Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 July 2018

252 Pages | 35 colour illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199407613

Bookseller Code (06)


Of Pearls and Pecks of Straw

Iqbal Akhund

Retired diplomat and man of the world Iqbal Akhund, having previously written about his diplomatic career, recalls in this volume personal reminiscences of his ninety plus years: young days under the Raj, the conversion of his grandparents, the why and wherefore of Partition, as well as thoughts on current issues.