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- MAJESTIC JAIPUR : THE PINK CITY
DetailsJaipur, believed to be the twelfth largest city in India today, is a busy, commercial centre, the capital of Rajasthan.Distinguished by the colour pink, this picturesque city is enclosed by fortified, crenellated walls. Within, is a meticulously planned town, a tribute to the enlightened monarch who built it, dominated by opulent palaces and gardens.In the streets and bazaars, however, one encounters, what an early writer poetically described as the one encounters, what an early writer poetically described as the India of novels and the opera, fairylike and incredible India.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Sara Wheeler is the author of many books of biography and travel, including Access All Areas: Selected Writings 19902011 and Travels in a Thin Country: A Journey Through Chile.Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica was an international bestseller that The New York Times described as gripping, emotional and compelling, and The Magnetic North: Notes from the Arctic Circle was chosen as Book of the Year by Michael Palin and Will Self, among others. Wheeler lives in London.
SKU Code PRK B 6268 Weight in Kg 0.2000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789622174573 Author Name SARA WHEELER Publisher Name PRAKASH BOOKS