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C.F Andrews
Friend of India
Paper Type: Bookprint | Size: 185 x 125mm
Black and White
ISBN-10: 9381523770 | ISBN-13: 978-93-81523-77-3

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Written in 1944, this little book is a survey and estimate of CF Andrews’ life and work in the nearly forty years he lived in India. It describes his human traits, his many abiding friendships and his relationship with India and Indians. Mushirul Hasan’s introduction provides the context within which contemporary readers can understand the relevance of Andrews’ relationship with India.

Nicol Macnicol
Nicol Macnicol
Mushirul  Hasan
Mushirul Hasan

Professor Mushirul Hasan is an internationally renowned historian, prolific author and former Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He is presently the Director-General of the National Archives of India. Professor Hasan has published books on India’s Partition, on communalism, and on the histories of Islam in South Asia. He has authored Partners in Freedom: Jamia Millia Islamia (2006); The Avadh Punch: Wit and Humour in Colonial North India (2007) and Wit and Wisdom: Pickings from the Parsee Punch (2012); and edited Mutiny Memoirs (2009); Sarojini Naidu: Her Way with Words (2012). He is also editor of the ongoing multi-volume history of the Indian National Congress, brought out by Niyogi Books starting in 2012.