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KS3 Geography - Incredible India: India

A guide to information resources on India for your year 9 Geography topic, compiled by your Librarians.

India

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India is a country in South Asia, officially called the Republic of India.  It is the seventh largest country in the world by geographical area.  India is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east.  It shares land borders with Pakistan on the west, China, Nepal and Bhutan on the north-east and Burma and Bangladesh on the east.

(Information from Wikipedia)

Find out more about the country of India by exploring the links on this page.

Fiction Books about India in the Senior Library

Look at our 'Cultural Diversity' website to find details of books in the Senior Library with an Indian theme. 

Websites about Travelling in India

Rural Buses, Few and Far Between

These travel websites include information on India.

Incredible India...

Website - Incredible India

Find lots of information about India on the 'Incredible India' website.

Website & DVD - The Story of India

The Story of India is a "captivating six-part adventure which chronicles the history of the subcontinent, the incredible richness and diversity of its peoples, cultures and landscapes, the immense drama of its past and the originality and continuing relevance of its ideas". (DVD cover)

Find out more about The Story of India including lots of information about India, at the film's website (click on the link below) and you can borrow the DVD from the Senior Library.

The Story of India Website

How much do you know about India?...

Test your knowledge of India with this interactive quiz!

Revision sheet

Click on the link below to find your revision sheet for your India topic.

Other useful websites

Clothing dyes

Find more information about India on these websites:

A selection of Non-fiction Books in the Senior Library

This is just a selection of the books we have on India.  You can use the search box above (select TTS Infiniti) to find more books on India in our Library Catalogue.