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Do you know of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre? It is also referred to as the Amritsar massacre. Read this book and find out. Learning about the massacre opens your eyes to British colonialism as with a punch.

The massacre took place on April 13, 1919,
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“Don't you love being alive?" asked Miranda. "Don't you love weather and the colors at different times of the day, and all the sounds and noises like children screaming in the next lot, and automobile horns and little bands playing in the street and the smell of food cooking?"
"I love to swim, too." said Adam.
"So do I," said Miranda, "we never did swim together.”
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“I stared at Buddy while he unzipped his chino pants and took them off and laid them on a chair and then took off his underpants that were made of something like nylon fishnet. ‘They’re cool,’ he explained, ‘and my mother says they wash easily.”
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“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
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