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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Though the author is a senior official of the United Nations , none of the opinions expressed in this book are to be construed as those of the organization or of the author in his official capacity . cm . Library of Congress Cataloging ...
The only exception was Gandhi : the Mahatma went to Mountbatten and suggested that India could be kept united if Jinnah were offered the leadership of the whole country . Jawaharlal and Patel both gave that idea short shrift ...
... 56 Swadeshi movement , 12 Swaraj Party , xiv , 48-49 Swatantra Party , 179 Unionist Party , xvi United Provinces ( U.P. ) , 36 United Provinces Political Conference , 26 United States imperialism of , 58 Indian foreign policy 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