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The Resource India after Gandhi : the history of the world's largest democracy, Ramachandra Guha

India after Gandhi : the history of the world's largest democracy, Ramachandra Guha

Label
India after Gandhi : the history of the world's largest democracy
Title
India after Gandhi
Title remainder
the history of the world's largest democracy
Statement of responsibility
Ramachandra Guha
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Guha, Ramachandra
Dewey number
954.04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS480.84
LC item number
.G74 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • India
  • India
Label
India after Gandhi : the history of the world's largest democracy, Ramachandra Guha
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [765]-857) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Picking up the pieces -- Freedom and parricide -- The logic of division -- Apples in the basket -- A valley bloody and beautiful -- Refugees and the Republic -- Ideas of India -- pt. 2. Nehru's India -- The biggest gamble in history -- Home and the world -- Redrawing the map -- The conquest of nature -- The law and the prophets -- Securing Kashmir --Tribal trouble -- pt. 3. Shaking the centre -- The southern challenge -- The experience of defeat -- Peace in our time -- Minding the minorities -- pt. 4. The rise of populism -- War and succession -- Leftward turns -- The elixir of victory -- The rivals -- Autumn of the matriarch -- Life without the Congress -- Democracy in disarray -- This son also rises -- pt. 5. A history of events -- Rights -- Riots -- Rulers -- Riches -- A people's entertainments
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 893 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060198817
Lccn
2006052180
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
ocm76961156
Label
India after Gandhi : the history of the world's largest democracy, Ramachandra Guha
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [765]-857) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Picking up the pieces -- Freedom and parricide -- The logic of division -- Apples in the basket -- A valley bloody and beautiful -- Refugees and the Republic -- Ideas of India -- pt. 2. Nehru's India -- The biggest gamble in history -- Home and the world -- Redrawing the map -- The conquest of nature -- The law and the prophets -- Securing Kashmir --Tribal trouble -- pt. 3. Shaking the centre -- The southern challenge -- The experience of defeat -- Peace in our time -- Minding the minorities -- pt. 4. The rise of populism -- War and succession -- Leftward turns -- The elixir of victory -- The rivals -- Autumn of the matriarch -- Life without the Congress -- Democracy in disarray -- This son also rises -- pt. 5. A history of events -- Rights -- Riots -- Rulers -- Riches -- A people's entertainments
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 893 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060198817
Lccn
2006052180
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
ocm76961156

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