The Resource Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander, by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory, (electronic book)

Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander, by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory, (electronic book)

Label
Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander
Title
Gandhi's interpreter
Title remainder
a life of Horace Alexander
Statement of responsibility
by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This beautifully written biography, with a foreword by Philippa Gregory, explores the forgotten significance of the life of Horace Alexander. Horace Alexander was an English Quaker who played a significant part in relations between Indian nationalist leaders and the British Government in the years before the transfer of power in 1947. He came to know Gandhi well, and was trusted by him as an intermediary. At the same time he enjoyed the confidence of the British Conservative ministers R.A. Butler and Leo Amery, as well as, on the Labour side, Sir Stafford Cripps and Lord Pethick Lawrence. He
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carnall, Geoffrey
Dewey number
327.172092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX7795.A54
LC item number
C37 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quakers
  • Pacifists
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • Alexander, Horace Gundry
  • Gandhi
Label
Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander, by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10402741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Gandhi's interpreter : a life of Horace Alexander, by Geoffrey Carnall ; foreword by Philippa Gregory, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10402741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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