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  • 1. Gandhi: A MemoirWilliam L. Shirer
  • 2. Background Info
    Mahatma Gandhi born Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi October 2, 1869
    Was a lawyer for much of his early life
    Spent 22 years in South Africa, where he would begin an Indian revolution
  • 3. Gandhi-Irwin
    Lord Irwin, Vicerory of British India in 1931
    Many people felt Gandhi conceded too much in the Gandhi-Irwin truce
  • 4. Gandhi’s Beliefs, Virtues
    Nonviolence, love, truth all keys to independencepurnaswaraj
    Satyagraha “soul-force”
    Religion=Truth
  • 5. Hindu-Muslim Conflict
    Gandhi tried valiantly to settle the conflict but, in what he called his “greatest failure”, could not
  • 6. Round Table Conference
    Gandhi would deliver one of his greatest speechs
    Ultimately failed to achieve anything for India
  • 7. Independence
    Independence on August 15, 1947
    Gandhi assassinated one year later
  • 8. Works Cited
    "Mohandas Gandhi." World History: The Modern Era. ABC-CLIO, 2011. Web. 3 Jan. 2011. http://worldhistory.abc-clio.com/Search/Display/314689?terms=gandhi
    http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Young_gandhi.jpg
    http://www.desicolours.com/young-gandhi-to-mahatma-gandhi-1869-1948/09/07/2008
    http://civilserviceindia.blogspot.com/2009/10/history-rulers-of-british-india.html
    http://www.sbu.edu/artsandsciences.aspx?id=8114
    http://bhavanajagat.wordpress.com/2010/03/09/the-battle-of-right-against-might/
    http://imageworldblog.blogspot.com/2010/10/muhammad-ali-jinnah-biography-photos.html
    http://www.thefullwiki.org/British_Raj
    http://www.mugshots.com/Historical/Nathuran+Godse.htm

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