Freedom at midnight

by Larry Collins

Publisher: Simon and Schuster in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 532 Downloads: 852
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  • India -- History -- 1947-

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre.
ContributionsLapierre, Dominique.
The Physical Object
Pagination532 p.
Number of Pages532
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17721279M

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() of world history in their book. Freedom at Midnight is possibly one of the most outrageously enthralling works of writing based on real events that I have ever book is an account of the year in context to the freedom of India from the British Raj. It opens on New Year's Day.

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Few narratives have taken it too far though. The one i particularly found funny was calling Nathuram Godse a homos. FREEDOM AT MIDNIGHT I. UNGOVERNABLE INDIA Wavell When Linlithgow went, Field-Marshal Viscount Wavell replaced him.

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In my opinion it is a must read for every educated Indian to have an unprejudiced account of even. FREEDOM AT MIDNIGHT Freedom at Midnight by Larry Collins & Dominique Lapierre describes events in the Indian independence movement in /8, beginning with Lord Mountbatten of Burma's appointment as last viceroy of India, ending with Gandhi's death & funeral.

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The book title implies that independence is the focus of their study, when in fact the heart of the book is really about Partition. Although 5/5(3). Jan 01,  · Freedom at Midnight is the true story of the events surrounding Indian independence, beginning with the appointment of Lord Mountbatten of Burma as the last Viceroy of British India, and ending with the assassination and funeral of Mahatma Gandhi.

The book was an international bestseller and achieved enormous acclaim in the United States, Italy /5(9). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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