Coverart for item
The Resource Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition, Nisid Hajari

Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition, Nisid Hajari

Label
Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition
Title
Midnight's furies
Title remainder
the deadly legacy of India's partition
Statement of responsibility
Nisid Hajari
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition, Nisid Hajari
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: a train to Pakistan -- Fury -- Jinnah and Jawaharlal -- Madhouse -- Pakistan murdabad! -- Indian summer -- Off the rails -- "Stop this madness" -- Ad hoc jihad -- Himalayan Quagmire -- The last battle
Control code
ocn885225559
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 328 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780547669212
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885225559
Label
Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition, Nisid Hajari
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-311) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: a train to Pakistan -- Fury -- Jinnah and Jawaharlal -- Madhouse -- Pakistan murdabad! -- Indian summer -- Off the rails -- "Stop this madness" -- Ad hoc jihad -- Himalayan Quagmire -- The last battle
Control code
ocn885225559
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 328 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780547669212
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885225559

Library Locations

    • Avon Lake Public LibraryBorrow it
      32649 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, OH, US
      41.50954 -82.0123629
Processing Feedback ...