List of Recommended Reference Books

 

 LIST OF RECOMMENDED REFERENCE BOOKS

Indian History  :

  • NCERT Books for Stds. 10th, 11th and 12th
  • (Ancient ,Medieval and Modern India) – Old and New.
  • India’s struggle for Independence – Bipan Chandra
  • Modern India – Grover and Grover
  • Modern India – S.N.Sen
  • Modern India – Spectrum Publication

Geography :

  • NCERT Books for Stds. 6th to 12th
  • Certificate Physical Geography – Goh Cheng Leong
  • India Yearbook (Publication division)
  • for relevant statistical data
  • Atlas (Standard) to study maps
  • Pratiyogita Darpan and Wizard special issues.

Indian Polity :

  • NCERT Books for Stds. 11th and 12th
  • Our Parliament – Subhash Kashyap
  • Our Constitution – Subhash Kashyap
  • Introduction to the Constitution of India – D.D.Basu
  • Indian Constitution – P. M. Bakshi

Indian Economy :

  • Evolution of Indian Economy – NCERT book
  • Indian Economy – Dutta and Sundaram
  • Economic survey of India
  • Special issues of Pratiyogita Darpan
  • Chronicle – “Economy Watch Section”
  • ET classroom and special articles from Economic Times.

   General Science :

  • NCERT Books for Stds. 5th to 10th
  • Tata McGraw Hill (TMH) Guide
  • Science Reporter

     

        C-SAT:

  • Mental Ability – R.S. Agarwal
  • Competition Success – Intelligent Test – W. N. Dandekar
  • Ultimate In Mental Ability Test – Lt. Col. M. G. Diwan
  • Quantitative Aptitude for CAT – Arun Sharma
  • Word Power made Easy – N. Lewis
  • How to read better and faster – Lewis
  • Puzzles – S. Devi, George Summers
  • Non Verbal and Logical Reasoning – R. S. Agarwal
  • Quantitative Aptitude – R. S. Agarwal
  • CSAT Manual 2011 – Pearson
  • CSAT Manual – TMH

Current Affairs : Newspapers

The Hindu, Times of India, Indian Express, Any local Newspaper

Current Affairs : Magazines

  • Civil Service Chronicle,
  • Wizard (Special Issues),
  • Pratiyogita Darpan (Special Issues), Frontline
  • Yojana, Kurukshetra,
  • Lokrajya, Science reporter, Down to Earth

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