Indian independence day special issues, 1947-1948

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  • India.


  • Nationalism -- India.,
  • Independence Day (India)

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SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection., I-CLR-11
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 96/60200 (D)
The Physical Object
Pagination10 microfiches.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL638845M
LC Control Number96903670

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This exposes the change in Indian society after independence. The book strongly criticises Gandhi, seeing all its main characters suffer immensely under her influence.

What it means to be a woman and a member of a lower caste in post-independence India are explored to a horrifying degree. Home» Apna Bites» Independence Day Special: On this day in the year – A Look Back In Time.

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On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend my best wishes to the people of India on your Independence Day. The United States and India have enjoyed close ties of friendship since the U.S.

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