✺ [BOOKS] ✮ India Remembered: A Personal Account of the Mountbattens During the Transfer of Power By Lady Pamela Hicks ❄ – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk In March 1947 Lord Louis Mountbatten became the last Viceroy of India with the mandate to hand over 'the jewel in the crown' of the British Empire within one year Mountbatten worked with Jawaharlal Ne In March A Personal eBook ´ Lord Louis Mountbatten became the last Viceroy of India with the mandate to hand over 'the jewel in the crown' of India Remembered: MOBI :Ê the British Empire within one year Mountbatten worked with Jawaharlal Nehru Mohandas Gandhi and the leader of the Muslim League Mohammed Ali Jinnah to devise Remembered: A Personal PDF/EPUB è a plan for partitioning the empire into two independent sovereign states India and Pakistan on August Mountbatten remained as interim Remembered: A Personal Account of PDF/EPUB or Governor General of Remembered: A Personal Account of PDF/EPUB or India until June During this time Lord Mountbatten's daughter and India's mother Pamela was with her parents She kept a diary recounting this extraordinary tale of history and recollections of their trips to stay in Calcutta Bombay Madras Orissa and Assam and the exotic palaces of Indian rulers; and the Rajputs in Central and Western India the imperial palace cities built by the mughals India Revisited is a scrapbook of private family photographs taken during this historical period Edwina Mountbatten walking arm in arm with Nehru through a courtyard or Ghandi taking tea for the first time at Viceroys House and photographs taken presently inside their audience halls private apartments and service uarters There will be anecdotes from Pamela Mountbatten's diaries reminiscences of having to leave minutes before dinner was actually announced as the walk from the bedroom to the dining hall was so far if running really late riding a bicycle through the corridors to make time It includes photographs evoking the atmosphere of the Mountbatten's favourite retreat that of Viceregal Lodge in Simla.
- 240 pages
- India Remembered: A Personal Account of the Mountbattens During the Transfer of Power
- Lady Pamela Hicks
- 07 November 2016 Lady Pamela Hicks