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Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander

Author: Geoffrey Carnall
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Digital printingView all editions and formats
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A biography of Horace Alexander, an English Quaker who played a significant part in relations between Indian nationalist leaders and the British government in the years before the transfer of power  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Named Person: Horace Gundry Alexander; Gandhi, Mahatma; Horace Gundry Alexander; Gandhi, Mahatma; Horace Gundry Alexander; Mahatma K Gandhi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Carnall
ISBN: 9780748640454 0748640452
OCLC Number: 759843100
Description: xxi, 314 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Illustrations; Abbreviations; 1. The making of an internationalist; 2. The humanising of an intellectual; 3. The discovery of Gandhi; 4. Quaker interventions; 5. The 1930s; 6. The Second World War; 7. To India with the Friends Ambulance Unit; 8. Campaigning in Britain and the USA; 9. Indian independence and its aftermath; 10. India and the quest for a sustainable world order; Appendix: Fritz Berber in the Second World War; Unpublished materials consulted; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory.

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