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Mahatma Gandhi : a biography, complete and unabridged

Author: B R Nanda
Publisher: Delhi : Oxford University Press, ©1996.
Series: Oxford India paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [Oxford India paperbacksView all editions and formats
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Few men in their lifetime have aroused stronger emotions or touched deeper chords than Gandhi. This widely-acclaimed biography has been established as an authoritative account. Compelling, carefully researched and objective, it is the biography of a remarkable figure. Capturing all the nuances of the momentous events it covers, it is a record and analysis of a critical period in South-Asian history that all  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nanda, Bal Ram.
Mahatma Gandhi.
Delhi : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)895116731
Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: B R Nanda
ISBN: 0195638557 9780195638554
OCLC Number: 35168345
Notes: Originally published: London : G. Allen & Unwin, 1958.
Description: 542 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Book I. Formative years ---
Book II. Emergence of Ghandi ---
Book III.War and peace ---
Book IV. The last phase.
Series Title: Oxford India paperbacks.
Responsibility: B.R. Nanda.

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Few men in their lifetime have aroused stronger emotions or touched deeper chords than Gandhi. B R Nanda's biography, widely-acclaimed upon its publication in 1958, has been established over time as  Read more...

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well-arranged and informed by a sense of proportion and relative value. It rescues Gandhi both from the sentimentalists and from the debunkers. * Times *

 
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