New Book – M.K.Gandhi, Attorney at Law: The Man before the Mahatma By Charles DiSalvo

9780520280151_DiSalvoThe new book, M.K. Gandhi, Attorney at Law: The Man before the Mahatma, is the first Gandhi biography of its kind. The author, Charles DiSalvo, uses previously unearthed archival materials to illuminate Gandhi’s unsuccessful court battles to defend Indian rights, his turn to civil disobedience, and his transformation from a shy youth into the confident public person who would lead India to freedom.

 – University of California Press

Here is a link to a feature about the author and what compelled him to write the book: http://law.wvu.edu/disalvo-feature

 

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One Comment on “New Book – M.K.Gandhi, Attorney at Law: The Man before the Mahatma By Charles DiSalvo”

  1. December 26, 2014 at 4:34 am #

    I think it would be interesting to know transformation of a shy, simple man into Mahatma . I am sure that the new book, M.K. Gandhi, Attorney at Law: The Man will garner huge attention.

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