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Gandhi : naked ambition

Author: Jad Adams
Publisher: London : Quercus, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jad Adam's accessible and thoughtful biography not only traces the outline of an extraordinary life with exemplary clarity, but also examines why Mahatma Gandhi and his teachings are still profoundly relevant today.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Gandhi, Mahatma; Gandhi, Mahatma; Mahatma K Gandhi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jad Adams
ISBN: 9781849162104 1849162107 9780857381613 085738161X
OCLC Number: 467775383
Description: 323 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The partition of India, 1947- --
South Africa, 1893 --
Childhood and marriage --
London lessons --
Adventures in Natal --
Challenge and chastity --
The army of the poor --
Village activist --
Arousing India --
The salt march --
World icon --
Quit India --
Partition and death --
Legacy.
Responsibility: Jad Adams.
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This new biography not only traces the outline of an extraordinary life with exemplary clarity, but also examines why Mahatma Gandhi and his teachings are still profoundly relevant today.  Read more...

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'For anyone trying to find a way through the myriad political byways of modern India and Pakistan, Adams's no-nonsense biography is as good a starting point as any' The Glasgow Herald.

 
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