This award-winning portrait of the people, landscape, and multi-hued culture of India has been acclaimed as one of the most insightful and revealing books ever written about the country. Organized by regions, the six chapters, more than color photos and seven maps cover the complete essence of the nation. Robert Arnett is the author and photographer of the internationally acclaimed book India Unveiled that has won 3 national book awards. He is also the author of a children's book set in India Finders Keepers? India Unveiled by Robert Arnett is a hart-warming portrait of the people, landscape and multi-hued culture of India. India Unveiled is one of the most insightful and revealing compendiums written on India in decades.
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The author has captured for posterity the essence of India. It has been internationally acclaimed as one of the most insightful books written about the country by a foreigner in recent times. The book is Organized by regions into India Unveiled: Spirit, Tradition, People by Robert Arnett is a heart-warming portrait of the people, landscape, and multi-hued culture of India.
The book is Organized by regions into six chapters with seven maps. It includes timeline, glossary, and index, color photographs on gram Garda gloss art, acid-free paper. The book's size is 9. Get A Copy. Hardcover , Sixth Expanded Edition , pages. Published May 10th by Atman Press first published January 1st More Details Original Title. Other Editions 5. Friend Reviews. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
To ask other readers questions about India Unveiled , please sign up. Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Jul 03, Vaishali rated it really liked it. I actually met Mr. Arnett years ago at his book signing The book itself is an interesting take on travel in India.. He sees beauty virtually everywhere, in each living thing There, I said it. The photographs of Orchha are surprising, since most travelers including myself never venture there.
Considered a pictorial essay, this book is like a walk through all of the amazing and varied regions of India. Seeing the world through the eyes of Robert Arnett gives readers the feeling that they are seeing daily life unfold before them and the cultural diversity within the country is organized and displayed in a way that lets readers really gain knowledge of the people in that country.
As coffee table or travel books go, this is top-shelf. The images are unique and vivid, not tourist-oriented Considered a pictorial essay, this book is like a walk through all of the amazing and varied regions of India. The images are unique and vivid, not tourist-oriented but revealing and true works of art. The information, going from region to region, and details regarding the people of India in their homes, in their school and in their individual lives illustrate beautifully the many facets of the people who call themselves "Indian.
View 2 comments. Jan 04, Lara rated it it was amazing Shelves: india. This is essentially a "coffee table book", but it's a very nice one indeed.
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Robert Arnett. Arnett has made six trips to India, spending almost two years studying art, culture, and religion while living with Indian families. Arnett has mounted a traveling educational photographic exhibit with 35 select photographs from India Unveiled. Seven sets of the exhibit are sponsored by universities, private foundations, and museums.
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India Unveiled: Spirit, Tradition, People