Gandhi: 'Hind Swaraj' and Other Writings

Gandhi: 'Hind Swaraj' and Other Writings

by Mohandas Gandhi
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521574056

ISBN-13: 9780521574051

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Hind Swaraj is Mahatma Gandhi's fundamental work, and a key to the understanding both of his life and thought, and South Asian politics in the twentieth century. This volume presents for the first time the original 1910 edition of this work, including Gandhi's Preface and Foreword, not found in other editions. This is the first fully annotated edition of the work,

Overview

Hind Swaraj is Mahatma Gandhi's fundamental work, and a key to the understanding both of his life and thought, and South Asian politics in the twentieth century. This volume presents for the first time the original 1910 edition of this work, including Gandhi's Preface and Foreword, not found in other editions. This is the first fully annotated edition of the work, and the volume also includes Gandhi's correspondence with Tolstoy, Nehru and others. Anthony Parel's introduction sets the work in its historical and intellectual contexts. Short bibliographical notes on prominent figures mentioned in the text and a chronology of important events are also included as aids to the reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521574051
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Cambridge Texts in Modern Politics Series
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Glossary; A note on the history of the text; Principal events in Gandhi's life; Biographical synopses; Bibliography; Hind Swaraj; Supplementary writings.

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