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Published: 01 February 2014

350 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199068593

Bookseller Code (06)

Hindu-Muslim Riots

Richard D. Lambert

  • A detailed account by an American sociologist of the riots between Muslims and Hindus in Bengal, Bihar, the United Provinces, Punjab, and Bombay that led to the partition of the sub-continent and the establishment of Pakistan and India.
  • ritten shortly after the events, it is based on interviews, actual observation of events including the accompaniment of police on efforts at control, official reviews, and detailed newspaper coverage.