Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar is about the aspirations of people with their cares and worries woven into the site life at a hydelpower project in the remote Himalayas. The fury of nature and the hardships of project life have no mercy for the weak and no time for the dead. Like an eternal spectator the Dhauladhar watches as men risk life and limb in a quest to fulfill their dreams.
With winter knocking heavily on your door, here’s a bool that is actually set in the Himalayas. Blending experience and stories with facts, Kochery Shibu has written a gritty novel featuring a hydel power plant at the Himalayas. More than worth a read, get your copy now.
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About the author:
Kochery C. Shibu is a retired naval officer. A graduate from the National Defence Academy he has held several important posts in the Indian Navy. Post his retirement he has executed hydroelectric projects in the Cauvery river basin in Karnataka, Beas river basin in Himachal and lately Teesta river basin in Sikkim. He holds a postgraduate degree in Defence Studies from Chennai University, and MA in English Literature from Pune University. Men and Dreams in the Dhauladhar is his debut novel. The technical content of the novel, namely the setting up of a hydro-project is drawn from his experience in these projects since 2005, as are many of the characters inspired from those whom he encountered at the project site. Kochery C. Shibu was born in Kochi and now lives in Bangalore with his wife and daughter.
Author(s): Kochery Shibu
Publisher: Niyogi Books
Release: December 2017
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