Train to Pakistan. Khushwant Singh

Valutazione media 3,84
( su 12.660 valutazioni fornite da GoodReads )
 
9780143065883: Train to Pakistan. Khushwant Singh

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

1.

Khushwant Singh, 1915
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: > 20
Edizione Internazionale
Da
US_Superfast_Bookstore
(New Castle, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: New. This is an International Edition Brand New Paperback Same Title Author and Edition as listed. ISBN and Cover design differs. Similar Contents as U.S Edition. Standard Delivery within 6-14 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box address in US. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Codice libro della libreria IS9780143065883

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 5,37
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 2,46
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

2.

Singh, Khushwant
Editore: Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Brossura Quantità: > 20
Edizione Internazionale
Da
Sunshine Book Store
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin. Condizione libro: New. 0143065882 This is an International Edition. Brand New, paperback, Delivery within 6-14 business days, Same Contents as U.S Edition, ISBN and Cover design may differ. Choose Expedited shipping for delivery within 4-7 business days. We do not ship to PO Box, APO,FPO Address. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Codice libro della libreria NI9780143065883

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,91
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

KHUSHWANT SINGH
Editore: PENGUIN BOOKS INDIA
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Soft cover Quantità: 19
Da
Books in my Basket
(New Delhi, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro PENGUIN BOOKS INDIA. Soft cover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 337094

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 4,35
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,10
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Khushwant Singh
Editore: Penguin Books (2016)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Softcover Quantità: > 20
Da
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin Books, 2016. Softcover. Condizione libro: New. The Partition in history is a record of a point in time when the country was split apart along religious lines. It is an abstract piece of history for most people. While many books have documented the Partition and the violence surrounding it, most have focused on the social and political causes, and analyzed it as a collection of abstract data. Train To Pakistan is one of the books that focuses on the human drama, the real suffering of the people caught in the middle. Mano Majra is a village that suddenly becomes part of a border between two countries. The population of the village is predominantly Sikh and Muslim. When news of communal riots and killings reach the village, the different communities express their support for each other and swear to defend one another. However, external influences are just waiting around the corner to disturb this idyllic harmony. A train filled with the massacred bodies of Hindus and Sikhs arrives at Mano Majra. Slowly, passions gets stoked up, especially by the influx of refugees from the newly created Pakistan. They have tales of horror to tell, and the passions of Sikhs and Hindus of the village are stirred up. Vested interests, including that of the village magistrate?s, stir up the flames. Hindus and Sikhs who just recently swore to stand by their Muslim neighbors now turn against them. Caught in all this are Juggut Singh and Iqbal. Juggut is a criminal, while Iqbal is a western educated intellectual who is on a mission to reform society. The common thread that binds them together is that they are both thrown into jail as suspects in a murder. Ram Lal, a local moneylender, has been murdered. Ram Lal was a Hindu and this is used by subversive elements to incite violence against Muslims. The police, in a desperate attempt to divert attention, arrest Iqbal and Juggut. Meanwhile, as the violence escalates, a train arrives to take the Muslim population of the village en masse to Pakistan. But the rioters have no intention of letting the Muslims leave in peace. About Khushwant Singh Khushwant Singh was a journalist and author. Other books by this writer include The History of Sikhs, The Fall of the Kingdom of the Punjab, Not a Nice Man to Know: The Best of Khushwant Singh, Truth, Love and a Little Malice, The Sunset Club, and Paradise and Other Stories. Khushwant Singh was born in 1915 in a region of Punjab which is now a part of Pakistan. He studied at St. Stephen`s College, Delhi, and at King`s College in London. He later studied for the Bar at the Inner Temple. During his journalistic career, he has worked with numerous publications like the Yojana, The Illustrated Weekly of India, Hindustan Times and The National Herald. During his tenure as Editor of The Illustrated Weekly, the magazine?s circulation jumped from 65,000 to 400,000. Khushwant singh is known for his caustic wit. He has been a member of the Rajya Sabha. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1974. Printed Pages: 199. Codice libro della libreria 80875

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 5,97
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,99
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Khushwant Singh
Editore: Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India (2009)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India, 2009. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Codice libro della libreria AMO9780143065883

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 10,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Khushwant Singh
Editore: Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India (2009)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin Books India Pvt Ltd, India, 2009. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Codice libro della libreria AMO9780143065883

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 10,77
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Khushwant Singh
Editore: Penguin Books (2016)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Softcover Quantità: > 20
Da
A - Z Books
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin Books, 2016. Softcover. Condizione libro: New. The Partition in history is a record of a point in time when the country was split apart along religious lines. It is an abstract piece of history for most people. While many books have documented the Partition and the violence surrounding it, most have focused on the social and political causes, and analyzed it as a collection of abstract data. Train To Pakistan is one of the books that focuses on the human drama, the real suffering of the people caught in the middle. Mano Majra is a village that suddenly becomes part of a border between two countries. The population of the village is predominantly Sikh and Muslim. When news of communal riots and killings reach the village, the different communities express their support for each other and swear to defend one another. However, external influences are just waiting around the corner to disturb this idyllic harmony. A train filled with the massacred bodies of Hindus and Sikhs arrives at Mano Majra. Slowly, passions gets stoked up, especially by the influx of refugees from the newly created Pakistan. They have tales of horror to tell, and the passions of Sikhs and Hindus of the village are stirred up. Vested interests, including that of the village magistrate’s, stir up the flames. Hindus and Sikhs who just recently swore to stand by their Muslim neighbors now turn against them. Caught in all this are Juggut Singh and Iqbal. Juggut is a criminal, while Iqbal is a western educated intellectual who is on a mission to reform society. The common thread that binds them together is that they are both thrown into jail as suspects in a murder. Ram Lal, a local moneylender, has been murdered. Ram Lal was a Hindu and this is used by subversive elements to incite violence against Muslims. The police, in a desperate attempt to divert attention, arrest Iqbal and Juggut. Meanwhile, as the violence escalates, a train arrives to take the Muslim population of the village en masse to Pakistan. But the rioters have no intention of letting the Muslims leave in peace. About Khushwant Singh Khushwant Singh was a journalist and author. Other books by this writer include The History of Sikhs, The Fall of the Kingdom of the Punjab, Not a Nice Man to Know: The Best of Khushwant Singh, Truth, Love and a Little Malice, The Sunset Club, and Paradise and Other Stories. Khushwant Singh was born in 1915 in a region of Punjab which is now a part of Pakistan. He studied at St. Stephen`s College, Delhi, and at King`s College in London. He later studied for the Bar at the Inner Temple. During his journalistic career, he has worked with numerous publications like the Yojana, The Illustrated Weekly of India, Hindustan Times and The National Herald. During his tenure as Editor of The Illustrated Weekly, the magazine’s circulation jumped from 65,000 to 400,000. Khushwant singh is known for his caustic wit. He has been a member of the Rajya Sabha. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1974. Printed Pages: 199. Codice libro della libreria 80875

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 5,97
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,99
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Singh, Khushwant
Editore: Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi PAPERBACK Quantità: 12
Da
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. 0143065882 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! Ships From Springfield, VA USA!. Codice libro della libreria NATARAJ1-0113112

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,36
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,70
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Singh, Khushwant
Editore: Penguin India (2009)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin India, 2009. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 190 pages. 7.72x5.12x0.47 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria zk0143065882

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 17,61
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,94
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Khushwant Singh, 1915-
Editore: Penguin India (2009)
ISBN 10: 0143065882 ISBN 13: 9780143065883
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 1
Da
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Penguin India, 2009. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0143065882

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 26,70
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro