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The proudest day

India"s long road to independence

by Anthony Read

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [533]-539) and index.

      StatementAnthony Read and David Fisher.
      ContributionsFisher, David, 1929 Apr. 13-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS479 .R38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 565 p. :
      Number of Pages565
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL351300M
      ISBN 100393045943
      LC Control Number98010707

      The Proudest Day India's Long Road to Independence. By ANTHONY READ and DAVID FISHER W. W. Norton & Company. Hamayun was succeeded in January by his grandson, the year-old Akbar, an illiterate youth with no time for book learning but a . The proudest day of my life, however, is a memory I cherish. Prior to this memorable day, I had put things in place to make this possible. I was elected as an interim president for the Abladei Writers And Debaters Club (AWADEC) in my second year of high school, with my best friend for my vice.

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      Anthony Read. Anthony Read became a full-time writer after a successful career in television production. He is the author of The Devil's Disciples (Cape, ) and has co-written a number of books with David Fisher, including Berlin: The Biography of a City, The Fall of Berlin, The Proudest Day: India's Long Road to Independence (both available from Pimlico), Operation Lucy, Colonel Z, The. Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Muller, Charles Geoffrey, Proudest day. New York, John Day Co. [©].


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