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Indian Economy By Ramesh Singh For Civil Services Examinations

Details: The Revised and Updated seventh edition of the Indian Economy is unique as it assess the economic impact of the new government at the Center, compares its functioning with that of earlier government and discusses the long due fiscal and economic changes brought about by the new government.

Geography of India by Majid Husain

Details: 21 Years’ Solved Papers of General Studies & Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

History of Modern India By Bipan Chandra

Details: This book that covers different periods in Indian history including States & Society in 18th Century, Religious & Social Reform After 1858, Struggle For Sawaraj, Nationalist Movement, European Penetration & British Conquest, Social & Cultural Awakening (19th Century), Nationalist Movement: 1858-1905, Administrative Changes After 1858, and Administrative Organisation & Society and Cultural Policy etc.

India's Struggle For Independence By Bipan Chandra

Details: This book starts at the very first revolt of 1857 under the guidance of Mangal Pandey, from Rani Lakshmi Bai’s innate passion to free her country, Subhash Chandra Bose’s unmatched charisma and aggressive tactics, to Mahatma Gandhi’s famous civil disobedience and non-cooperation movement, to the final victory in 1947 when the British Raj finally came to an end.

Certificate Physical and Human Geography By Goh Cheng Leong

Details: The book is divided into two parts, Physical Geography, and Weather, Climate and Vegetation. Physical Geography covers the various landforms and coastal regions. The second part covers vegetation, climate and weather related concepts.

Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations By M. Laxmikanth

Details: This book has been divided into 11 parts, which include Constitutional Framework, Central Government, System of Government, State Government, Constitutional Bodies, Union Territories and Special Areas, Local Government, Non-Constitutional Bodies, Other Constitutional Dimensions, Political Dynamics, and Working of the Constitution.

Indian Economy By Ramesh Singh

Details: Indian Economy is a comprehensive text, with detailed coverage of all topics in the UPSC Preliminary and Main syllabus.


General Studies with CSAT Solved Papers for IAS Prelims

Details: 21 Years’ Solved Papers of General Studies & Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

 Vocabulary Builder in English Language - Expanded Edition By Norman Lewis

Details: This book uses real life situations to demonstrate the power of words. The book begins by showing the reader how to assess their current vocabulary and how to start building word skills. It is an easy, practical guide to building a good vocabulary, learning about proper usage, pronunciation, and spelling.

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Environment and Ecology - Biodiversity, Climate Change and Disaster Management By Majid Husain

Details: Covering the vast range of topics prescribed in the course structure of the Preliminary and Main Examinations. Topics covered like Environment and Ecology: Basic Concepts Plant and Animal Kingdoms Major Biomes Biodiversity Biodiversity and legislation Environmental degradation and management Climate Change etc.

Modern Approach To Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning By R. S. Aggarwal

Details: This book covers Verbal Reasoning, General Mental Ability, include Verification of Truth of The Statement, Assertion & Reason, Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle, Direction Sense Test, Series Completion, Inserting The Missing Character, Logical Sequence of Words, and Logical Venn Diagrams. Logical Deduction, the chapters include Cause and Effect Reasoning, Statement-Conclusions, Theme Detection, Statement-Arguments, Deriving Conclusions From Passages, Logic, Statement-Assumptions, and Statement-Course of Action. Non-verbal Reasoning, some of the chapters include Construction of Squares and Triangles, Classification, Figure Formation & Analysis, Series, Completion of Incomplete Pattern, Paper Folding, Analogy, Analytical Reasoning, Cubes and Dice, and Spotting Out The Embedded Figures.

Manorama Yearbook 2017 By Mammen Mathew


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