Manu S Pillai's third book with focus on history
‘Indian history is more than dynasties and battles’: Manu S Pillai - If Mahatma Gandhi had lived 125 years!
Manu Pillai was associated with a BBC project ( The Incarnations audio series by Sunil Khilnani for which Manu was the researcher) The Ivory Throne, which involved extensive travels, research and interviews, Manu informs, was entirely self funded!https://www.thehindu.com/
books/books-authors/manu-s- pillai-on-his-new-book-the- courtesan-the-mahatma-and-the- italian-brahmin/ article28350053.eceI'm a "Manu" watcher, ever since I procured a copy of "The Ivory Throne" (The book is a well-researched document covering the history of Travancore with focus on the Royal families) written by him.
This is the third book by Manu S Pillai with a focus on history. Now, when he says, he's toying with the idea of accepting "writing" as a career option, it doesn't surprise me.M G Warrier