ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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General Dyer and Jallianwala Bagh

Jallianwala Bagh The Butcher of Amritsar: General Reginald Dyer by Nigel Collett; Humbeldon and London, 2005; V N DATTA Nigel Collett deserves to be congratulated for writing a detailed, insightful and thoroughly researched biography of general Reginald Dyer. The book is a model of meticulous scholarship, free from ideological redactions. It is written in an easy and lucid style. The bibliography is formidable, and the notes appended, precise and instructive. The author has made an extensive use of primary source-material, especially of military records, Melicent Wathen

Iqbal, Jinnah and India's Partition

This paper brings out some dimensions of the crucial political relationship between Muhammad Iqbal and Mohammad Ali Jinnah. Though this relationship had far-reaching consequences in shaping the contours of the subcontinent's turbulent history, it has not been adequately studied in partition histories.
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