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    • Amritsar

    • Mrs Gandhi's Last Battle
    • By: Mark Tully, Satish Jacob
    • Narrated by: Homer Todiwala
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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    On 5th June 1984, the Indian army began its attack on the complex at Amritsar, which houses the two most sacred shrines. Generals who had pledged to use minimum force and on no account to violate the shrines were not prepared for the fierce and adept resistance they encountered. Having suffered severe casualties, the infantry were driven back, and as a last resort - with approval from Delhi - tanks were ordered in....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Horrible Narration

    • By Wilson on 09-08-18

    Regular price: $19.40

    • Mark Tully's India

    • By: Mark Tully
    • Narrated by: Mark Tully
    • Length: 2 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
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    This compilation of Mark Tully's acclaimed reports from India includes his specially recorded observations. Sir Mark Tully was the BBC's Foreign Correspondent in India from 1972 to 1994. He has become familiar to listeners around the world for his incisive and thought-provoking reports. On this special recording, he looks back at his career, which coincided with a remarkable period in Indian history.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • less colorful than the dust jacket

    • By Andy on 09-20-12

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Upcountry Tales

    • Once Upon a Time in the Heart of India
    • By: Mark Tully
    • Narrated by: Surjan Singh
    • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For over 50 years, Mark Tully has been one of the most celebrated observers of Indian politics and society. In this collection, he returns to the territory of his acclaimed and best-selling work of fiction, The Heart of India, to bring us stories from the end of an era - a time that preceded the economic liberalization of 1991, when India was at a crossroads; and a time that may not be as firmly in the past as we imagine.  

    Regular price: $19.97