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Gandhi and Churchill by Arthur Herman
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Apr 10, 2016

really liked it
bookshelves: history, nonfiction
Read from January 25 to February 09, 2012

Really well written history. Going into it I thought I'd dislike Churchill and admire Gandhi, but it turns out I have just the opposite feelings for these men. Aurthur Herman does a great job of balancing both lives, providing the history needed for the reader of the events surrounding the late 19th century and after the second World War, while still keeping a clear focus on India and the goals of these two men. I'm not an avid reader of history but this book kept me enthralled throughout.

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