J.R.D. Tata

ISBN Number : 978-93-5024-931-4

Library Price : Rs.800

Library Dollar Price : 32$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 256

Book Weight :458

About The Book

One of the pioneering industrialists of India, Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy (J.R.D) Tata was a legend in his life time. He raised Tata Group to new heights, during his long tenure as its head. Under him, the Tata Group diversified into a large number of sectors, from airlines to hotels, trucks to locomotives, soda ash, heavy chemicals to pharmaceuticals, and financial services to tea, air-conditioning etc. He was not only an industrialist, but was a pioneering aviator too and brought commercial aviation to India. Besides being a patron of the arts and a philanthropist, he was a great leader and motivator. He was also the longest serving member of the Atomic Energy Commission. He was honoured with Bharat Ratna, besides other prestigious awards and honours.

 

Contents :

Preface
1. Introduction
2. An Illustrious Life
3. Multifaceted Personality
4. Architect of Modern India
5. Awards, Recognition and Achievements
6. The Tributes
7. Selected Letters
8. The Tata Group
9. The Great Tatas
10. Golden Words of JRD
11. Great Life at a Glance
Appendices
Bibliography

About The Author

N.P. Sharma, an academic and scholar, he is a qualified professional and author. Of late, he has devoted himself to research on biographical subjects. He has a few books to his credit.

A.C. Akela, a professional writer and editor, he is an author for reference books and textbooks. Based in Delhi, he has several books to his credit. Of late he has developed keen interest in biographical studies.

Dr. M.A. Shewan, a reputed journalist, author and academic. He is highly qualified, with many feathers in his cap. He has an illustrious career, as a journalist and author, spanned over two decades. He has edited several periodicals and has many books to his credit, as editor and author. He has a large social base, which enables him to study realities of life in depth. Of late, he has devoted himself to serious research and writing. He has, in particular, focused his attention on the lives and works of freedom fighters and other leading figures in political and social life. Currently, he represents in western UP, a leading national group of newspapers from Delhi. He is based at Aligarh.

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