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Author Crabtree, James, 1977- author.

Title The billionaire Raj : a journey through India's new gilded age / James Crabtree.

Publication Info. New York : Tim Duggan Books, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018]


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 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Non-Fiction    330.954 CRA    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    330.954 CRA    Available
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Edition First U.S. edition.
Description vii, 408 pages : map ; 25 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Summary "A colorful and revealing portrait of India's new billionaire class, in a nation torn by radical inequality"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-390) and index.
Contents Part I: Robber barons. Ambaniland ; The good times begin ; Rise of the Bollygarchs -- Part II: Political machines. India modified ; The season of scams ; Money power politics ; Cronyism goes south -- Part III: A new gilded age. House of debt ; The anxious tycoons ; More than a game ; The nation wants to know ; The tragedies of Modi -- Conclusion: A progressive era?
Subject Income distribution -- India.
Equality -- India.
Poverty -- India.
India -- Economic conditions -- 1991-
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-
ISBN 9781524760069 (hardcover)
9781524760083 (ebk.)

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