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Twilight of the Raj : the final decade : a personal history & view

Author: Brian Walker
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Brian Walker, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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A personal history and memories of the final chapter of British India before independence, of a lifestyle that has now gone forever and cannot be experienced again, such were those changing times during the final decade. Together with a personal overview of the people and events that helped to shape India's destiny as an independent republic with the British Commonwealth of Nations.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Brian Walker; Brian Walker
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Walker
ISBN: 9780473123314 0473123312
OCLC Number: 174085697
Description: 124 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Gateway to India --
The early years --
Learning curve --
Interlude 1946 --
Sunset on empire --
Indian potpourri --
Farewell to India --
Legacy of the British Raj.
Responsibility: Brian Walker.

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A personal history and memories of the final chapter of British India before independence, of a lifestyle that has now gone forever and cannot be experienced again, such were those changing times during the final decade. Together with a personal overview of the people and events that helped to shape India's destiny as an independent republic with the British Commonwealth of Nations.

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