14-DEC-2017: ?Jahan-e-Syed? available at Publications Division Office
Aligarh, December 14: ?Jahan-e-Syed?, a coffee table book on the life of Sir Syed, is now available for sale at the Publications Division Office of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).
The book, which has been published to mark Sir Syed Ahmad Khan?s Bicentenary celebrations was released by former Indian President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee and AMU Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor during the Sir Syed Day commemoration ceremony.
Edited by Professor Mohammad Asim Siddiqui (Department of English) and Dr Rahat Abrar (Director, Urdu Academy), ?Jahan-e-Syed? is a vibrant photographic and historical census of Sir Syed?s life and works and a eulogy to the spirit of his mission. This book tries to see Sir Syed?s life and works through some rare photographs and images. Short and crisp essays at the beginning of each chapter and highly readable extracts from Sir Syed?s books, essays and speeches explain and interpret the photographs.
The book has been published by the Times of India Group.
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