MIND THE GAP

MIND THE GAP

Author : Wilson John

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Rs. 295
Classification Travel / Culture
Pub Date 2013
Imprint Amaryllis Titles
Page Extent 188
Binding PB
Language English
ISBN 978-93-81506-09-7
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Delhi, like India, is full of contradictions, and history. Here empires were built, buried and rebuilt, as many as fourteen times. The present is crowded, modern, ambitious – a potpourri of cultures and conflicts, where swanky cars dodge carefree bovines on roads lit with neon signs. The Metro has brought a ray of hope for those who want to see Delhi up-and-close on foot. MIND THE GAP : Walking Delhi with the Metro is the first, and only, guide to Delhi’s lanes and monuments, people and places, poets and djinns, and the Delhi Metro, that traverses like a silver worm of time across myths and folklores and empire-making that made the city a tempting and tempestuous beacon of riches and glory for millennia.

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Wilson John