India Moving: A History of Migration, Tumbe, Chinmay. Penguin Random House, 2018, 304.


India Moving: A History of Migration is a book written by Chinmay Tumbe and provides a detailed account of successive waves of migration that led to millions of people moving within, to and from India over centuries.  The book is divided into six chapters covering the migration history of India. Tumbe provides an in-depth analysis of how factors such as partition, imperialism, colonialism, militarisation, advancement in technology and globalization have impacted the internal and external migration trends in India over the years. Based on evidence, the book also tries to highlight the largest refugee crisis and displacements that India witnessed in the 20th century.

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