• ISBN: 094525752X
  • ISBN13: 978-0945257523
  • Copyright 1993
  • 92 pp.
  • Form: Paperback
  • Price: $6.95

The Blinded Eye

500 Years of Christopher Columbus

By Claude Alvares, Ziauddin Sardar, Ashis Nandy and Merryl Wyn Davies


About the Authors

Claude Alvares

is a renowned environmentalist based in Goa, India. He is the editor of the Other India Press, an alternative publication based in India. The Director of the Goa Foundation, an environmental monitoring action group, Claude Alvares got his PhD from the Technische Hogeschool, Eindhoven, in the Netherlands, in 1976. He lives at Parra, Goa with his wife and three children.

He is a member of the Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority of the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF). He is also a member of the Supreme Court Monitoring Committee (SCMC) on Hazardous Wastes constituted by the Supreme Court of India. He wrote the famous article 'The Great Gene Robbery' in 1986.

Ziauddin Sardar

Ashis Nandy

Merryl Wyn Davies