The most crucial topic in your preparation for the IAS examination is book selection.
The time up to which you do not have the right book list with you, your probability of clearing the examination is very less.
Another aspect that can increase your trouble is that market is flooded with resources for IAS preparation.
This makes your task to prepare a book list more difficult.
But as we always discuss in our blog posts, its better to study one book four times than reading four books one time.
This means that it will be better to restrict the resources for IAS preparation as much as you can.
This article will list out IAS books that mean books required to prepare for IAS examination as per the best of our knowledge and research.
So let’s have a look at them one by one.
History can be divided into various sub-parts. That includes
Let’s discuss books recommended for each of them separately
(ii) India’s struggle for Independence by Bipin Chandra
UPSC Essay paper is one of the crucial papers for which there are not adequate books available in the market. But you can take references from the two books mentioned here. But these are just for reference purposes. All you need is a lot of practice to write a good essay
Governance in India by M. Laxmikant
IAS books on Foreign relations of India
International Relations by Pavneet Singh
IAS books for Internal Security
Challenges to Internal Security of India by Ashok Kumar and VipulAnekant
UPSC Civil Services Examination Previous Year Question Paper both for Prelims and Mains
For instance, you can go with any publication for this. The only thing that may help you is to try to go for publication in which questions are segregated subject-wise.
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