Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 August 2013

350 Pages | 50 Photographs

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199068425

Bookseller Code (06)


Memoirs of a Rebel Princess

Abida Sultaan

  • Documents the activities of a Muslim princess who rebelled against societal conventions to take an active public role
  • Insights into the changes that have occurred for politically active Muslim women of the Indian subcontinent in the twentieth century
  • Charts the internal political events of an individual princely state and includes a discussion on the collapse of princely India and the events surrounding partition.