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The Gandhi reader

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

The Gandhi reader

asource book of his life and writings

by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

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Published by Samata Books in Madras, New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gandhi, M. K. -- 1869-1948,
  • Statesmen -- India -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Homer A. Jack.
    ContributionsJack, Homer Alexander.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 532p. ;
    Number of Pages532
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14805796M


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His childhood and early upbringing were undistinguished but as an adult he initiated and was involved in a series of novel forms of peaceful protests which established him as one of the most important leaders of the twentieth century and one whose message and relevance transcended.

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