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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Jawaharlal and a doughty organizer who was already being thought of as the “ Iron Man " of the Congress , had more support than Nehru for the top job . But though the All - India Congress Committee ( AICC ) was not enthusiastic about ...
Selected Speeches , September 1946 to April 1961 ( New Delhi : Publications Division , 1961 ) Selected Works of Jawaharlal Nehru , First Series , vols . 1-15 , ed . M. Chalapati Rau , H. Y. Sharada Prasad , and B. R. Nanda ( New Delhi ...
Michael Brecher , Nehru : A Political Biography ( London : Oxford University Press , 1959 ) Norman Cousins , ed . , Profiles of Nehru ( New Delhi : India Book Company , 1966 ) A. K. Damodaran , Jawaharlal Nehru : A Communicator and ...
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - danoomistmatiste - LibraryThing
Another well written piece from this author. Provides some detailed insights into the life of this great man. A truly international figure who left an indelible mark on both the Gloabal and National ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - dmcolon - LibraryThing
Tharoor's biography of Nehru starts out a bit slow, but ends as an engaging meditation on the life of one of India's founding fathers. Tharoor does a thorough job chronicling Nehru's early years as a ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله