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By Sanjeev Sanyal

Did historic India witness the nice Flood? Why did the Buddha supply his first sermon at Sarnath? How did the Europeans map India?

Combining scholarship with gleaming wit, Sanjeev Sanyal units out to discover how India's background used to be formed by way of its geography--answering questions you have by no means idea to invite. relocating from geological and genetic origins to present-day Gurgaon, Land of the Seven Rivers is riveting, wry and whole of surprises.

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