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The Great Partition: The Making of India and Pakistan, New Edition

The Great Partition: The Making of India and Pakistan, New Edition (Paperback)

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This new edition of Yasmin Khan's reappraisal of the tumultuous India-Pakistan Partition features an introduction reflecting on the latest research and on ways in which commemoration of the Partition has changed, and considers the Partition in light of the current refugee crisis. Reviews of the first edition: "A riveting book on this terrible story."-Economist "Unsparing...Provocative and painful."-Times (London) "Many histories of Partition focus solely on the elite policy makers. Yasmin Khan's empathetic account gives a great insight into the hopes, dreams, and fears of the millions affected by it."-Owen Bennett Jones, BBC

History & PoliticsHistory: Chronological20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450/1500History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsColonialism & imperialismHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyAsian history Publisher: Yale University Press Publication Date: 04/07/2017 ISBN-13: 9780300230321  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Yasmin Khan is associate professor of history and Fellow of Kellogg College, University of Oxford, and author of The Raj at War: A People's History of India's Second World War.

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