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

Albeit VK Singh is no ordinary army man. Goodreads helps you keep track sngh books you want to read. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Sep 29, Bhanupriya Petkar rated it it was amazing. An account of a true soldier and noble citizen Book more or less is description of every armed forces officer.

The soldier replied in Hindi: There was nothing to be said, so I moved away, leaving at least one Pakistani soldier to ponder the folly of it all. Get more of your favourite news delivered to your inbox Subscribe Please enter a valid email address. An honest, straightforward account of a soldiers life. Showing of 69 reviews.

Singh also talked about the corruption in the Indian army and how babudom is severely destroying our forces for their personal gains. If you don’t get along with your senior then he will make your life unbearably miserable until you completely breakdown or get transferred to other unit or post. Details Customers who bought this item also bought Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 This shopping feature will continue to load items.


The book takes you through a roller coaster ride at the end where Gen Singh talks about one after the other controversies that kept propping up. Now that you are not shackled by uniform and your yourself are in politics what steps have you taken to tackle and improve our position both countrymen and specifically soldiers and officers.

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

This book is awesome. May 11, Subhro rated it it was amazing. Cojrage to find about the corruption in Indian army at highest levels.

Singg a product review. Nov 21, Rajat Yadav rated it really liked it. Such detailed narration makes for a slow reading for the average person but makes for an interesting reading and better understanding. Nov 14, Vikram Karve rated it really liked it Shelves: Though, my reason for reading his autobiography was none of it, I was more curious to know about life in the forces and how on earth our Army works so efficiently with so much of constraints in the budget and with outdated weaponry.

Motivational and well as must read for army aspirants. This book is seven stars. Here’s how terms and conditions apply.

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Considered one of the world’s foremost experts in counter-insurgency operations, he is also known for the principled stand he took on many issues during his tenure, convictkon arms procurement to the deployment of the army against the Maoists. His passion for the ordinary soldier and conviction to do what is right bleeds through.


The prisoners were convjction on to a bridge and I saw a captain who was their adjutant.

Courage and Conviction: An Autobiography

No trivia or quizzes yet. From Surprise To Victory. Also, the Chief is in a position to influence the line of succession beyond his next two successors through ACRs. Must read for each country men, as this gives a really clear image of our politicians way of working. How our brain enables us to rapidly focus attention. Interesting Facts about the Book: Every book has a message.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Excellent and very well written book. You can learn that even entire system Would you like to see more reviews about this item? See all free Kindle reading apps. His participation in Indian Army’s intervention in Sri Lanka and its Tamil affair and lessons from it was interesting to me and i am already looking forward to reading more on it.

Time and again Singh pointed out the tantrums senior officers throw to get some trivial work done just for their pleasure. A very tritely written gripping autobiography. A Military History, Add 3 Items to Cart. Leadership in the Indian Army: An exceptionally well written book.

Can you expect juniors to trust such unethical seniors? Biographies of Twelve Soldiers. It’s just like Bible for any Indian Army fan.