India in Slow Motion

Author(s): Mark Tully; Gillian Wright


Mark Tully is incomparable. No one has a greater understanding of the passions, the contradictions, the humour, the tragedy and the staggering resilience that constitute India. In his long awaited new book, he delves further than ever before into this country of one billion people. Covering subjects as diverse as Hindu extremism, bonded child labour, Sufi mysticism, the crisis in agriculture, the persistence of political corruption and the problem of Kashmir, he paints a picture of India at once poignant, funny, startling and deeply humane.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780670049400
  • : Penguin Books
  • : Viking
  • : January 2002
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Mark Tully; Gillian Wright
  • : Hardback
  • : very good
  • : xvi, 302