Envoy Extraordinary : A Study of Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit and Her Contribution to Modern India Hardback
Part of the Routledge Revivals series
First published in 1965, Envoy Extraordinary is a detailed biographical study of Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit and her contribution to India.
Drawing on a wealth of interviews, press-cuttings, speeches, letters, and more, the book delves into Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit's political and diplomatic career and explores her personal values and ideals.
It adopts an objective and truthful approach that does not steer away from the more difficult or disconcerting aspects of Pandit's private and public life.
In doing so, it provides a thorough study of her career and a detailed insight into India's political history.