Nehru: The Invention of India
Arcade Pub., 2003 - 282 من الصفحات
New from Shashi Tharoor, eminent United Nations diplomat and author of India: From Midnight to the Millennium, comes an incisive new biography of the great secularist, Jawaharlal Nehru, who - alongside his spiritual father, Mahatma Gandhi - led the movement for India's independence from British rule and ushered his newly independent country into the modern world. 'A well-crafted life of the Indian politician and independence-movement hero... A thoughtful account, likening Nehru to Thomas Jefferson in ways both positive and negative' - Kirkus Reviews
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have to be granted her birthright as a free , responsible and equal member of the British Empire . ” Had the British found the wisdom to embrace this demand , Jinnah might well have emerged as prime minister of an Indian Dominion within ...
4 “ Hope to Survive the British Empire ” : 1928–1931 I n 1927 , while Jawaharlal Nehru was in Europe , the British delivered themselves of an imperial specialty , the insult dressed up as a concession . An all - party commission ...
Promoting communal discord became conscious British policy . In December 1887 — at a time when the Congress's first Muslim president , Badruddin Tyabji , was striving to unite Hindus and Muslims in a common cause — the pro - British ...
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In this nonscholarly but nicely written account of Jawaharlal Nehru, Indian freedom fighter and India's first prime minister, senior UN official Tharoor offers a balanced interpretation, touching on ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله