|Number of Pages||280 Pages|
Magbook as the name suggests offers unique advantage of both magazines and books. Same is the uniqueness of the Magbook series by Arihant which covers the syllabus of general studies portion of the UPSC and State PCS preliminary examinations.
The present Magbook for Indian history and Indian national movement covers all aspects of Indian History and Indian national movement given in the official syllabus of UPSC. An Administrative officer is supposed to be thorough with the detailed and conceptual aspects of Indian history and Indian national movement, so it has become the essential for UPSC aspirants. This book covering the Indian history and Indian national movement in depth has been divided into 29 chapters namely the stone age, Indus valley civilization, the vedic age, The first territorial states, religious movements of mahajanapada age Jainism, the mauryan empire, the sangam age, post mauryan period, the gupta age, the post-gupta era, the sultanate of Delhi, provincial kingdoms, religious movements, the mughal empire, the maratha empire, mughal decline and rise of regional states, emergence of european powers in India, Tribal and peasant uprisings, governor generals and viceroys, development of modern education and press, revolt of 1857, social and eligious reform movements, growth of nationalism, struggle for Independence second phase, struggle for Independence third phase, struggle for independence fourth phase, religion and philosophy, music, dance, theatre and festivals and Indian architecture and painting schools, each containing detailed theory about various aspects of the Indian history and Indian national movement. The book extensively covers relevant provisions of Indian constitution and political system in a systematic approach. The book incorporates detailed analysis of important historical developments from wider perspective including cause, effect and reasons for their failure and success and special emphasis on development of press, education and railways in British India along with a brief outline on governor general and viceroys. Logical description of Indian national movement along with socio-religious reform movements and description of art forms, literature and architecture of ancient, medieval and modern Indian history have also been covered in detail. The focus topics and the trend of previous years civil services exams questions have been highlighted. Each chapter contains practice exercises which will help the candidates build confidence. At the end of the book five practice sets have also been given to help students self analyse their level of preparation along with subject-wise detailed solutions of previous years civil services exams questions (2006 - 2013).
As the book contains ample study as well practice material for Indian polity and governance along with ample number of previous years solved papers, it is highly recommended for the aspirants of civil services preliminary examination, state civil services, banking, management and other competitive exams.
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