Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition

Level A JA954.0359 /745538 Available  Request
Level A JA954.0359 /745538 Available  Request
Full title: Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition / Nisid Hajari.
Main author: Hajari, Nisid, (Author)
Format: Book           


Physical Description: xxii, 328 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary: Describes how a cycle of rioting and violence leading up to the partition of India and birth of Pakistan resulted in brutal and widespread ethnic cleansing on both sides of the border, creating a divide between India and Pakistan that persists decades later.