Gandhi: The Years That Changed The World, 1914-1948

byRamachandra Guha

Paperback | October 22, 2019

Gandhi: The Years That Changed The World, 1914-1948 by Ramachandra Guha
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An epic and revelatory biography of one of the most abidingly influential and controversial men in modern history.

Opening with Gandhi's triumphant return to India in 1915 after decades abroad, and ending with his tragic assassination in 1949, Gandhi: The Years that Changed the World is a remarkable, moving portrait that provides a crucial re-evaluation of India's iconic leader for a new generation.
    Drawing on a wealth of newly uncovered materials unavailable to previous biographers, acclaimed historian and author Ramachandra Guha brings the past to life with extraordinary grace and clarity. Deploying his gifts as a storyteller and scholar, Guha presents Gandhi as both a fascinating human being--a man of fierce hope, eccentric personal beliefs, and sometimes dark and alarming contradictions--as well as a dynamic political force and global icon.
    Sharp, insightful, balanced, and impeccably researched, this free-standing sequel to Guha's magisterial biography Gandhi Before India is an indispensable resource for a contemporary understanding of Gandhi's ever-evolving legacy.
RAMACHANDRA GUHA has previously taught at Yale and Stanford universities, the University of Oslo, the Indian Institute of Science and the London School of Economics. His books include the award-winning India After Gandhi, and the first volume of this biography, Gandhi Before India, which was a 2014 New York Times Notable Book and a San...
Title:Gandhi: The Years That Changed The World, 1914-1948Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:1104 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inShipping dimensions:1104 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inPublished:October 22, 2019Publisher:Random House of CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307357961

ISBN - 13:9780307357960

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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