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Ambedkar : incidents in the life of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar

Author: Durgabai Vyam; Subhash Vyam; Srividya Natarajan; S Anand, (Journalist)
Publisher: London : Tate Publishing, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (1891-1956), one of India's foremost revolutionaries, grew up untouchable. Battling against the odds, he gained multiple doctorates, campaigned against social discrimination and the caste system and went on to draft the Constitution of India. Throughout his life Ambedkar faced routine discrimination: in school at the age of 10; in Baroda after his return from Columbia University; and while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: B R Ambedkar; Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Durgabai Vyam; Subhash Vyam; Srividya Natarajan; S Anand, (Journalist)
ISBN: 9781849761130 1849761132
OCLC Number: 830816709
Notes: "First published in India in 2011 by Navayana Publishing as Bhimayana: experiences of untouchability: incidents in the life of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar"--Colophon.
Description: 104 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / by John Berger --
One day... --
Water --
Shelter --
Travel --
The art of this book.
Responsibility: art, Durgabai Vyam, Subhash Vyam ; story, Srividya Natarajan, S. Anand.

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*This beautifully illustrated graphic novel is the powerful story of one of India's most important campaigners for social change, Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar.  Read more...

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*'An extraordinary book.' - John Berger 'Unusually beautiful ... unforgettable.' - Arundhati Roy 'Challenging in all the right ways.' - Joe Sacco, author of Palestine 'It jettisons sequential, Read more...

 
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