S01 E47 - Barney White-Spunner on the Partition of India at 75

Aspects of History by Oliver Webb-Carter
15th August 1947 saw Partition, independence of India and the creation of Pakistan. The author of Partition, Barney White-Spunner, joined me to chat about the terrible events that led to approx. 1 million deaths and 15 million refugees.We talk about the key players: Nehru, Jinnah, Gandhi, Patel, Mountbatten and Auchinleck, key moments and  ...  See more
Aug 13 2022
Keywords
history of indiaindiahistory of pakistanpakistangandhimountbattennehru1947partitionempire