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Verghese Kurien : The Man with the 'Billion Litre' Idea (845)

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Book Description: Amar Chitra Katha Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 127952

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I Too Had a Dream

Verghese Kurien, Gouri Salvi
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Book Description: APH Publishing Corp. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Good condition. Bookseller Inventory # V2419206020

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I Too Had a Dream

Gouri Salvi,Verghese Kurien
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Book Description: Roli Books Pvt Ltd, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # W3-L1-R033L-01540

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I Too Had A Dream

Verghese Kurien As Told To Gouri Salvi
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Book Description: Roli Books, New Delhi, 2005. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 249pp.Architect of 'Operation Flood', the largest dairy development programme in the world, Dr Verghese Kurien has enabled India to become the largest milk producer in the world. A man with a rare vision, Dr Kurien has devoted a lifetime to realizing his dream - empowering the farmers of India. He has engineered the milk cooperative movement in India. It was a sheer quirk of fate that landed him in Anand where a small group of farmers were forming a cooperative, Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers'Union Limited (better known as Amul), to sell their milk. Intrigued by the integrity and commitment of their leader, Tribhuvandas Patel, Dr Kurien joined them. Since then there has been no looking back. The 'Anand pattern of cooperatives'were so successful that, at the request of the Government of India, he set up the National Dairy Development Board to replicate it across India. He also established the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation to market its products. In these memoirs, Dr Verghese Kurien, popularly known as the 'father of the white revolution', recounts, with customary candour, the story of his life and how he shaped the dairy industry. Profoundly inspiring, these memoirs help up comprehend the magnitude of his contributions and his multifaceted personality. Bookseller Inventory # 059618

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I Too Had a Dream

Gouri Salvi,Verghese Kurien
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SAPNA JO POORA HUA

VERGHESE KURIEN
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Book Description: Hard Bound. 8173155909 Yr. of Pub. Bookseller Inventory # 235325

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Icons from the World of Business

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Book Description: Puffin, New Delhi, India, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. Icons brings you the stories of the men and women who have changed the face of India as we know it. By their achievements in their chosen fields, they have provided us with inspiration and encouragement. Each of the ten stories is a revelation of how talent, determination and individual aspiration can make heroes. Rather than look at the established business dynasties of India, Icons from the World of Business concentrates on the first-generation entrepreneurs who have conceived new ideas and scripted new success stories for the twenty-first century: N.R. Narayanamurthy, who turned Infosys Technologies into a global role model Sabeer Bhatia, who dreamt up Hotmail Kirsanbhai Patel of Nirma, the man who offered cheap detergent to the masses Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms, the woman who rewrote the script when it came to entertainment Vinod Khosla, who co-founded a great IT company in Sun Microsystem and then funded a dozen ideas in another avatar as a venture capitalist Azeem Premji, who turned Wipro from a maker of vegetable oils into an Infotech powerhouse Verghese Kurien, who shaped the cooperative farmers movement and made Amul into a household name B.M. Munjal, who led Hero group on a fifty-year journey from a small bicycle manufacturer to the top place in the global motorcycle industry Dr Anjiah Reddy of Dr Reddy's Laboratories, which established India’s credentials as an R&D centre for the pharmaceuticals industry Dr Pratap Reddy, the founder of Apollo Hospitals, India’s pioneering health services operation? Filled with details of the greatest exploits of these nine men and one woman, starting from their childhood to the present, this book by Devangshu Dutta is a must-read for all who dream big. Printed Pages: 144. Size: 13 Cms x 20 Cms. Bookseller Inventory # 017241

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Verghese Kurien

Nimmy Chacko
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Book Description: Amar Chitra Katha Pvt. Ltd. Book Condition: New. pp. 32. Bookseller Inventory # 0697533334

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Icons from the World of Business

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Book Description: Puffin, New Delhi, India, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. 13 Cms x 20 Cms. Icons brings you the stories of the men and women who have changed the face of India as we know it. By their achievements in their chosen fields, they have provided us with inspiration and encouragement. Each of the ten stories is a revelation of how talent, determination and individual aspiration can make heroes. Rather than look at the established business dynasties of India, Icons from the World of Business concentrates on the first-generation entrepreneurs who have conceived new ideas and scripted new success stories for the twenty-first century: N.R. Narayanamurthy, who turned Infosys Technologies into a global role model Sabeer Bhatia, who dreamt up Hotmail Kirsanbhai Patel of Nirma, the man who offered cheap detergent to the masses Ekta Kapoor of Balaji Telefilms, the woman who rewrote the script when it came to entertainment Vinod Khosla, who co-founded a great IT company in Sun Microsystem and then funded a dozen ideas in another avatar as a venture capitalist Azeem Premji, who turned Wipro from a maker of vegetable oils into an Infotech powerhouse Verghese Kurien, who shaped the cooperative farmers movement and made Amul into a household name B.M. Munjal, who led Hero group on a fifty-year journey from a small bicycle manufacturer to the top place in the global motorcycle industry Dr Anjiah Reddy of Dr Reddy's Laboratories, which established India’s credentials as an R&D centre for the pharmaceuticals industry Dr Pratap Reddy, the founder of Apollo Hospitals, India’s pioneering health services operation’ Filled with details of the greatest exploits of these nine men and one woman, starting from their childhood to the present, this book by Devangshu Dutta is a must-read for all who dream big. Printed Pages: 144. 13 Cms x 20 Cms. Bookseller Inventory # 017241

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I Too Had A Dream

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Book Description: Hard Bound. Book Condition: New. (Size: 22.5x14.5cms.), (16pp b/w photo insert), Contents: Foreword; Prologue; early Years; History in the making; On a Roll; A Billion-Litre Idea; Operation Flood; Tough Times; Step by Step; From Organisation to Institution; Life of Service; A look Back; Postscript; annexure; Index; Acknowledgements. 8174364072 xiv+250 Yr. of Pub.2006. Bookseller Inventory # 81279

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Verghese Kurien

Chacko Nimmy
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Book Description: Amar Chitra Katha Pvt. Ltd. Book Condition: New. pp. 32. Bookseller Inventory # 94867275

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Great Administrators of India

M.L. Ahuja
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Book Description: Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt Ltd, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. . (illustrator). . In democracy, the Responsibility for delivering good governance rests on the performance of the executive, yet the Bureaucracy plays a significant part in its success. Though the bureaucracy is required to function under Political direction, but their Knowledge and erudition certainly facilitate success in administration. This book, Great Administrators of India, contains the profiles of ten Successful administrators who made a niche in different Fields of their endeavours. They are not biographical Essays in the conventional sense. The emphasis is on highlighting the contributions of personalities chosen. Of these: 1. V.P. Menon successfully brought the unification of 565 princely states in the Union of India. 2. K.M. Panikkar had been an eminent writer in Malayalam and English, a successful administrator, diplomat and educationist. 3. C.D. Deshmukh, the first Indian to be appointed Governor of the Reserve Bank of India by the British Raj, was an economist. 4. P.N. Haksar was one of the key Policy makers who contributed greatly in the successful prime ministership of Indira Gandhi. 5. Nagendra Singh was a many-splendoured personality-a prince, who was a jurist, Civil servant, author, international diplomat, and defender of human rights. 6. I.G. Patel had been an economist, technocrat, civil servant, University administrator, and fourteenth Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. 7. M.S. Swaminathan is the Father of Green Revolution in Asia. 8. GVG Krishnamurty, the former Election Commissioner of India, is a unique, enigmatic and versatile successful administrator. 9. Verghese Kurien is known as Milkman of India who has ushered in White Revolution. 10. E. Sreedharan is known for meticulous planning and execution of Delhi Metro system. Printed Pages: 152. Bookseller Inventory # 37010

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I Too Had a Dream

Verghese Kurien as Told to Gouri Solvi
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Book Description: Roli Books, New Delhi, India, 2005. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. Architect of ‘Operation Flood? the largest dairy development programme in the world, Dr Verghese Kurien has enabled India to become the largest milk producer in the world. A man with a rare vision, Dr Kurien has devoted a lifetime to realising his dream ?empowering the farmers of India. He has engineered the milk cooperative movement in India. It was a sheer quirk of fate that landed him in Anand where a small group of farmers were forming a cooperative, Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers?Union Limited (better known as Amul), to sell their milk. Intrigued by the integrity and commitment of their leader Tribhuvandas Patel, Dr Kurien joined them. Since then there has been no looking back. The ‘Anand pattern of cooperatives?were so successful that, at the request of the Government of India, he set up the National Dairy Development Board to replicate it across India. He also established the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation to market its products. In these memoirs, Dr Verghese Kurien, popularly known as the ‘father of the white revolution? recounts, with customary candour, the story of his life and how he shaped the dairy industry. Profoundly inspiring, these memoirs help us comprehend the magnitude of his contributions and his multifaceted personality. Printed Pages: 250 with 16 b/w illustrations. Size: 8.5 x 5.5 Inches. Bookseller Inventory # 022620

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SPAN Magazine

Brown, Dean (Editor)
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Book Description: W.H. Weathersby/U.S.I.S For The American Embassy, New Delhi, New Delhi India, 1965. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Brooks, Robert R.R.; Muench, Josef; et al. (illustrator). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. New Delhi: U.S. Embassy magazine, SPAN : October 1965; Volume VI Number 10; cover story: "Indian and American Birds: How Many are Identical?" - Very Good paperback - 12"h x 9" - front cover color photos of gannet in Labrador & osprey near Chester Bowles' Connecticut home by Robert R.R. Brooks; rear color photo of cotton wood tree by Josef Muench. Bird article with color photos by Brooks; articles on 1924 trip around the world by U.S. airmen; Lindbergh; J.J. Audubon; Verghese Kurien of the Kaira Milk Union; and more; illustrated by b&w photos. Mark Twain on the Indian Crow, from Following the Equator. President Lyndon B. Johnson: b&w photos signing historic $1,300 mill Aid to Education Bill, $7.5 bill Housing Act, Medicare Bill, Anti-Poverty Bill, Health Research Facilities Act, Voting Rights measure, & Excise Tax Reduction Act (89th "do-everything" Congress). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # MI021203

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I Too Had a Dream

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Book Description: Roli Books, New Delhi, India, 2005. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. 8.5 x 5.5 Inches. Architect of ‘Operation Flood’, the largest dairy development programme in the world, Dr Verghese Kurien has enabled India to become the largest milk producer in the world. A man with a rare vision, Dr Kurien has devoted a lifetime to realising his dream – empowering the farmers of India. He has engineered the milk cooperative movement in India. It was a sheer quirk of fate that landed him in Anand where a small group of farmers were forming a cooperative, Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers’ Union Limited (better known as Amul), to sell their milk. Intrigued by the integrity and commitment of their leader Tribhuvandas Patel, Dr Kurien joined them. Since then there has been no looking back. The ‘Anand pattern of cooperatives’ were so successful that, at the request of the Government of India, he set up the National Dairy Development Board to replicate it across India. He also established the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation to market its products. In these memoirs, Dr Verghese Kurien, popularly known as the ‘father of the white revolution’, recounts, with customary candour, the story of his life and how he shaped the dairy industry. Profoundly inspiring, these memoirs help us comprehend the magnitude of his contributions and his multifaceted personality. Printed Pages: 250 with 16 b/w illustrations. 8.5 x 5.5 Inches. Bookseller Inventory # 022620

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Institute of Rural Management Anand

Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn
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Book Description: Book on Demand, Miami, 2013. Perfect binding. Book Condition: NEW. Dust Jacket Condition: NEW. 5.8" x 8.3". In English language. High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Institute of Rural Management, Anand (IRMA) (founded 1979) is an autonomous institution located in Anand in Gujarat, India with the mandate of contributing to the professional management of rural organisations. IRMA was founded with the belief, borne out by Dr. Verghese Kurien¿s(Father of White Revolution) work in the dairy co-operatives which revolutionised the dairy industry in the country, that the key for effective rural development is professional management. It was founded at the initiative of the NDDB ( National Dairy Development Board) and the support of Government of India, Government of Gujarat and Swiss Development Co-operation. IRMA works closely with co-operatives, NGOs, governments, Indian national and international agencies. Dannoe izdanie predstavlyaet soboj kompilyatsiyu svedenij, nahodyaschihsya v svobodnom dostupe v srede Internet v tselom, i v informatsionnom setevom resurse "Vikipediya" v chastnosti. Sobrannaya po chastotnym zaprosam ukazannoj tematiki, dannaya kompilyatsiya postroena po printsipu podbora blizkih informatsionnyh ssylok, ne imeet samostoyatelnogo syuzheta, ne soderzhit nikakih analiticheskih materialov, vyvodov, otsenok moralnogo, eticheskogo, politicheskogo, religioznogo i mirovozzrencheskogo haraktera v otnoshenii glavnoj tematiki, predstavlyaya soboj isklyuchitelno faktologicheskij material. This item is printed on demand. This is a printed copy of digital content available at Wikipedia. SOFT COVER. Bookseller Inventory # 3465569

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Verghese Kurien

Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn
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Book Description: Book on Demand, Miami, 2013. Perfect binding. Book Condition: NEW. Dust Jacket Condition: NEW. 5.8" x 8.3". In English language. High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Verghese Kurien (26 November 1921 - 9 September 2012) was an Indian engineer and renowned social entrepreneur. He is best known as the "Father of the White Revolution", for his 'billion-litre idea' or Operation Flood - the world's biggest agricultural development programme. The operation took India from being a milk-deficient nation, to the largest milk producer in the world, surpassing the United States of America in 1998, with about 17 percent of global output in 2010-11, which in 30 years doubled the milk available to every person, Dairy farming became India¿s largest self-sustaining industry. He made the country self-sufficient in edible oils too later on, taking head-on the powerful and entrenched oil supplying lobby. Dannoe izdanie predstavlyaet soboj kompilyatsiyu svedenij, nahodyaschihsya v svobodnom dostupe v srede Internet v tselom, i v informatsionnom setevom resurse "Vikipediya" v chastnosti. Sobrannaya po chastotnym zaprosam ukazannoj tematiki, dannaya kompilyatsiya postroena po printsipu podbora blizkih informatsionnyh ssylok, ne imeet samostoyatelnogo syuzheta, ne soderzhit nikakih analiticheskih materialov, vyvodov, otsenok moralnogo, eticheskogo, politicheskogo, religioznogo i mirovozzrencheskogo haraktera v otnoshenii glavnoj tematiki, predstavlyaya soboj isklyuchitelno faktologicheskij material. This item is printed on demand. This is a printed copy of digital content available at Wikipedia. SOFT COVER. Bookseller Inventory # 3503701

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I Too Had a Dream

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Book Description: Roli, New Delhi, 2005. Hardbound. Book Condition: As New. New. Contents Foreword. Prologue. 1. Early years. 2. History in the making. 3. On a roll. 4. A billion litre idea. 5. Operation flood. 6. Tough times. 7. Step by step. 8. From organisation to institution. 9. Life of service. 10. A look back. 11. Postscript. Annexure. Index. Architect of Operation Flood the largest dairy development programme in the world Dr. Verghese Kurien has enabled India to become the largest milk producer in the world. A man with a rare vision Dr. Kurien has devoted a lifetime to realising his dream empowering the farmers of India. He has engineered the milk cooperative movement in India. It was a sheer quirk of fate that landed him in Anand where a small group of farmers were forming a cooperative Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Limited (better known as Amul) to sell their milk. Intrigued by the integrity and commitment of their leader Tribhuvandas Patel Dr. Kurien joined them. Since then there has been no looking back. The Anand pattern of cooperatives were so successful that at the request of the Government of India he set up the National Dairy Development Board to replicate it across India. He also established the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation to market its products. In these memoirs Dr. Verghese Kurien popularly known as the father of the white revolution recounts with customary candour the story of his life and how he shaped the dairy industry. Profoundly inspiring these memoirs help us comprehend the magnitude of his contributions and his multifaceted personality. 250 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 57870

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I Too Had a Dream (Paperback)

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I Too Had a Dream (Paperback)

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I Too Had a Dream

Verghese Kurien, Gouri Salvi
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Cooperative organisers: Hubert Humphrey, Knights of Labor, Leland Stanford, Jerry Voorhis, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Robert Owen, Olav Meisdalshagen

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. Paperback. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 92. Chapters: Hubert Humphrey, Knights of Labor, Leland Stanford, Jerry Voorhis, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Robert Owen, Olav Meisdalshagen, Edward Filene, Horace Plunkett, Moses Coady, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield, William Thompson, Henry Watkin, G. D. H. Cole, Beatrice Webb, Orville Freeman, George Holyoake, Roy Bergengren, Verghese Kurien, Toyohiko Kagawa, Sarah Chayes, Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers, Charles Stenholm, Chaudhari Kumbharam Arya, Lloyd Jones, Ela Bhatt, Lakshmi Chand Jain, David Gordon Hines, Robert Dale Owen, Ramiro L. Colon, Nicols Repetto, Charles Gide, Ed Callahan, Michael Shadid, Carlos Heller, John Hargrave, Abraham E. Kazan, Jake Siemens, Henry Wise Wood, Vin Tanner, James Tompkins, Aaron Sapiro, James Peter Warbasse, Herman Jessor, Edward Vansittart Neale, Luigi Luzzatti, Omar Gjesteby, Franz Hermann Schulze-Delitzsch, Robert Bergland, Glenn English, Winslow Carlton, Ed Jones, Michael Albert, Doug Bereuter, Auguste Toubeau, Dorothy Kenyon, T. A. Ramalingam Chettiar, Jos Mara Arizmendiarrieta, Andrew Volstead, William Foote Whyte, Ian MacPherson, Edwin Griswold Nourse, Alphonse Desjardins, Metodyj Trochanovskij, Tribhuvandas Kishibhai Patel, Daniel Hamilton, Oscar Nilssen, David Schweickart, Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen, Sydney Elliott, Chalmers Wylie, Louise McCarren Herring, Clyde T. Ellis, Randolf Arnesen, D. W. Brooks, Alfred Trnsdal, Juhan Kukk, Leone Wollemborg, David Griffiths, Food conspiracy, William Charles Good, Peder A. Aare, Samuel Carter, Sen Cunningham, Howard E. Babcock, Joseph Boivin, William King, Olga Andersen, Dora Maxwell, Dorimne Roy Desjardins, Claudio Gamboa Caldern, Jyoti Naik, Pierre Hevey, Bill Richardson, Piotr Wawrzyniak. Excerpt: Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (May 27, 1911 - January 13, 1978), served under President Lyndon B. Johnson as. . . This item ships from La Vergne,TN. book. Bookseller Inventory # 9781150967795

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Why I Supported the Emergency : Essays and Profiles

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Book Description: Penguin Books, New Delhi, 2009. Hardbound. Book Condition: As New. New. Contents Introduction. 1. Why I supported the emergency. 2. On iwe fiction. 3. On being buggered. 4. On the last Mogul. 5. F***all editors. 6. On the Maharajas. 7. Utterly butterly Verghese Kurien. 8. R.K. Narayan. 9. My last days in Lahore. 10. On sting operations. 11. A hosanna to the Monsoons. 12. Phoolan Devi an obituary. 13. A Sardarji in phoren. 14. Qurratulan hyder aunty subjantiwalli. 15. Nehru the man. 16. Sir Vidia. 17. Amrita Sher Gil. 18. Me and my filthy lucre. 19. Mrs G the wonder that was Indira. 20. J.R.D. Tata. 21. On old age. 22. Mulk Raj Anand. 23. Kamla Patel. 24. Mother Teresa the greatest Indian. 25. Nazrul Islam. 26. On Kalam on the eve of becoming president. 27. The Sikhs poets of enterprise. 28. Mahatma Gandhi. 29. On the 84 riots. 30. Amrita Pritam an unstamped ticket. 31. Kasauli my Mini Baikunth. 32. Nirala poet lover and Madman. 33. On kissing. 34. On the Nanavati report. 35. On names. 36. Ghalib. 37. Bathing is good for your soul. 38. L.K. Advani. 39. Mrinalini Sarabhai. 40. Ranjit Singh. 41. Sheila Dhar love food will Sing. 42. G.D. Birla. 43. General dyer. 44. Firaq Gorakhpuri. 45. On great talkers. 46. Poetry with Dahi Bhallas. 47. On religion. 48. Protima bedi. 49. M.A. Jinnah. 50. A requiem for domsky. 51. The master builder. 52. Ali Sardar Jafri. 53. Ye ol lady of bori bunder. 54. Of godmen and their legacies. 55. Kabir. 56. Himachal's William tell. 57. Jack Wilberforce Burke peel. 58. Mir Taqi Mir. 59. Aveek Sarkar. 60. On death and dying. 61. A love story Dharma Kumar. 62. On the emergency the diary of a bureaucrat. The Emergency has become a synonym for obscenity. Even men and women who were pillars of emergency rule and misused their positions to harass innocent people against whom they had personal grudges try to distance themselves from their past in the hope that it will fade out of public memory forever. We must not allow them to get away with it says Khushwant Singh while fearlessly stating his own reasons for championing the Emergency. This bold and thought provoking collection includes essays on Indira Gandhi's government the Nanavati Commissions report on the 1984 riots and the riots themselves as well as captivating pieces on the art of kissing and the importance of bathing. Alongside these are portraits of historical figures such as Bahadur Shah Zafar General Dyer Ghalib and Maharaja Ranjit Singh as well as candid profiles of the famous personalities he has known over the years revealing intimate details about their lives and characters. From his reflections on Amrita Sher Gil's alleged promiscuity to the experience of watching a pornographic film with a stoic R.K. Narayan this is Khushwant Singh at his controversial and iconoclastic best. Selected and edited by Sheela Reddy Why I Supported the Emergency Essays and Profiles covers three quarters of a century. Straight from the heart this is unadulterated Khushwant Singh. 296 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 73582

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Indian Engineers: Kalpana Chawla, Jagadish Chandra Bose, Ardeshir Godrej, G. V. Loganathan, Verghese Kurien, Ravi Grover, Vaman Srinivas (Paperback)

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World Food Prize Laureates: George McGovern, Bob Dole, Muhammad Yunus, M. S. Swaminathan, Verghese Kurien, Yuan Longping, Catherine Bertini (Paperback)

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 189mm x 2mm x 246mm. Paperback. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 34. Chapters: George McGovern, .Shipping may be from our UK, US or Australian warehouse depending on stock availability. This item is printed on demand. 36 pages. 0.082. Bookseller Inventory # 9781155507378

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Making a Difference

Alphons, K. J.
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Book Description: Penguin Books, 1996. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "IN THIS FREE-WHEELING account of his career and his credo, Alphons prescribes his own remedies for a very sick nation, where the emphasis is on action rather than theory and idealism. To this end he has founded an organisation, Jana Shakti, which will aim to weld the ordinary people of India into an effective task force to address the most important problems in the country today. And in addition to recounting his own story, Alphons profiles 14 people who have inspired him - and the country - by taking a stand and fighting to make a difference. The 14 are: Mother Theresa, Anna Hazare, Dr Rajendra Kumar Seth, Verghese Kurien, Abdul Kalam, M S Oberoi, Dr H R Sudarshan, Bindeshwar Pathak, J R D Tata, G R Khairnar, Kiran Bedi, Rita Singh, Justice Kuldip Singh, T N Seshan. 305pp. Bookseller Inventory # 006941

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Cooperative organisers

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Book Description: Chronicle Books Jun 2011, 2011. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 246x189x5 mm. This item is printed on demand - Print on Demand Titel. - Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 92. Chapters: Hubert Humphrey, Knights of Labor, Leland Stanford, Jerry Voorhis, Akhtar Hameed Khan, Robert Owen, Olav Meisdalshagen, Edward Filene, Horace Plunkett, Moses Coady, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield, William Thompson, Henry Watkin, G. D. H. Cole, Beatrice Webb, Orville Freeman, George Holyoake, Roy Bergengren, Verghese Kurien, Toyohiko Kagawa, Sarah Chayes, Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers, Charles Stenholm, Chaudhari Kumbharam Arya, Lloyd Jones, Ela Bhatt, Lakshmi Chand Jain, David Gordon Hines, Robert Dale Owen, Ramiro L. Colon, Nicolás Repetto, Charles Gide, Ed Callahan, Michael Shadid, Carlos Heller, John Hargrave, Abraham E. Kazan, Jake Siemens, Henry Wise Wood, Väinö Tanner, James Tompkins, Aaron Sapiro, James Peter Warbasse, Herman Jessor, Edward Vansittart Neale, Luigi Luzzatti, Omar Gjesteby, Franz Hermann Schulze-Delitzsch, Robert Bergland, Glenn English, Winslow Carlton, Ed Jones, Michael Albert, Doug Bereuter, Auguste Toubeau, Dorothy Kenyon, T. A. Ramalingam Chettiar, José María Arizmendiarrieta, Andrew Volstead, William Foote Whyte, Ian MacPherson, Edwin Griswold Nourse, Alphonse Desjardins, Metodyj Trochanovskij, Tribhuvandas Kishibhai Patel, Daniel Hamilton, Oscar Nilssen, David Schweickart, Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen, Sydney Elliott, Chalmers Wylie, Louise McCarren Herring, Clyde T. Ellis, Randolf Arnesen, D. W. Brooks, Alfred Trønsdal, Juhan Kukk, Leone Wollemborg, David Griffiths, Food conspiracy, William Charles Good, Peder A. Aarøe, Samuel Carter, Seán Cunningham, Howard E. Babcock, Joseph Boivin, William King, Olga Andersen, Dora Maxwell, Dorimène Roy Desjardins, Claudio Gamboa Calderón, Jyoti Naik, Pierre Hevey, Bill Richardson, Piotr Wawrzyniak. Excerpt: Hubert Horatio Humphrey, Jr. (May 27, 1911 - January 13, 1978), served under President Lyndon B. Johnson as the 38th Vice President of the United States. Humphrey twice served as a United States Senator from Minnesota, and served as Democratic Majority Whip. He was a founder of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party and Americans for Democratic Action. He also served as Mayor of Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1945-1949. In 1968, Humphrey was the nominee of the Democratic Party in the 1968 presidential election but lost to the Republican nominee, Richard Nixon. Humphrey was born in a room over his father's drugstore in the small town of Wallace, South Dakota. He was the son of Hubert Humphrey, Sr. (1882-1949) and Ragnild Kristine Sannes (1883-1973), who was a Norwegian immigrant. Humphrey spent most of his youth in the small town of Doland, South Dakota, on the Dakota prairie; during his years living in Doland the town's population was around 700. His father was the town pharmacist and a community leader; he served as Doland's mayor and as a town council member. In the late 1920s a severe economic downturn hit Doland; both of the town's banks closed and Humphrey's father struggled to keep his drugstore open. After his son graduated from Doland's high school, Hubert, Sr. left Doland and opened a new drugstore in the larger town of Huron, South Dakota (population 11,000), where he hoped to improve his fortunes. As a result of the family's financial struggles, Hubert had to leave the University of Minnesota after just one year to help his father in the new drugstore. He earned a pharmacist's license from the Capitol College of Pharmacy in Denver, Colorado (completing a two-year li. 92 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9781150967795

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India`s White Revolution: Operation Flood, Food Aid and Development

Bruce A. Scholten
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Book Description: I B Tauris & Company/Viva Books, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. . (illustrator). First edition. . As millions return to food poverty, and protests against economic meltdown sweep the globe, crucial lessons can be learnt by considering how farmer-controlled cooperatives improved food security in India. India?s ?Operation Flood? between 1970 and 1996, was the largest ever dairy aid effort by the World Food Programme and the World Bank. However, most books on Operation Flood contain outdated claims that it mimicked the mistakes of the Green Revolution, by transferring inappropriate technology to India and displacing village women?s work. Critics feared it was a ?Trojan horse? luring India to neocolonial dependence on EEC surpluses. Verghese Kurien, now called the Father of the White Revolution, was accused of arrogant leadership of the parastatal National Dairy Development Board based in Anand, Gujarat, far from Delhi. Some doubted the ?Anand pattern? was replicable outside Gujarat ? however in 2008 the World Bank hailed its success and planned to replicate the low-input/low-output, environmentally-sustainable Anand Pattern in Africa. India?s White Revolution explains how the disincentives of food aid were managed by pricing policy changes, benefiting women, children and marginal farmers, and quenching urban ?milk famines? FAO data show that India surpassed the USA as the world?s top milk producer in the 1990s, as milk production tripled compared to that of 1970, and per capita consumption nearly doubled as population boomed. Cooperatives returned profits from procurement, processing and marketing to farming families, and invested monetised aid in the national milk grid infrastructure to stabilise supply. Development specialists will value this book for its analysis of relatively unknown data. Students will appreciate discussion of development in the context of mercantilism, colonialism, the Cold War, Fordism, and neoliberal globalisation in the WTO era. Its politicaleconomic lessons are relevant to debates on biofuel, intellectual property, poverty and private investment in poor countries. Bruce A. Scholten provides a dramatic narrative of an era when India?s farmers seized the double-edged sword of food aid. Contents: After the Deluge : Why Operation Flood requires a summing up ? Recurring Depression? Free trade in goods, services and capital too? ? Mercantilism to WTO: Why rich & poor drop protection for tariffication ? Food & Dairy Aid: Post-war effects on poverty & development ? Data on India & Comparators: Beyond expectations 1960s - 1990s ? Three Phases of Flood: OF-I, OF-II, OF-III win the White Revolution ? Index About the Author: Bruce A. Scholten is Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Geography, Durham University. He has written on agricultural policy for a variety of international publications and his current research focus is the political economy of food. He grew up on a dairy farm near Lynden, Washington, USA. Printed Pages: 328. Bookseller Inventory # 22636

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I Too Had a Dream

Verghese Kurien
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I Too Had a Dream

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