History of the Freedom Movement in India (1857-1947)

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New Age International, Jan 1, 1997 - 418 pages
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This Is To Keep The Younger Generation Fully Informed About The Aspirations Of The Freedom Fighters Whose Ceaseless Struggle Brought The Final Glory Of Independence. The Book Provides An Outline On The Most Crucial Period Of Indian History By Incorporating The Fruits Of Recent Researches Both Indian And Foreign On This Subject. In The Revised Edition Special Attention Has Been Focussed On The Contributions Of South India And North-Eastern India To The Struggle For Freedom. Bose-Gandhi Controversy Assumes A New Dimension In The Light Of Recent Unpublished Thesis. The Additional Features Of The Book Are That It Provides Biographical Data Of Prominent Personalities, Chronological List Of Congress Sessions With Dates, Venues And Presidents And Chronological List Of Important Events.The Book Will Not Only Serve The Requirements Of Students Ranging From Secondary To Undergraduate Level But Also The Candidates Appearing In The Civil Services Examination (Both Preliminary And Final) And Other Examinations Of Central And State Civil Services.
  

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Contents

Preface to the Third Edition
1
Nascent Nationalism
13
The Revolt of 1857
24
The Politics of the Associations
47
The Indian National Congress
56
The Rise and Growth of Militant Nationalism
73
The Nationalist upsurge
89
Emergence of GandhiNonViolent NonCooperation and Khilafat Movement
154
Revolutionary Terrorism
246
Growth of Communalism
256
Quit India Movement and the I N A
294
Towards Freedom
308
Conclusion
345
Congress Sessions
368
Bibliography
378
INDEX
389

Rise and Fall of the Swaraj Party
183
Civil Disobedience
195

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