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Nehru : a tryst with destiny

Autor: Stanley A Wolpert
Editora: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
Edição/Formato   Print book : Biografia : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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Following Nehru from childhood, through his Harrow and Cambridge education, to his years as nationalist leader and Prime Minister of India, Stanley Wolpert's compelling, authoritative biography strips Nehru of his many cloaks and covers, removing the public masks he fashioned for himself throughout his mature life. With a subtle analysis of the various influences on Nehru's intellectual and political life -
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Formato Físico Adicional: Online version:
Wolpert, Stanley A., 1927-
Nehru.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)605228755
Pessoa Denominada: Jawaharlal Nehru; Jawaharlal Nehru; Jawaharlal Nehru; Jawaharlal Nehru; Jawaharlal Nehru
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Stanley A Wolpert
ISBN: 0195100735 9780195100730
Número OCLC: 32890916
Descrição: xii, 546 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsabilidade: Stanley Wolpert.
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