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Partition: The story of Indian independence and the creation of Pakistan in…



Between January and August 1947 the conflicting political, religious and social tensions in India culminated in independence from Britain and the creation of Pakistan. Those months saw the end of ninety years of the British Raj, and the effective power of the Maharajahs, as the Congress Party established itself commanding a democratic government in Delhi. They also witnessed the rushed creation of Pakistan as a country in two halves whose capitals were two thousand kilometers apart. From…

Partition

ISBN 10 : 9781471148026
ISBN 13 : 1471148025

Between January and August 1947 the conflicting political, religious and social tensions in India culminated in independence from Britain and the creation of Pakistan. Those months..


Empire In Retreat

ISBN 10 : 0199066086
ISBN 13 : 9780199066087

The book aims to highlight the flaws in the making of Partition and the attempts and intentions of the British to draw boundaries at their impulse and whims, and not in keeping wit..


The Great Partition

ISBN 10 : 9780300233643
ISBN 13 : 0300233647

A reappraisal of the tumultuous Partition and how it ignited long-standing animosities between India and Pakistan This new edition of Yasmin Khan’s reappraisal of the tumultuous ..


Bearing Witness

ISBN 10 : 9781552380413
ISBN 13 : 1552380416

August 14/15, 1947, reverberates with meaning for Indian and Pakistani people. The date does more than mark the "independence" of India. This momentous time marks the birth of two ..


History Of Bangladesh

ISBN 10 : 115743309X
ISBN 13 : 9781157433095

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 237. Chapters: Bengal, East Pakistan, Indian ..


Le Ma Tre Des Illusions

ISBN 10 : 9782259222259
ISBN 13 : 2259222250

Réédition du grand succès de Donna Tartt, vendu à près de 250.000 exemplaires depuis sa parution. Livre culte vendu à des millions d'exemplaires à travers le monde, le premi..


Bengal Partition Stories

ISBN 10 : 9781843312994
ISBN 13 : 1843312999

Through oral histories, interviews and fictional retellings, 'Bengal Partition Stories' unearths and articulates the collective memories of a people traumatised by the brutal divis..


The Indian Partition In Literature And Films

ISBN 10 : 9781317669937
ISBN 13 : 1317669932

This book presents an examination of fictional representations, in books and films, of the 1947 Partition that led to the creation of the sovereign nation-states of India and Pakis..


Midnight S Furies

ISBN 10 : 9781445648095
ISBN 13 : 1445648091

After centuries of British rule, nobody expected Indian Independence and the birth of Pakistan to be so bloody - they were supposed to be the answer to the dreams of Muslims and Hi..


How Did Pakistan Emerge

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The Proposal of a new nation "Pakistan" was first put forward in the year 1930. Only 17 years of struggle led to the creation of Pakistan. Pakistan was the result of the partition ..


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