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Published: 15 May 2015

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190217150

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A Revolutionary History of Interwar India

Violence, Image, Voice and Text

Kama Maclean

  • Maclean's history of Indian revolutionaries in the interwar years situates their politics of violence in the broader context of the freedom struggle and Congress politics.
  • Revisits the history of the Civil Disobedience movement to include those activists who made strategic use of violence as a means of unsettling the British in India
  • Gives voice to those Indian nationalists, long overshadowed by Gandhi, who supported the use of violence in the anti-colonial struggle

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