Stanley Wolpert Shameful Flight

ISBN 13: 9780199066063

Shameful Flight

 
9780199066063: Shameful Flight
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Ranging from the fall of Singapore in 1942 to the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi in 1948, this book provides a vivid behind-the-scenes look at Britain’s decision to divest itself from the crown jewel of its empire. Th e author, a leading authority on Indian history, paints memorable portraits of all the key participants including Gandhi, Churchill, Attlee, Nehru, and Jinnah, with a special focus on the British viceroy, Lord Louis Mountbatten.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780195393941: Shameful Flight: The Last Years of the British Empire in India

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0195393945 ISBN 13:  9780195393941
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA, 2009
Softcover

9780195151985: Shameful Flight: The Last Years of the British Empire in India

Oxford..., 2006
Hardcover

9780195474381: Shameful Flight: The Last Years of the British Empire in India

Oxford..., 2006
Hardcover