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Nehru : the making of India

Author: M J Akbar
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Viking, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A political and personal biography of Nehru to be published before the 100th anniversary of his birth in November 1989, by a major Indian journalist.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Akbar, M.J.
Nehru.
London, England ; New York, N.Y., USA : Viking, 1988
(OCoLC)582001208
Named Person: Jawaharlal Nehru; Jawaharlal Nehru
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M J Akbar
ISBN: 067081699X 9780670816996
OCLC Number: 20827472
Description: xii, 609 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Pandits --
Culture and conflict in the nineteenth century --
Lawyers --
Options --
Growing up --
Harrow --
Rise of Hindu nationalism --
British response --
in league with Muslims --
Europe, 1907-1912: taking it easy --
Three Muslims, three paths to 1947 --
Taste of Gandhi --
Stumbling towards destiny --
Politics among the peasants --
Conversion of the Nehrus: 'what a fall, my countrymen!' --
Prison: at last --
Chauri Chaura: withdrawal symptoms --
Among the heavyweights --
Introduction to bigotry --
Europe: pass Marx --
Truant child --
Leader of a new mood --
India claims freedom --
Most exclusive school in the world --
Stir of the monster --
'Rituraj' --
Hero on a roller-coaster --
Her father's daughter --
Mr Chanakya, and other masks --
Pakistan: emerging from the closet --
Scrambled eggs --
In the name of God, go! --
Zero hour --
Other men's flowers --
Sole problem again: who shall be the spokesman? --
Bitter tea-party --
Friends and lovers --
Operation madhouse --
Plan Balkan --
A life that was the message --
The first war --
Centre stage --
Khadi socialism --
Realism of tomorrow --
Occupational hazards --
What present can I send you? --
China: a stab from the front --
Greater than his deeds
Responsibility: M.J. Akbar.

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