The Red Sari (El sari rojo), which is a dramatized version of Sonia Gandhi’s life, ran into some controversy in India. Javier Moro’s Spanish and Italian publishers. Javier Moro. Synopsis: In Sonia Maino, a 19 year old Italian student, meets a young Indian man named Rajiv Gandhi. She is the daughter of a humble. En , Sonia Maino, una estudiante italiana de 19 años, conoce en Cambridge a un joven indio llamado Rajiv Gandhi. Ella es hija de una familia humilde de.

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I really enjoyed it!! They are familiar with and alive to the fate of such a nation had that been situated in Europe which possessed the varied dichotomies Indians take for granted in their everyday lives. A good read and surely a high quality read.

El sari rojo

The ,oro reserve needed to wade through these twin seas of misery is immense, and no ordinary mortal can handle the situation with courage and perseverance.

Paperbackpages. The Red Sari could have brought out the turbulent legacy of the Gandhis, complete with their grossest mistakes. En ,El sari rojo, la historia de la familia Nehru a traves de la vida de Sonia Gandhi, libro que ha causado una fuerte polemica en la India y que ha sido recibido con gran exito de critica y lectores en todos los paises donde se ha publicado.

Este libro es excelente. The book has no reference to Kargil that was a turning point for the Vajpayee regime tojo effectively ensured that Congress sit in opposition for five more years. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Aug 28, Carmenza Uribe rated it it was amazing Shelves: Who guarantees the values that enable all the different communities to live morp in peace? My guess javir that Moro meant it to be exactly this: The current Prime Minister Narendra Modi, finds a place of prominence as “her bitterest rival”.


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But one argument is definitely proven, Indians are far less xenophobic than enlightened European Mor, can any Indian married to Italian become the scion of a political party in Italy for instance?

They see India as congeries of numerous languages, religions and cultures. A fascinating tale of Sonia Gandhi – a much loved and much reviled person. Showing of 73 reviews. Seix Barral July 15, Publication Date: Similarly, the book failed to prioritise information on the Bofors scandal and ignored the souring of relations with the Bachchan family. Bello, molto bello, attentamente documentato. Sonia Maino was a simple Italian teenager when she went to Cambridge to study Jqvier. If you want to learn about recent Indian history and do not want to read long boring history books, I sair recommend you to read El Sari Rojo.

To foreigners, all this would be new—and I suspect that this was the original target audience. The book, if published at the height of her political career, may have been a good draw.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I happen to work in India and it is of particular interest to me. A fictional conversation of what likely went on at significant moments in the Gandhi family saga only whets the appetite.

While I have read other books on Sonia Gandhi and the rest of the familyI would rate this as being among the best.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Trouble is that there is no real story, in trying to present the family as any normal family the author has managed to create much boredom.


We have sent you a iavier email. No trivia or quizzes yet. The author reserves nearly all of his venom for the Hindus, and soon goes from labelling RSS as extremist Hindus to all Hindus as extremists and vile.

Raramente leggo biografie, ma questa mi ha aperto un mondo. Este es un libro que ayuda a conocer y comprender la India,ese pais tan extenso y tan contrastante entre la opulencia y la mas absoluta pobreza. We will discuss it in the next meeting of my reading club. Esta muy bien documentado en su contexto historico,nos lleva a traves de la familia Gandhi a conocer mas de 40 anos de su historia, claro que el contexto familiar es ficcion pero nos acerca bastante a la realidad.

Write a customer review. You have to admit that the story of the family is interesting indeed. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. And if the party breaks up, it is very likely that the whole country will fall to pieces. Only a fleeting narrative is offered for these periods. Her closeness to Sonia, and her apprehensions about Menaka Sanjay’s wifeare dramatised well.

When he was assassinated, Sonia originally wanted to stay out of politics. If there is someone who needs to be offended by this book, it is Maneka Gandhithe estranged daughter-in-law of Indira Gandhi and sister-in-law of Sonia Gandhi. Not bad at all! Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.