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Humanity Amidst Insanity: Hope During And After The Indo-Pak Partition

Posted in New Publications, Partition by Pippa on January 7, 2009

New book by Maini, Tridivesh Singh, Malik, Tahir, Malik, Ali Farooq, Humanity Amidst Insanity: Hope During And After The Indo-Pak Partition, UBS Publishers Distributors PVT. LTD., 2008

ISBN: 97881747663

 

A novel approach by an Indian and two Pakistani journalists to bring the humane and positive episodes of the 1947 partition holocaust, to the fore. A series of interviews of the survivors of Indo-Pak partition who owe their survival to the other community. Tales of hope and faith in the crisis of humanity, when people were killing each other in the name of religion, these angels of sanity helped the innocent and gave them life. An analytical approach to the good involved and practiced during the times of violence and terror. A new look at the relations that could become a reality for the Indo-Pak partition sores which have long been unhealed.

 

The book is not available in the UK, but you can order it online from:

www.bahrisons.com

www.gobookshopping.com

It has received two reviews so far:
http://splus.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/print/Writers-Block/06-Dec-2008/Changing-mindsets

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2008/20081221/spectrum/book4.htm

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