Great resources to keep you in the know.
The great books are those books that are thought to constitute an essential foundation in the literature of a culture. From historical non-fiction on the Raj in India, Burma’s complex history and the exploration of the great Himalaya to the biographies of Indian princes and memsahibs and some books that simply immerse you in the cultural richness of the places we visit., here's our pick of the best books on the fascinating history of India and beyond. Some books here are classics – some new. If you would like to add to this list please email us – we would love to hear your suggestions.