Midnight's furies : the deadly legacy of India's partition
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2015.
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Description
Like the Rape of Nanking, the partition of India was a dramatic, bloody crisis that remains a key historical faultline today.
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xxii, 328 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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9780547669212, 0547669216

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-311) and index.
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Describes how a cycle of rioting and violence leading up to the partition of India and birth of Pakistan resulted in brutal and widespread ethnic cleansing on both sides of the border, creating a divide between India and Pakistan that persists decades later.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hajari, N. (2015). Midnight's furies: the deadly legacy of India's partition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Hajari, Nisid. 2015. Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Hajari, Nisid, Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

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Hajari, Nisid. Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015. Print.

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