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Witness to life and freedom : Margaret Bourke-White in India & Pakistan

Author: Pramod Kapoor
Publisher: New Delhi : Lustre Press, Roli Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Some of Margaret's most celebrated photographs were taken in India and Pakistan in 1947-48 [for Life magazine] ... She photographed the times and the leaders, including Mahatma Gandhi and Muhammed Ali Jinnah. She was eyewitness to the migration of millions and the mayhem of communal violence that accompanied the subcontinent's partition into two independent nations."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Named Person: Margaret Bourke-White; Margaret Bourke-White
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pramod Kapoor
ISBN: 9788174366993 8174366997
OCLC Number: 705715340
Description: 139 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 20 x 24 cm
Contents: Contents: Foreword; Preface; Introduction; India: A Pillar of Fire; Photo Essay.
Other Titles: Margaret Bourke-White in India and Pakistan
Witness to life & freedom
Responsibility: concept, text, and visuals, Pramod Kapoor ; foreword, Gopalkrishna Gandhi ; with an essay by Vicki Goldberg.

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This book is a photo essay on the Partition between India and Pakistan in 1947-48. Margaret Bourke-White captured this and the mayhem of communal violence that followed.  Read more...

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