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Modern History for UPSC and State Civil Services Examinations

Author(s): PrepMate

ISBN: 9789386668868

Edition: 1st

© Year : 2019


Binding: Paperback

Pages: 296

Trim Size : 241 x 181 mm

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We bring to you a series of books for effective preparation of Civil Services Examinations. These books are written following a powerful pedagogy and are developed with a scientific approach to help the aspirants prepare well in less time. These books provide a blended learning approach i.e. a mix of print and digital resources that not only equip aspirants with good understanding of fundamental concepts of the subject but also help them stay up-to-date, learn and track their progress for both objective and subjective formats of the examination.


Print–Digital Model

We believe that the contact among aspirants and author is important for learning and motivation of aspirants. With this objective, we have developed the application and web portal to answer your queries and provide continuous hand-holding.


  • Complete syllabus coverage of a subject in a single book
  • Use of flow charts, maps and diagrams to explain concepts
  • Numerous practice questions along with detailed solutions
  • UPSC past years’ prelims questions along with detailed solutions
  • A thorough and practical approach to write mains answers
  • Model answers for UPSC mains from authors


Digital Support

  • Well-explained videos on difficult topics
  • Daily mock quizzes for prelims along with performance analysis by smart tools
  • Answer writing practice, with feedback from authors
  • Updates on subject through push notification
  • Monthly summary
  • Assistance in interview preparation


  1. The Coming of Europeans
  2. Colonialism
  3. Socio-Religious Reform Movements
  4. Popular Movements
  5. British Policy Towards Princely States
  6. Revolt of 1857
  7. Important Governor Generals
  8. The Struggle Begins
  9. National Movement (1905–1918)
  10. Mahatma Gandhi
  11. Left and Right Groups
  12. Revolutionaries
  13. National Movement (1919–1928)
  14. National Movement (1929–1939)
  15. National Movement: Towards Freedom and Partition (1939–1947)
  16. Development of Education