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Lelyveld, Joseph.

Summary: In this ambitious, original study, Pulitzer Prize-winner Lelyveld sets out to measure Gandhi's accomplishments as a politician and an advocate for the downtrodden--against Gandhi's own expectations and in light of his complex, conflicted feelings about his place in Indian history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GANDHI, MAHATMA LEL

Gandhi, Rajmohan.

Summary: This monumental biography of one of the most intriguing figures of the twentieth century, written by his grandson, is the first to give a complete and balanced account of Mahatma Gandhi's remarkable life, the development of his beliefs and his political campaigns, and his complex relations with his family. Written with unprecedented insight and access to family archives, it reveals a life of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Haus 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 954 GAN

Kuhn, Betsy.

Summary: This book follows Mohandas Gandhi's development of his nonviolent protest theories from his days as a young lawyer in South Africa to his later leadership in India. In a defining civil rights gesture Gandhi defied Great Britain's salt monopoly in India when he led a march to a beach and picked up a handful of salt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 954.035 KUH

Soundar, Chitra

Summary: "Born in a small town in India, growing up to study law, he became a powerful voice for change and is now known all over the world as a symbol of perseverance and peace."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 921 Gandhi 2020

Guha, Ramachandra

Summary: This volume opens with Mohandas Gandhi's arrival in Bombay in January 1915 and takes us through his epic struggles over the next three decades: to deliver India from British rule, to forge harmonious relations between India's Hindu and Muslim populations, to end the pernicious Hindu practice of untouchability, and to develop India's economic and moral self-reliance. We see how in each of these...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A Knopf 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GANDHI, MAHATMA GUH

Fankhouser, Kris

Summary: "A biography on the Indian nationalist leader Mohandas Gandhi"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAN

Birch, Beverley.

Summary: Follows the life of the statesman who was a key figure in India's fight for independence from Great Britain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. Stevens Children's Books 1990

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB GANDHI BIR

Gandhi, Arun.

Summary: "At Grandfather Gandhi’s service village, each day is filled, from sunrise to sunset, with work that is done for the good of all. The villagers vow to live simply and non-violently. Arun Gandhi tries very hard to follow these vows, but he struggles with one of the most important rules: not to waste." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAN

Meltzer, Brad

Summary: Highlights the life and career of the Indian statesman and nationalist, from his youth to his civil disobedience to his assassination.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAN

Lelyveld, Joseph.

Summary: In this ambitious, original study, Pulitzer Prize-winner Lelyveld sets out to measure Gandhi's accomplishments as a politician and an advocate for the downtrodden--against Gandhi's own expectations and in light of his complex, conflicted feelings about his place in Indian history.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 GANDHI, MAHATMA Lel

Guha, Ramachandra.

Summary: A first volume of a series detailing the life and work of the influential political advocate draws on private papers and other untapped sources to cover his birth in 1869 through his upbringing in Gujarat, discussing his London education and decades as a lawyer in South Africa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GANDHI, MAHATMA GUH

Von Tunzelmann, Alex

Summary: At midnight on August 15, 1947, 400 million people were liberated from the British Empire. With the loss of India, its greatest colony, Britain ceased to be a superpower. This defining moment was brought about by a handful of people: Jawaharlal Nehru, the fiery Indian prime minister; Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the leader of the new Islamic Republic of Pakistan; Mohandas Gandhi, the mystical figure...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2007

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Gandhi Bhattacharjee, Tara.

Summary: An inspirational and vivid behind-the-scenes biography of the Gandhi family and the tumult of India's independence by Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee, granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi. The granddaughter of both Gandhiji and Rajaji, Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee's childhood was peopled by freedom fighters and leaders who laid the foundation for an independent India.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GANDHI, TARA BHA

Gandhi

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 954.035 GAN

Demi

Summary: Illustrated biography of Mahatma Gandhi, who vowed to instigate social and political change through nonviolent means and succeeded in changing India's prejudicial caste system and winning India's independence from Great Britain

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret McElderry Books 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 GAN

Gandhi

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover 1983

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GAN

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