4 November 2014

Three eagerly-awaited books landed on my desk this week.

Shamsur Rahman FaruqiThe Sun that Rose from the Earth by Shamsur Rahman Faruqi, published by Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Books

 

The Song of the Magpie Robin by Zafar Futehally ( the foreword is by George Schaller), published by Rupa Publications

 

Between Worlds: The Travels of Yusuf Khan Kampalposh , translated and edited by Mushirul Hasan and Nishat Zaidi.