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
A - Z Books
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books/Penguin Books, 2012. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Pioneering scientist and mathematician Aryabhatta; Missile man Dr Kalam; economist and Nobel laureate Dr Amartya Sen; Indias Renaissance man Ram Mohan Roy; the immortal star in space Kalpana Chawla; master blaster Sachin Tendulkar; the evergreen melody queen Lata Mangeshkar. These are some of the great luminaries featured in this book of Indians who have helped shape our nation. Featuring the 100 most iconic personalities from the fields of arts, literature, science, politics, economics, films and entertainment, this is an engaging reference book to learn about the contributions of some of the greatest Indians across the ages. From the heroic spirit of Chandrashekhar Azad to the soulful music of Grammy winner A.R. Rahman, these short biographies are informative, inspiring and thought-provoking. Printed Pages: 344. Bookseller Inventory # 77880

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.45
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

P. Sivakami & Pritham K. Chakravarthy (Tr.)
Published by Penguin (2012)
ISBN 10: 0143331736 ISBN 13: 9780143331735
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0143331736

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
17.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book