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Karunanidhi

Karunanidhi

A Life

A.S. Panneerselvan
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Writer-turned-politician Muthuvel Karunanidhi is amongst the most important political figures India has ever seen. He was the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for five terms and leader of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) for over five decades. Still remembered for his controversial but fruitful career as a regional leader, his contribution to Tamil history and culture has been invaluable. Meticulously researched and deeply engrossing, Karunanidhi: A Life delves into the life and times of this unforgettable man.

Imprint: India Viking

Published: Mar/2021

ISBN: 9780670082940

Length : 420 Pages

MRP : ₹699.00

Karunanidhi

A Life

A.S. Panneerselvan

Writer-turned-politician Muthuvel Karunanidhi is amongst the most important political figures India has ever seen. He was the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for five terms and leader of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) for over five decades. Still remembered for his controversial but fruitful career as a regional leader, his contribution to Tamil history and culture has been invaluable. Meticulously researched and deeply engrossing, Karunanidhi: A Life delves into the life and times of this unforgettable man.

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A.S. Panneerselvan

A.S. Panneerselvan is the readers' editor at The Hindu, an adjunct faculty at Asian College of Journalism and the executive director at Panos South Asia.

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