Published July 25, 2007
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||298|
His masterpiece, The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian (ISBN ), published in , put him on the short list of great Indian English writers. He courted controversy in the newly independent India in the dedication of the book itself which ran thus: To the memory of the British Empire in India, Which conferred subjecthood upon us,/5. The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian. When this classic book was published, in London in , its defiant dedication page caused so much outrage in India that it was defaced or excised by some readers, and caused its first-time author, Nirad C. Chaudhuri, to be treated as a pariah by the vast majority of Indians, including even Jawaharlal Nehru. About The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian. The Autobiography of an Unknown Indian is an astonishing work of self-discovery and the revelation of a peerless and provocative sensibility. Describing his childhood in the Bengali countryside and his youth in Calcutta—and telling the story of modern India from his own fiercely independent viewpoint—Chaudhuri fashions a book of deep conviction, charm, . "The Autobiography of An Unknown Indian" is the most widely known work of famous thinker and writer Nirad C. Chaudhuri, an Indian English literary artist of the 20th century. He had written this autobiographical account when he was around
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