Courage and Conviction: An Autobiography is an autobiographical book by Indian General Vijay Kumar Singh. It was first published by Aleph Book Company in In it, Singh criticises various situations in which he was involved, including VK Singh now speaks out in his autobiography ‘Courage and Conviction’ on. Courage and Conviction has ratings and 15 reviews. Mansoor said: VK Singh was a unique Indian Army Chief as he stood out in news for. Courage and Conviction has 1 rating and 0 reviews. General V. K. Singh served in the Indian Army for 42 years, retiring as Chief of Army Staff on 31 May.

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I reached out and took a couple of pieces from his hand and popped them into my mouth. He writes elegantly about how a Brigadier tried to spike his career and how he came out on top. It is imperative that soldiers have implicit trust cnoviction their officers, anx they must fully trust their senior officers in whose hands the soldiers have put their lives at stake. Singh served in regions and in roles crucial to India’s security. It speaks about his initiation into the forces, followed by various field and peace appointments, all of which helped make way for his eventual rise to the appointment of Chief of Army Staff.

Shriram Gopal rated it it was amazing Dec 27, Must read for each country men, as this gives a really clear image of our politicians way of working.

I would like to appreciate for the selection an words and bringing to fore the failing democracy and its reasons. Cashback will convction credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Last three chapters bring singg stark focus the fact that politicking by politicians and bureaucrats have done irretrievable damage to Indian armed forces and some of these actions border on the lines of high treason.


This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. He has carried these qualities all along and stood for it.

Courage and Conviction: An Autobiography by General V. K. Singh

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Autobiography: Courage and Conviction, General V.K. Singh

Now that you are not shackled by uniform and your yourself are in politics what steps have you fk to tackle and improve our position both countrymen and specifically soldiers and officers. Trivia About Courage and Convi Excellent and very enlightening book Very insightful, motivating and gives us courage to think and do what is right.

Whether it was Gen Dalbir Singh’s DV ban or his own age row, all couragw and personal engagements, even those from his younger days, seem to read under the cloud of these controversies. Considered one of the worlds foremost experts in counter-insurgency operations, he is also known for the principled stand he took on many issues during his tenure, from arms procurement to the deployment of the army against the Maoists.

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Courage and Conviction: An Autobiography by V.K. Singh

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The book comprises 12 chapters, compiled in 3 parts. Singh also talked about the couragee in the Indian army and how babudom is severely destroying our forces for their personal gains. Visit our Help Pages. Courrage Military History, Arjun Subramaniam 4.

As per him, he had stirred the hornet’s nest, and was being punished. Return to Book Page.

Goodbye to all that1 What ended KT Parnaik’s name is mispelled in the pictures. A must read for everyone. He tells us abd a former GOC and some convicfion his seniors prodded him to seek redress which led his case to be reviewed and he was cleared for promotion. Towards the end the author laments about the army: First of all I was a lucky one to get an autographed copy About the book a Book is written in extremely simple language so that anyone can read and understand clearly, even without any military background.

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