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The Resource Churchill's secret war : the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II, by Madhusree Mukerjee

Churchill's secret war : the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II, by Madhusree Mukerjee

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Churchill's secret war : the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II
Title
Churchill's secret war
Title remainder
the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II
Statement of responsibility
by Madhusree Mukerjee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines Winston Churchill's efforts to defeat the freedom movement in India during World War II, comparing his actions in Europe to the decisions he made between 1940 and 1944, which resulted in the deaths of more than three million men, women, and children in India
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mukerjee, Madhusree
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • India
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • Famines
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Hongersnood
  • Tweede Wereldoorlog
  • Koloniale politiek
  • India
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
Label
Churchill's secret war : the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II, by Madhusree Mukerjee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-319)
Contents
Prologue: Our title to India -- Empire at war -- Harvesting the colonies -- Scorched -- At any price -- Death of a thousand cuts -- An occupied and starving country -- In the village -- On the street -- Run rabbit run -- Life after death -- Split and quit -- The reckoning
Control code
176894618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 332 p.
Isbn
9780465002016
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010003803
Other control number
40018199488
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)176894618
Label
Churchill's secret war : the British empire and the ravaging of India during World War II, by Madhusree Mukerjee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-319)
Contents
Prologue: Our title to India -- Empire at war -- Harvesting the colonies -- Scorched -- At any price -- Death of a thousand cuts -- An occupied and starving country -- In the village -- On the street -- Run rabbit run -- Life after death -- Split and quit -- The reckoning
Control code
176894618
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 332 p.
Isbn
9780465002016
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010003803
Other control number
40018199488
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)176894618

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