The Quirky History series is back with another collection of bizarre believe it or not tales ...
A tantric temple on a frog, a lady turning into a sweet, the world's biggest gold haul from a field, a Maratha fort in London, Hitler's gift to the Maharaja of Patiala, a celebrity rhinoceros called Clara, and a plan to sell the Taj!
Can it get quirkier than that?!
See history come alive and pop right out of this book through this amazing collection of unusual stories!
"Get ready to be amused, amazed and delighted by this new collection of quirky stories and see history come alive yet again." - Ruskin Bond
Mini Menon is an award-winning journalist and author. She is currently the co-founder and editor at Live History India, the product of her fascination for India and its history.
Live History India, which is part of Peepul Tree World, is India's fastest growing digital platform dedicated to the subcontinent's rich history. With a network of over 150 historians and archaeologists across the country, www.livehistoryindia.com goes deep within India, digging into its history to bring alive the many fascinating ‘Stories that Make India'. The books published by Live History India include The Swan Car of Nabha & Other Unusual Stories from History and Strange Stories from History, which are both part of the Quirky History series. The stories are written by LHI's team of researchers. The books are edited and curated by Live History India's Editor Mini Menon.