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Indian Food: A Historical Companion (1994) by K. T. Achaya
The White Tiger (2008) by Aravind Adiga
The Country without a Post Office (1997) by Agha Shahid Ali
Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan: Together with those of Bangladesh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Sri Lanka 10 Volume Set (Vol 1-10) (2002) by the late Salim Ali
Event, Metaphor, Memory: Chauri Chaura, 1922-1992 (1995) by Shahid Amin
The Upanishads (1884) by Anonymous
The Constitution of India (1993) by P. M Bakshi
The Wonder That Was India (1899) by A. L. Basham
Caste, class, and power; changing patterns of stratification in a Tanjore village (1965) by Andre Beteille
Five Point Someone: What Not to Do at IIT, a Novel (2004) by Chetan Bhagat
India: planning for industrialization: industrialization and trade policies since 1951 (1970) by Jagdish Bhagwati
The Room on the Roof (1988) by Ruskin Bond
Behind the Beautiful Forevers (2012) by Katherine Boo
Sacred Games (2006) by Vikram Chandra
English, August: An Indian Story (1988) by Upamanyu Chatterjee
The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian (1951) by Nirad C. Chaudhuri
My India (1952) by Jim Corbett
The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty: Delhi, 1857 (2006) by William Dalrymple
India Unbound: The Social and Economic Revolution from Independence to the Global Information Age (2000) by Gurcharan Das
My Story (1973) by Kamala Das
The Inheritance of Loss (2006) by Kiran Desai
All About H. Hatterr (1948) by G. V. Desani
Socialite Evenings (1989) by Shobhaa De
Don't Lose Your Mind, Lose Your Weight (2009) by Rujuta Diwekar
Banaras (1982) by Diana L. Eck
The Siege of Krishnapur (1973) by J. G. Farrell
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End (2014) by Atul Gawande
In an Antique Land (1992) by Amitav Ghosh
The Spirit of Indian Painting: Close Encounters with 101 Great Works 1100-1900 (2014) by Brijinder Nath Goswamy
India After Gandhi: The History of the World's Largest Democracy (2007) by Ramachandra Guha
Elementary Aspects of Peasant Insurgency in Colonial India (1983) by Ranajit Guha
The agrarian system of Mughal India, 1556-1707 (1999) by Irfan Habib
Light on Yoga (1976) by B. K. S. Iyengar
A Taste of India (1985) by Madhur Jaffrey
Gita Govinda: Love Song of the Dark Lord (1977) by Jayadeva
The Idea of India (1997) by Sunil Khilnani
Jejuri (1977) by Arun Kolatkar
An Introduction to the Study of Indian History (1724) by D.D. Kosambi
Politics in India (1982) by Rajni Kothari
Jungle and Backyard (A National Book Trust Book, India) (1967) by M. Krishnan
Unaccustomed Earth (2008) by Jhumpa Lahiri
The History and Culture of the Indian People (Set of XI Volumes) (2010) by R. C. Majumdar
Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found (2004) by Suketu Mehta
A Fine Balance (1995) by Rohinton Mistry
My Son's Father: An Autobiography (1968) by Dom Moraes
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer (2010) by Siddhartha Mukherjee
The Flaming Feet and Other Essays: The Dalit Movement in India (1750) by D. R. Nagaraj
Cuckold (1999) by Kiran Nagarkar
India: A Million Mutinies Now (1990) by V. S. Naipaul
The Guide (1958) by R. K. Narayan
Ramayana (1951) by C. Rajagopalachari
Poems of Love and War: From the Eight Anthologies and the Ten Long Poems of Classical Tamil (1985) by A. K. Ramanujan
Our Films Their Films (1976) by Satyajit Ray
The God of Small Things (1997) by Arundhati Roy
Midnight's Children (1981) by Salman Rushdie
Everybody Loves a Good Drought: Stories from India's Poorest Districts (1996) by P. Sainath
Recasting Women: Essays in Indian Colonial History (1989) by Kumkum Sangari
Asana Pranayama Mudra Bandha (1968) by Swami Satyananda Saraswati
Poverty and Famines: An Essay on Entitlement and Deprivation (1981) by Amartya Sen
A Suitable Boy (1993) by Vikram Seth
Train to Pakistan (1956) by Khushwant Singh
I Too Had a Love Story (2009) by Ravinder Singh
The Remembered Village (Center for South & Southeast Asia Studies) (1976) by M. N. Srinivas
A History of India, Vol. 1, Vol. 2. Two volume set. (Pelican Books, A769-A770) (1966) by Romila Thapar
600 B.C. to the Early Twentieth Century (1991) by Susie Tharu
The Immortals of Meluha (2010) by Amish Tripathi
An Anthology of Sanskrit Court Poetry: Vidyakara's "Subhasitaratnakosa" (Harvard Oriental Series) (1965) by Vidyākara,
Mahābhārata (C. Rajagopalachari ed.) (1979) by Vyasa

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