New Arrivals on Display Till: 31-May-2018

The following titles will be on display on the 'New Arrivals' shelf until 31-May-2018. You are welcome to reserve a book, if you wish to borrow any of them. Reservations will be entertained on a first-come, first served basis and do remember that if you have reserved more than one title, you will be given preference only on one. May we remind you that now you can also reserve the books through WEBOPAC from our website:

[ Arts ] [ Astronomy ] [ Award Winning Section ] [ Cinema ] [ Economics ] [ Health ] [ History ] [ International Relations ] [ Memoirs ] [ Politics and Government ] [ Social Sciences ] [ Translations Section ]


  • Brigitte Singh: Printress of the Mughal garden / Moitra, Bishwadeep, ed.-- Ahmedabad: Mapin, 2018 (Reference)

  • Astronomy

  • Dark matter and the dinosaurs: the astounding interconnectedness of the universe / Randall, Lisa. -- London: Vintage, 2017

  • Cinema

  • Sanjay Dutt: the crazy untold story of Bollywood’s bad boy / Usman, Yasser.-- New Delhi: Juggernaut, 2018

  • Economics

  • Behemoth: a history of the factory and the making of the modern world / Freeman, Joshua B. -- New York: W W Norton, 2018

  • Health

  • The Economists' diet: the surprising formula for losing weight and keeping it off / Payne, Christopher. -- Carlsbad, California: Hay House, 2018

  • History

  • The earth is weeping: the epic story of the Indian wars for the American West / Cozzens, Peter. -- London: Atlantic Books, 2018

  • International Relations

  • From Chanakya to Modi: the evolution of India's foreign policy / Pande, Aparna. -- Noida: HarperCollins, 2017

  • Memoirs

  • A tide in the affairs of men: a public servant remembers / Lahiri, Prateep K.-- New Delhi: Roli, 2018

  • My brief history / Hawking, Stephen. -- London: Bantam Press, 2013

  • Ready to fire: how India and I survived the ISRO spy case / Narayanan, Nambi.--New Delhi: Bloomsbury, 2018

  • Politics and Government

  • Election atlas of India: parliamentary elections 1952-2014: 1st Lok Sabha to 16th Lok Sabha-updated till October 2017 / Thukral, R K, ed. -- New Delhi: Datanet India, 2017 (Reference)

  • Social Sciences

  • Skin in the game: hidden asymmetries in daily life / Taleb, Nassim Nicholas. --London: Allen Lane, 2018

New Additions in Award Winning Section

  • Tennessee Williams: mad pilgrimage of the flesh / Lahr, John. --London: Bloomsbury, 2015

  • Weaving water: an autobiography / Cour, Ajeet. --New Delhi: Speaking Tiger, 2018

  • New Additions in Translations Section

  • Poonachi, or the story of a black goat / Murugan, Perumal; translated from the Tamil by N Kalyan Raman.--Chennai: Context, 2018

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