×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

The Origins of the Partition of India, 1936-1947
     

The Origins of the Partition of India, 1936-1947

by Anita I. Singh
 

See All Formats & Editions

Britain's transfer of power to India and Pakistan in August of 1947 was a cataclysmic event in modern history. Anita Inder Singh shows that although long-term strategic interests of Britain were against partition, short-term tactics encouraged this major act of decolonization.

Overview

Britain's transfer of power to India and Pakistan in August of 1947 was a cataclysmic event in modern history. Anita Inder Singh shows that although long-term strategic interests of Britain were against partition, short-term tactics encouraged this major act of decolonization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195619553
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/24/1987
Series:
Oxford University South Asian Studies Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.81(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews