Book Review: Implosion

India’s Tryst with Reality, by John Elliott.  Harper Collins, India. Revised and Updated 2019 Edition with an Analysis of the Modi Years. Hardcover, footnoted, with index and bibliography, US$20.12 on Amazon.

Book Review: The Future Is Asian

Global Order in the Twenty-first Century by Parag Khanna. London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Hardcover.  £13.37.

Book Review: Definitive Dual Account of Malaysia’s 1MDB Scandal

Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood and the World. By Tom Wright and Bradley Hope. Hachette Books, soft cover, 379 pp. US$16.99 The Sarawak Report: The Inside Story of The 1MDB Expose. By Clare Rewcastle Brown. Gerakburaya Enterprise, Malaysian edition, Selangor, Malaysia. Soft cover, 566 pp. US6.99 on kindle, US$19.95, paperback

Book Review: Empire of the Winds

The Global Role of Asia’s Great Archipelago. By Philip Bowring.  I.B Taurus. Hardcover, 317 pp, with bibliography and index. US$28.99, Amazon

Book Review: Two Journalists Look at How Modern India Works

Former US secretaries of state Hillary Clinton and John Kerry, and others among the hundreds of guests at the Ambani family’s mind-blowing wedding celebrations last month that cost maybe as much as US$100 million, will not have been given a copy of The Billion... Read More...

Book Review: Insane Mode

How Elon Musk's Tesla Sparked an Electric Revolution to End the Age of Oil. Dutton, hardback, 303 pp with index and bibliography. US$19.49 on Amazon