Inglorious Empire: what the British did to India, by Shashi Tharoor

In the eighteenth century, India’s share of the world economy was as large as Europe’s.… Read More… Continue reading Inglorious Empire: what the British did to India, by Shashi Tharoor


Hillbilly elegy, a memoir of a family and culture in crisis, by J. D. Vance

From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up… Read More… Continue reading Hillbilly elegy, a memoir of a family and culture in crisis, by J. D. Vance