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An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth, Mohandas K. Gandhi ; translated from the original in Gujarati by Mahadev Desai

Label
An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth
Title
An autobiography
Title remainder
the story of my experiments with truth
Statement of responsibility
Mohandas K. Gandhi ; translated from the original in Gujarati by Mahadev Desai
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • guj
  • eng
Summary
In his classic autobiography Gandhi recounts the story of his life and how he developed his concept of active nonviolent resistance, which propelled the Indian struggle for independence and countless other nonviolent struggles of the twentieth century
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Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1869-1948
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gandhi
Dewey number
  • 923.254
  • 954.03/5/092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS481.G3
LC item number
A3 1957
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Beacon paperback
Series volume
no. 35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gandhi
  • Statesmen
  • Gandhi
  • Gandhi
  • Statesmen
  • India
Label
An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth, Mohandas K. Gandhi ; translated from the original in Gujarati by Mahadev Desai
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Glimpses of religion
  • Preparatio for England
  • Outcaste
  • In London at last
  • My choice
  • Playing the English gentleman
  • Changes
  • Experiments in dietetics
  • Shyness my shield
  • Canker of untruth
  • Birth and parentage
  • Acquaintance with religions
  • Narayan Hemchandra
  • Great exhibition
  • Called -- but then?
  • My helplessness
  • Raychandbhai
  • How I began life
  • First case
  • First shock
  • Preparing for South Africa
  • Childhood
  • Arrival in Natal
  • Some experiences
  • On the way to Pretoria
  • More hardships
  • First day in Pretoria
  • Christian contacts
  • Seeking touch with Indians
  • What it is to be a 'coolie'
  • Preparation for the case
  • Religious ferment
  • Child marriage
  • Man proposes, God disposes
  • Settled in Natal
  • Colour bar
  • Natal Indian congress
  • Balasundaram
  • The £ 3 tax
  • Comparative study of religions
  • As a householder
  • Homeward
  • In India
  • Playing the husband
  • Two passions
  • Bombay meeting
  • Poona and Madras
  • 'Return soon'
  • Rumblings of the storm
  • Storm
  • Test
  • Calm after the storm
  • Education of the children
  • Spirit of service
  • At the high school
  • Brahmacharya
  • Simple life
  • Boer war
  • Sanitary reform and famine relief
  • Return to India
  • In India again
  • Clerk and bearer
  • In the congress
  • Lord Curzon's darbar
  • Month with Gokhale
  • Tragedy
  • In Benares
  • Settled in Bombay?
  • Faith on its trial
  • To South Africa again
  • Stealing and atonement
  • My father's death and my double shame
  • Tussle with power
  • Sacred recollection and penance
  • Intimate European contacts
  • 'Indian opinion'
  • Coolie locations or ghettoes?
  • Black plague
  • Location in flames
  • Magic spell of a book
  • Phoenix settlement
  • First night
  • 'Love's labours lost'?
  • Polak takes the plunge
  • Whom God protects
  • Peep into the household
  • Zulu 'rebellion'
  • Heart searcings
  • Birth of Satyagraha
  • More experiments in dietetics
  • Kasturbai's courage
  • Domestic Satyagraha
  • Towards self-restraint
  • Autocrats from Asia
  • Fasting
  • As schoolmaster
  • Literary training
  • Training of the spirit
  • Tares among the wheat
  • Fasting as penance
  • To meet Gokhale
  • My part in the war
  • Spiritual dilemma
  • Miniature Satyagraha
  • Pocketed the insult
  • Cokhale's charity
  • Treatment of pleurisy
  • Homeward
  • Some reminiscences of the bar
  • Sharp practice?
  • Clients turned co-workers
  • How a client was saved
  • Quickened spirit of sacrifice
  • Result of introspection
  • Sacrifice to vegetarianism
  • Experiments in earth and water treatments
  • Warning
  • Founding of the Ashram
  • On the anvil
  • Abolution of indentured emigration
  • Stain of indigo
  • Gentle Bihari
  • Face to face with Ahimsa
  • Case withdrawn
  • Methods of work
  • Companions
  • Penetrating the villages
  • First experience
  • When a governor is good
  • In touch with labour
  • Peep into the Ashram
  • Fast
  • Kheda Satyagraha
  • 'Onion thief'
  • End of Kheda Satyagraha
  • Passion for unity
  • recruiting campaign
  • Near death's door
  • With Gokhale in Poona
  • Rowlatt bills and my dilemma
  • That wonderful spectacle
  • That memorable week!
  • 'Himalayan miscalculation'
  • 'Navajivan' and 'young India'
  • in the Punjab
  • Khilafat against cow protection?
  • Amritsar congress
  • Congress initiation
  • Birth of Khadi
  • Was it a threat?
  • Found at last!
  • Instructive dialogue
  • Its rising tide
  • At Nagpur
  • Farewell
  • Shantiniketan
  • Woes of third class passengers
  • Wooing
  • Kumbha Mela
  • Lakshman Jhula
Control code
362500
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
528 pages
Isbn
9780807059807
Lccn
57004446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)362500
Label
An autobiography : the story of my experiments with truth, Mohandas K. Gandhi ; translated from the original in Gujarati by Mahadev Desai
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Glimpses of religion
  • Preparatio for England
  • Outcaste
  • In London at last
  • My choice
  • Playing the English gentleman
  • Changes
  • Experiments in dietetics
  • Shyness my shield
  • Canker of untruth
  • Birth and parentage
  • Acquaintance with religions
  • Narayan Hemchandra
  • Great exhibition
  • Called -- but then?
  • My helplessness
  • Raychandbhai
  • How I began life
  • First case
  • First shock
  • Preparing for South Africa
  • Childhood
  • Arrival in Natal
  • Some experiences
  • On the way to Pretoria
  • More hardships
  • First day in Pretoria
  • Christian contacts
  • Seeking touch with Indians
  • What it is to be a 'coolie'
  • Preparation for the case
  • Religious ferment
  • Child marriage
  • Man proposes, God disposes
  • Settled in Natal
  • Colour bar
  • Natal Indian congress
  • Balasundaram
  • The £ 3 tax
  • Comparative study of religions
  • As a householder
  • Homeward
  • In India
  • Playing the husband
  • Two passions
  • Bombay meeting
  • Poona and Madras
  • 'Return soon'
  • Rumblings of the storm
  • Storm
  • Test
  • Calm after the storm
  • Education of the children
  • Spirit of service
  • At the high school
  • Brahmacharya
  • Simple life
  • Boer war
  • Sanitary reform and famine relief
  • Return to India
  • In India again
  • Clerk and bearer
  • In the congress
  • Lord Curzon's darbar
  • Month with Gokhale
  • Tragedy
  • In Benares
  • Settled in Bombay?
  • Faith on its trial
  • To South Africa again
  • Stealing and atonement
  • My father's death and my double shame
  • Tussle with power
  • Sacred recollection and penance
  • Intimate European contacts
  • 'Indian opinion'
  • Coolie locations or ghettoes?
  • Black plague
  • Location in flames
  • Magic spell of a book
  • Phoenix settlement
  • First night
  • 'Love's labours lost'?
  • Polak takes the plunge
  • Whom God protects
  • Peep into the household
  • Zulu 'rebellion'
  • Heart searcings
  • Birth of Satyagraha
  • More experiments in dietetics
  • Kasturbai's courage
  • Domestic Satyagraha
  • Towards self-restraint
  • Autocrats from Asia
  • Fasting
  • As schoolmaster
  • Literary training
  • Training of the spirit
  • Tares among the wheat
  • Fasting as penance
  • To meet Gokhale
  • My part in the war
  • Spiritual dilemma
  • Miniature Satyagraha
  • Pocketed the insult
  • Cokhale's charity
  • Treatment of pleurisy
  • Homeward
  • Some reminiscences of the bar
  • Sharp practice?
  • Clients turned co-workers
  • How a client was saved
  • Quickened spirit of sacrifice
  • Result of introspection
  • Sacrifice to vegetarianism
  • Experiments in earth and water treatments
  • Warning
  • Founding of the Ashram
  • On the anvil
  • Abolution of indentured emigration
  • Stain of indigo
  • Gentle Bihari
  • Face to face with Ahimsa
  • Case withdrawn
  • Methods of work
  • Companions
  • Penetrating the villages
  • First experience
  • When a governor is good
  • In touch with labour
  • Peep into the Ashram
  • Fast
  • Kheda Satyagraha
  • 'Onion thief'
  • End of Kheda Satyagraha
  • Passion for unity
  • recruiting campaign
  • Near death's door
  • With Gokhale in Poona
  • Rowlatt bills and my dilemma
  • That wonderful spectacle
  • That memorable week!
  • 'Himalayan miscalculation'
  • 'Navajivan' and 'young India'
  • in the Punjab
  • Khilafat against cow protection?
  • Amritsar congress
  • Congress initiation
  • Birth of Khadi
  • Was it a threat?
  • Found at last!
  • Instructive dialogue
  • Its rising tide
  • At Nagpur
  • Farewell
  • Shantiniketan
  • Woes of third class passengers
  • Wooing
  • Kumbha Mela
  • Lakshman Jhula
Control code
362500
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
528 pages
Isbn
9780807059807
Lccn
57004446
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)362500

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