ISBN 9788129102317,Witness To Partition: A Memoir

Witness To Partition: A Memoir


B. R. Nanda


Rupa & Co

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Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2003

ISBN 9788129102317

ISBN-10 8129102315


Number of Pages 184 Pages
Language (English)


B.R. Nanda's first book contains both nuanced judgments and though-provoking insights articulated with rare literary elegance - attributes that have made the author the foremost historian on Indian partition. About the Author Few historian of modern India have written so extensively, penetratingly and engagingly as B.R. Nanda. His widely read biographies of Mahatma Gandhi, G.K. Gokhale and the Nehru's have become classics. His other books include Gandhi and his Critics; The Nehrus; Gandhi; Pan Islamism; Imperialism and Nationalism in India; In Gandhi's Footsteps; The Life and Times of Jamnalal Bajaj; The Making of a Nation; Jawaharlal Nehru: Rebel and Statesman; and In Search of Gandhi. He was the founder-director of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library -a premier research institution on modern Indian history. He is the chairman of the National Gandhi Museum, New Delhi. He was awarded the National Fellowship of the Indian Council of Social Science Research in 1979 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2003.