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1857:The Real Story Of The Great Uprising by Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar PDF

By Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar

ISBN-10: 9350290367

ISBN-13: 9789350290361

So this is often what background feels like, alive and electrical, written by way of a player whereas it's unfolding. Mrinal Pande s translation is thrilling...

Neel Mukherjee

Around the center of the 19th century, while the East India corporation had consolidated its carry over the Indian subcontinent, a Chitpavan Brahmin through the identify of Vishnu Bhatt Godshe Versaikar made up our minds to go the Vindhya mountains along with his elderly uncle to earn a few cash. What he had no longer foreseen was once how his journey may coincide with the historical Sepoy Mutiny and play havoc with their shuttle plans.

This is a different first-person, eyewitness account in their picaresque trip, recorded numerous years after their go back domestic. this is often additionally probably the one documentation of a momentous occasion within the background of India by way of an impoverished yet realized younger beggar-priest.

In this gripping but delicate translation, Mrinal Pande brings to lifestyles for this present day s reader the account of Vishnu Bhatt s adventures, and the attention-grabbing historical past of its publication.

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