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Mistaken... : Annie Besant in India, Paperback / softback Book

Mistaken... : Annie Besant in India Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

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Explores the incredible story of Annie Besant's relationship with India and the boy who went on to become one of India's greatest teachers and thinkers - Krishnamurti. 1916: India is simmering with discontent against the Raj.

Enter English proto-feminist Annie Besant, notorious at home for the match-girls' strike, political, charismatic.

In India she finds a new family and a new cause. Gandhi hails her as the leader of the Congress Party after she courts imprisonment for promoting Indian Home Rule.

She admires him - but can rulers ever befriend the ruled?Can Annie's great love affair with India last? ... or is she mistaken in her beliefs, politics and adoptions?

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  • Format:Paperback / softback
  • Pages:92 pages
  • Publisher:Aurora Metro Publications
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  • ISBN:9780955156694

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  • Format:Paperback / softback
  • Pages:92 pages
  • Publisher:Aurora Metro Publications
  • Publication Date:
  • Category:
  • ISBN:9780955156694