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An American witness to India's partition

Author: Phillips Talbot; B R Nanda
Publisher: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2007.
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In 1938 the New York-based Institute of Current World Affairs awarded 23-year-old Phillips Talbot a fellowship with a mandate: visit South Asia and learn about the intricacies of life in India. Till 1950, Talbot graphically recounted the buildup to Ind.
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Talbot, Phillips.
American witness to India's partition.
New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2007
(DLC) 2007024062
(OCoLC)144331053
Named Person: Phillips Talbot
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Phillips Talbot; B R Nanda
ISBN: 9788132101567 8132101561
OCLC Number: 646623657
Notes: Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (440 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; India in London; My Introduction to India and its Politics; Kashmir and Lahore; Tour of Afghanistan, November 12-26, 1940; Gandhi's Ashram; and on to War Service; India after the War; Indian Ashrams, 1947; Asian Relations Conference and Beyond; Finally, the Arrival of Independence; Two Years after Independence; Afterword; Index; About the Author.
Responsibility: Phillips Talbot ; with a foreword by B.R. Nanda.

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Offers a collection of author's letters written between 1938 and 1950, on the buildup to the independence of India and Pakistan, and the early experiences of the new states.  Read more...

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Talbot's book is largely a collection of enlightening, serious, and highly entertaining letters he wrote between 1938 and 1950 from India...The value of Talbot's book is enhanced by the afterword, Read more...

 
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