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Gandhi A Pictorial Biography

Gandhi A Pictorial Biography
$17.50
Item Code: IDH454
Author: B. R. Nanda
Publisher: Publications Division, Government of India
Edition: 2005
ISBN: 8123001983
Pages: 82 (B & W Illus: 45)
Cover: Hardcover
Other Details: 9.4" X 7.2
weight of the book: 426 gms
Back of the Book

This is a pictorial biography of Gandhi in which the narrative-concise, readable and incisive-is illustrated with photographs and facsimiles of letters, newspaper reports and cartoons, adding up to a fascinating flash-back on the life of Mahatma Gandhi and the struggle of Indian freedom led by him. There is a skilful matching in this book of text and illustrations, of description and analysis and of concrete details biography will revive many memories in those who have lived through the Gandhi era; and should also be of interest to the post-independence generation.

The author Padma Vibhushan Shri B. R. Nanda, a leading historian. Is the Chairman of National Gandhi Museum and biographer of Gandhi his boo Mahatma Gandhi - A Biography, has been published in India, U.K. and U. S. A. and translated in French, Spanish Italian and several other languages. His other books on Gandhi include, in Search of Gandhi; Gandhi and His Critics; Gandhi" Pan-Islamism. Imperialism and Nationalism

CONTENTS
1Childhood2
2Off to England4
3Briefless Barrister7
4In the 'Dark Continent'9
5The Young Politician11
6Satyagraha Struggle in South Africa15
7The Making of the Mahatma17
8Return to India20
9Gandhi's Ashram22
10World War I 23
11Rowlatt Bills25
12Non-violent Non-cooperation28
13Arrest and Imprisonment33
14Reaction and Recovery35
15Declaration of Complete Independence40
16Gandhi-Irwin Pact44
17Round Table Conference46
18In London47
19Resumption of Struggle49
20Campaign against Untouchability50
21A New Deal for the Village51
22The New Constitution53
23Hindu-Muslim Antagonism55
24Non-violence in a Violent World56
25Cripps Mission57
26 "Quit India"58
27Simla Conference60
28Cabinet Mission61
29Communal Conflagration64
30Partition of India68
31Mission of Peace70
32The End70
33Gandhi and Non-violence71
34Index80

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