Publisher description for Jawaharlal Nehru : a biography / Sarvepalli Gopal.


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Gopal's biography remains the most scholarly as well as authorized work to appear on Nehru. Its value lies in its comprehensiveness as well as its close look at how Nehru's mind was shaped by Indian politics, by colonialism, and by his birth within an elite professional class.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Nehru, Jawaharlal, -- 1889-1964.
Prime ministers -- India -- Biography.
India -- Politics and government -- 20th century.