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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..


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 ..


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..


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..


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..


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 ..


Les Enfants De Minuit

ISBN 10 : 2070402630
ISBN 13 : 9782070402632

"Saleem Sinai, le héros de cet extraordinaire roman picaresque, est né à Bombay le 15 août 1947, à minuit sonnant, au moment où l'Inde accède à l'indépendance. Comme les m..


Remembering Partition

ISBN 10 : 0521002508
ISBN 13 : 9780521002509

A compelling and harrowing examination of the violence that marked the Partition of India...


Longman History Civics Icse 10

ISBN 10 : 813172042X
ISBN 13 : 9788131720424

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