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By Jeffrey N. Dupée

Traveling India within the Age of Gandhi is a research of "armchair" go back and forth writers who journeyed to India in the course of what has usually been termed the "Age of Gandhi," put among 1914–1948. many of the go back and forth writers surveyed understood this period to be a special time in global history—in India and in different places at the globe. The lingering trauma of worldwide battle I, the increase of radical nation ideologies in Russia, Italy, Japan, and Germany, world-wide melancholy within the Nineteen Thirties in addition to a number of alternative unsettling political, cultural, and technological realities published an international of bewildering complexity and uncertainty. for plenty of of the shuttle writers surveyed during this paintings, India was once the most drama in a transferring international panorama. additionally, many seen it because the final trip adventure, a trip that validated one's ability to completely have interaction the earth's so much compelling sorts of human variety and discomfort. even though a number of extraordinary figures are integrated, lots of the authors within the research represent a breed of mostly forgotten shuttle writers. This paintings is an try and extract the middle in their observations, impressions, and conclusions pertaining to what they observed and skilled, quite relating Indian aspirations for independence and India because the world's so much unique human landscape.

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