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Derek Introduces: 100 Greatest Indians

Price : $9.75
ISBN # : 9788129129383
Author : Derek O'Brien
pages: 200
Edition : Paperback
Volumes : 1
Publisher : Rupa/Red Turtle
Published : 2013

India has seen some of the greatest, humane, most inspiring intellectual leaders, entrepreneurs, scientists, philosophers, poets, writers, artists, singers and sportsmen. The hundred such icons who have contributed immensely in their respective fields are introduced to the readers in this book. These humble, extraordinary men and women have not only made name in the country but have also been world famous figures. Some of the inspirational personalities selected by the author in this book are Chanakya, Gandhi, Sachin Tendulkar, Narayana Murthy and many others. The book is full of interesting stories from their lives, fun quizzes, and good to know facts about each icon.



Author Bio: Derek O Brien was born in Kolkata, India. He is a famous television personality and is also an MP for All India Trinamool Congress. He is also the CEO of Derek O Brien & Associates. He is the host of India s longest running game show called the Bournvita Quiz Contest. Some of the books compiled by Derek are Bournvita Quiz Contest Quiz Book, The Ultimate Bournvita Quiz Contest Book of Knowledge, The Best of Bournvita Quiz Contest and Dereks Challenge: For a Smarter, Sharper and More Confident You.

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Tuesday 03 December, 2013.
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