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    List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    hai i am B tech Student i choose opt1-history opt2-geography so please suggest me which books i choose to study

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    Re: List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    Hello friend,

    THE BEST BOOKS IN HISTORY______________

    *Modern India (NCERT) by Bipan chandra

    *Modern India(Macmillan) by Sumit Sarkar

    *Anatomy of the Raj(PPH) by Subhas Chakraborty

    *India's struggle for Independence by Bipin Chandra

    *Freedom Struggle by
    Pravin Kumar

    *Social History by
    Pravin Kumar

    THE BEST BOOKS FOR GEOGRAPHY____________

    *Physical Geography by
    Savindar Singh

    *The Earth's dynamic surface by
    K Sidhyarta

    *Physical Geography by
    Strahler and Strahler

    *Economic Geography by
    K sidhyarta

    *Regional planning of India by
    Hand and Puri

    *Political Geography by
    Dixit

    *Geography of India by
    Mamoria

    *Agriculture problems of India by
    Sadhu and Singh

    *The Cultural Landscape by
    Rubeistein

    *Mineral of India by
    NBT(Wadia)

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    Re: List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    List of books on History:-

    1.Medieval India by Satish Chandra (NCERT)
    2.Ancient India by Rama Sharan Sharma (NCERT)
    3.Wonder that was India by A. L. Basam
    4.IGNOU Booklet for Ancient History
    5.Ancient History by D. N. Jha and Shrimali
    6.Modern India by V. L. Grover
    7.Modern India by Vipin Chandra (NCERT)
    8.IGNOU Booklet for Modern India
    9.Freedom Struggle by Vipin Chandra

    List
    s of Geography Books:-

    1.Economic & Commercial geography of India Mamoria
    2.NCERT Class XII
    3.Geography of India Mamoria and Khullar
    4.Political Geography Dixit
    5.Urban geography K. Siddhartha
    6.Physical geography Savindra Singh and/or, Strahler & Strahler
    7.Oxford school atlas
    8.Fundamentals of Human Geography
    9.India's urbanisation and urban systems - R. Ramachandran
    10.Agricultural geography - Majid Hussain
    11.Indian geography - Rammorthy Gopalakrishnan

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    friends ,for basics 1st u shud go through ncrt and cbsc 6th to 10th history and geo books ,i wud suggest for history l.mukerji volumes of ancient medivial mordern history .u will get entire scenes perfectly.

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    The best books if you ask me are the school history and geography books that you have read till class -10.If you can brush up them properly,you are through.Still to name some good publishers there are G.K.Publishers,Made Easy,Upakars and a very good magazine called competitive refresher.Good Luck!

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    hai i am B tech Student i choose opt1-history opt2-geography so please suggest me which books i choose to study

    Books for History and Geography



    Indian History for Civil Services Examinations

    Publisher: UPC Portal Publications

    ISBN: 9381362297





    Geography For Civil Services Examinations

    Publisher: UPSC Portal

    ISBN: 9381362303





    Indian History Manual for the UPSC

    Publisher: Pearson

    ISBN: 8131717534





    Geography - For UPSC Civil Services

    Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing

    ISBN: 0070683840



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    Dear Friend,


    You can refer the following books as under-


    History- NCERT books of class XI and XII, Freedom Struggle (published by National Book Trust)

    Geography- Class XII books of Geography (NCERT), a good atlas.

    "Upkar Prakashan" and "Pratyogita Darpan" are the best books for preparation of Civil Service examinations as they cover almost each subject.

    You can also download the Free Social science books for the IAS exam from the website as under-

    http://civilserviceindia.com/subject/General-Studies/free-books/Social-Sciences.ht



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    Re: List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    Books for Civil Service Exam :-
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    Indian History For The UPSC Preliminary Civil Services Examinations
    by K Krishna Reddy
    Publisher: Tata Mgraw Hill
    Price: Rs. 525



    Geography - For UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination
    by Singh Surender
    Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing
    Price: Rs. 525



    INDIAN HISTORY FOR UPSC / STATE CIVIL SERVICES
    by Chopra
    Publisher: Unique Publications
    Price: Rs. 610



    UPSC (IAS) Civil Services Preliminary Examination CSAT General Sudies With Solved Papers
    by Gkp
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd
    Price: Rs. 299

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    Re: List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    civil service examination is conducted by union public service commission for every year.

    Eligibility criteria for civil service examination:-
    >>The applicant should be citizen of india
    >>The applicant should be complete the degree from recognized university
    >>The applicant age should between 21 to 30 yrs
    >>The applicant should be medically fit for this examination.

    BOOKS FOR CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION:-

    1)Geography - For UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination
    by Singh Surender
    Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing
    Price: Rs. 525

    2)INDIAN HISTORY FOR UPSC / STATE CIVIL SERVICES
    by Chopra
    Publisher: Unique Publications
    Price: Rs. 610


    3)UPSC (IAS) Civil Services Preliminary Examination CSAT General Sudies With Solved Papers

    by Gkp
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd
    Price: Rs. 299

    4)Indian History For The UPSC Preliminary Civil Services Examinations

    by K Krishna Reddy
    Publisher: Tata Mgraw Hill
    Price: Rs. 525


    More details visit on official website:-http://upsc.gov.in

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    Indian Economy & Indian Year Book

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    FOR MORE BOOK DETAILS VISIT upscportal.com/civilservices/books

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    HIstory: BipAN CHANDRA: iNDIA STRUGGLE for independence
    spectrum's modern India
    NCERT books
    Geography: Indian geography by majid hussain
    Physical geography by Go cheng Leong
    NCeRT books

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    Dear Friend

    The list of best books for history and geography for civil services examinations are as follows:


















    hope the information helps you.

    all the best

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    BEST HISTORY BOOKS


    1.Modern India (NCERT) by Bipan Chandra.

    2.Modern India(Macmillan) by Sumit Sarkar.

    3.Anatomy of the Raj(PPH) by Subhas Chakraborty.


    BEST GEOGRAPHY BOOKS

    1.Physical Geography by Savindar Singh

    2.The Earth's dynamic surface by K Sidhyarta

    3.Physical Geography by Strahler and Strahler

    4.Economic Geography by K sidhyarta





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    Dear Friend,

    The Best Books for The Preparation of Civil services Exam in History and Geography are :

    * Modern India - Bipin Chandra

    * Physical Geography - Strahler and Strahler

    * Economic Geography - K sidhyarta

    * Indian History For The UPSC Preliminary Civil Services Examinations - TMH

    * Geography - For UPSC Civil Services Examination - TMH


    This is the information i have to the best of my knowledge regarding your query. hope the information will help you to thee extent you want.

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    Reference Books for History and Geography :-

    ~~ UPSC (IAS) Civil Services Preliminary Examination CSAT General Sudies WithSolved Papers
    by Gkp
    Publisher: G. K. Publications Pvt. Ltd
    Price: Rs. 299

    ~~ INDIAN HISTORY FOR UPSC / STATE CIVIL SERVICES by Chopra
    Publisher: Unique Publications
    Price: Rs. 610

    ~~ Geography - For UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination by Singh Surender
    Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing
    Price: Rs. 525

    ~~ Indian History For The UPSC Preliminary Civil Services Examinations by K Krishna Reddy
    Publisher: Tata Mgraw Hill
    Price: Rs. 525

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    Re: List of best book in History and Geography for the preparation of Civil Services exam?

    hi,
    Best books for history:-
    Unique publication
    Ncert books
    Tata mcgraw hill
    Best books for geography
    G.k publications pvt ltd
    Upsc portal publications
    Thank you...

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