India and Her Neighbourhood
A French Observer’s Views
For the past 30 years, Claude Arpi has been a keen observer of the
political developments in India and her neighbourhood. In the early
90’s, he started has writing on current affairs in the region, sharing
with his readers his research on the history of the subcontinent. This
series of articles published over a span of ten years covers subjects
as diverse as the Dalai Lama’s non-violent struggle for Tibet’s
‘genuine autonomy’, the rise of China, the Kashmir imbroglio and the
relations between India and France, all subjects close to his heart.
Written by an outsider by birth but insider by heart, the compilation
leads the reader through these momentous times for the Asian continent.