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Author Sharma, Asha.

Title An American in Gandhi's India : the biography of Satyanand Stokes / Asha Sharma ; with Nandini Sharma ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2008]
©2008

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 UniM Bail  954.035092 STOK/ SHAR    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 373 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Notes First published: New Delhi : Penguin Books India ; New York, NY : Penguin Putnam, 1999, with title An American in khadi : the definitive biography of Satyanand Stokes.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [359]-363) and index.
Contents Foreword / Dalai Lama -- 1. A Journey of No Return -- 2. The Quest Begins -- 3. The Ascetic -- 4. Visit Home -- 5. The Brotherhood in India -- 6. Alternate Path -- 7. An Inner Struggle -- 8. Home at Last - a Family Man -- 9. War on Two Fronts -- 10. For the Rights of Men - Begar -- 11. Joining the Freedom Struggle -- 12. The Fight Continues -- 13. In Khadi -- 14. Following the National Trail -- 15. Arrest and Trial -- 16. Guest of the British Empire -- 17. Debates with Gandhi - Test of Friendship -- 18. Johnny Appleseed of the Himalayas -- 19. A School in My Garden -- 20. Came to Teach and Stayed to Learn -- 21. Satyakamvadi -- 22. The Burdens Increase -- 23. Marketing the Fruits of Labor -- 24. World War II and After -- 25. The Vedantist -- 26. Eventide -- Appendix 1. Folk Song Composed on the Occasion of Stokes' Marriage -- Appendix 2. Stokes' Written Statement -- Appendix 3. Verses Written in Jail -- Photographs are on pp. 171-1863.
Other author Sharma, Nandini.
Sharma, Asha. American in khadi.
Subject Stokes, Samuel, 1882-1946.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Friends and associates.
Americans -- India -- Biography.
Missionaries -- India -- Biography.
Apple growers -- India -- Himachal Pradesh -- Biography.
Social workers -- India -- Biography.
Political activists -- India -- Biography.
Hindu converts from Christianity -- India -- Biography.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.
India -- History -- 20th century -- Biography.
ISBN 9780253351586 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253351588 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253219909 (paper : alk. paper)
0253219906 (paper : alk. paper)