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The proudest day : India's long road to independence

Author: Anthony Read; David Fisher
Publisher: London : Pimlico, 1998.
Series: Pimlico (Series), 302.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Was Indian independence a noble gesture by abenevolent colonial power or was freedom wrested from the British by indian nationalists after more than a quarter of a century of bitter struggle?

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Read; David Fisher
ISBN: 0712661425 9780712661423
OCLC Number: 39677762
Notes: Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 1997.
Description: xxv, 565 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Pimlico (Series), 302.
Responsibility: Anthony Read and David Fisher.

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