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Gandhi before India
Gandhi before India
by:Guha, Ramachandra.
"In 1893, when Gandhi set sail for South Africa, he was a twenty-three-year-old lawyer who had failed to establish himself in India. In this remarkable biography, the author makes clear the fundamental ways in which Gandhi's ideas were shaped before his return to India in 1915. It was during his years in England and South Africa, Guha shows us, that Gandhi came to understand the nature of imperialism and racism; and in South Africa that he forged the philosophy and techniques that would undermine and eventually overthrow the British Raj. Gandhi Before India gives us equally vivid portraits of the man and the world he lived in: a world of sharp contrasts among the coastal culture of his birthplace, High Victorian London, and colonial South Africa. It explores in abundant detail Gandhi's experiments with dissident cults such as the Tolstoyans; his friendships with radical Jews, heterodox Christians and devout Muslims; his enmities and rivalries; and his often overlooked failures as a husband and father. It tells the dramatic, profoundly moving story of how Gandhi inspired the devotion of thousands of followers in South Africa as he mobilized a cross-class and inter-religious coalition, pledged to non-violence in their battle against a brutally racist regime."--Publisher's description.
Book
ISBN: 0385532296, 9780385532297
OCLC: 854906204

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Mahatma Gandhi.
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St. Lucia [Qld.] :University of Queensland Press ; 1984.
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An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth
An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth
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Ashland :Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2010.
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The Oxford India Gandhi : essential writings
The Oxford India Gandhi : essential writings
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