Gandhi and the Quit India Movement by Dr Jen Green
  

Synopsis

Gandhi and the Quit India Movement by Dr Jen Green

Why did Mohandas Gandhi campaign so strongly for Indian independence from the British Empire, at a time when Japan was threatening the country's borders during World War II? What choices did he have, what support and advice did he receive, and how did his decisions affect history and his legacy? This book looks at a controversial event from modern history, showing why one of the world's most famous leaders chose a particular course of action.

About the Author

Dr Jen Green worked in publishing for 15 years and is now a full-time writer who has written over 200 books for children, on geography, the environment, history, natural history, and other subjects. Her Heinemann-Raintree title on Sustaining Our Natural Resources was selected in 2011 for the Junior Library Guild's SLJ Curriculum Levels program.

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Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 11

Author

Dr Jen Green
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Publisher


www.raintreepublishers.co.u...

Publication date

20th June 2013

ISBN

9781406261493


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