Shaping Of Modern Gujarat
Looking at the 19th and 20th centuries, and drawing on scholarly sources, this book traces the history of Gujurat from the time of the Indus Valley civilization, where Gujarati society came to be a synthesis of diverse cultures, to the state's encounters with the Turks, Marathas and the Portuguese.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Gujarat Gujaratis and Gandhi
Hindu and Muslim
Social Landscape After Independence
Rise of Hindutva
Hindutva and Beyond
Other editions - View all
Adivasis Ahmedabad Arab areas ashram Baroda became Bharuch Bohras Bombay Brahmin British Cambay caste cent central Gujarat century Chaulukya communities Congress continued cotton Dalits Dalpatram decades Delhi Desai district diwan dominated early economic elections elite English established Gaekwad Gandhi Gandhian Gujarati language Gujarati society Hindu–Muslim Hinduism Hindus and Muslims Hindutva India industry Islam Jain Jinnah Junagadh Karsandas Kheda king Kolis Kutch labour lakh land large number later leaders Mahajan Maratha Mehta merchants middle class mill owners modern mosque movement Mughal Mumbai municipal Narendra Modi Narmad Nawab organized panchayat Parsis Patan Patel Patidar political princely programme Rajput Ranchhodlal reform religious riots rule ruler rupees Sabha Sangh Parivar Sanskrit Satyagraha Saurashtra Sayajirao schools sects Shyamji social Somnath south Gujarat Sultanate Surat Swadeshi Swaraj temple textile took towns trade traditional tribal urban Vadodara Vaishnav Vallabhbhai Vaniya Vidyapith villages violence western India women workers Yatra