Mahatma Gandhi: Proponent of Peace

Mahatma Gandhi: Proponent of Peace

by Sue Vander Hook

Hardcover(Library Binding)



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616135157
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2010
Series: Essential Lives Series: Set 5
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 950L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Salt March 6

Chapter 2 Timid Beginnings 14

Chapter 3 Child Marriage 24

Chapter 4 The Pain of Prejudice 34

Chapter 5 Massacre at Amritsar 44

Chapter 6 Homespun 56

Chapter 7 The Power of Salt 66

Chapter 8 Independence Day 76

Chapter 9 Assassination and Legacy 86

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Additional Resources 102

Glossary 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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