Author: 
Chris Moffat
Reviewer: 
Rohit Wanchoo

Wanchoo on Moffat, 'India's Revolutionary Inheritance: Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh'

Chris Moffat. India's Revolutionary Inheritance: Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. 292 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49690-2.

Reviewed by Rohit Wanchoo (Jagellonian University) Published on H-Asia (April, 2021) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Sanjib Baruah
Reviewer: 
Berenice Guyot-Rechard

Guyot-Rechard on Baruah, 'In the Name of the Nation: India and Its Northeast'

Sanjib Baruah. In the Name of the Nation: India and Its Northeast. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. 296 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1128-3

Reviewed by Berenice Guyot-Rechard (King's College London) Published on H-Asia (April, 2021) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

Author: 
Pius Malekandathil, Lotika Varadarajan, Amar Farooqui, eds.
Reviewer: 
Monish Borah

Borah on Malekandathil and Varadarajan and Farooqui, 'India, the Portuguese and Maritime Interactions: Vol. II: Religion, Language and Cultural Expressions' and Malekandathil and Varadarajan and Farooqui, 'India, the Portuguese and Maritime Intera ...

Pius Malekandathil, Lotika Varadarajan, Amar Farooqui, eds. India, the Portuguese and Maritime Interactions: Vol. II: Religion, Language and Cultural Expressions. Delhi: Primus Books, 2019. 610 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-93-5290660-4Pius Malekandathil, Lotika Varadarajan, Amar Farooqui, eds. India, the Portuguese and Maritime Interactions: Vol. I: Science, Economy and Urbanity.

Author: 
Benjamin Robert Siegel
Reviewer: 
N.J. Dharan

Dharan on Siegel, 'Hungry Nation: Food, Famine, and the Making of Modern India'

Benjamin Robert Siegel. Hungry Nation: Food, Famine, and the Making of Modern India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 290 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42596-4; $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-108-44196-4

Author: 
Ali Raza
Reviewer: 
Michele L. Louro

Louro on Raza, 'Revolutionary Pasts: Communist Internationalism in Colonial India'

Ali Raza. Revolutionary Pasts: Communist Internationalism in Colonial India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 294 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48184-7.

Reviewed by Michele L. Louro (Salem State University) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Kevin Grant
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Siegel

Siegel on Grant, 'Last Weapons: Hunger Strikes and Fasts in the British Empire, 1890–1948'

Kevin Grant. Last Weapons: Hunger Strikes and Fasts in the British Empire, 1890–1948. Oakland: University of California Press, 2019. 232 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30100-9; $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-30101-6

Author: 
Durba Mitra
Reviewer: 
Tamala Malerk

Malerk on Mitra, 'Indian Sex Life: Sexuality and the Colonial Origins of Modern Social Thought'

Durba Mitra. Indian Sex Life: Sexuality and the Colonial Origins of Modern Social Thought. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2020. 296 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-19634-3; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-19635-0.

Reviewed by Tamala Malerk (University of South Florida) Published on H-Empire (May, 2020) Commissioned by Charles V. Reed (Elizabeth City State University)

Author: 
Kate Imy
Reviewer: 
Thirumalai Achintya

Achintya on Imy, 'Faithful Fighters: Identity and Power in the British Indian Army'

Kate Imy. Faithful Fighters: Identity and Power in the British Indian Army. South Asia in Motion Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. xiii + 307 pp. $28.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-5036-1075-0; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1002-6; $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1074-3.

Reviewed by Thirumalai Achintya (University of Virginia) Published on H-War (September, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Supriya Gandhi
Reviewer: 
Ghulam Nadri

Nadri on Gandhi, 'The Emperor Who Never Was: Dara Shukoh in Mughal India'

Supriya Gandhi. The Emperor Who Never Was: Dara Shukoh in Mughal India. Cambridge: Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, 2020. 352 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98729-6

Reviewed by Ghulam Nadri (Georgia State University) Published on H-Asia (September, 2020) Commissioned by Sumit Guha (The University of Texas at Austin)

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