ISBN 9781405329040,India : The Ultimate Sights, Places & Experiences

India : The Ultimate Sights, Places & Experiences



Penguin Books India

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9781405329040

ISBN-10 1405329041

Hard Back

Number of Pages 360 Pages
Language (English)


This title offers a spectacular and lavish look at India the world's most vibrant civilisation - past, present and future. Experience the diversity and vibrancy of India with this unique portrait. It features more than 700 unique photographs that reveal a land and people in transition, where tradition and modernity combine to extraordinary effect. In this title: take a visual journey through India's diverse landscapes, from some of the world's highest mountains to lush jungle; follow India's history from the first flourishing of the Indus Valley civilization to the present day; find out what life is like today through photographic interviews with people from all walks of life; explore India's great culture from its religious traditions to its arts, literature and unique heritage; and, enjoy photographic tours of its architecture from forts and palaces to temples and mosques.