The Story of India with Michael Wood, BBC Broadcaster

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Michael Wood’s recent multi award winning BBC TV series, The Story of India, gave a spellbinding narrative of the 10,000 year history of India.  Now as India bids to become a global economic giant, Michael will discuss the roots of India’s present economic success in the incredible riches of her past.

The Westbury Hotel, Conduit Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom
06 March 2008
7:00 pm


Michael Wood, BBC Broadcaster


For over two millennia, India has been at the centre of world history.

But how did India come to be?  What is India?
What does it mean to be Indian?
How for centuries India’s economy had the largest GDP in the world;
Why the current rise of India’s economy is nothing new;
Can India become the world’s leading trading nation again?