The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge, and India's Quest for Independence

The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge, and India's Quest for Independence

The dramatic true story of a celebrated young survivor of a 1919 British massacre in India, and his ferocious twenty-year campaign of revenge that made him a hero to hundreds of millions?and spawned a classic legend. When Sir Michael O?Dwyer, the Lieutenant Governor of Punjab, ordered Brigadier General Reginald Dyer to Amritsar, he wanted Dyer to bring the troublesome city The dramatic true story of a celebrated young survivor of a 1919 British massacre in India, and his ferocious twen...

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Title:The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge, and India's Quest for Independence
Author:Anita Anand
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ISBN:The Patient Assassin
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Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:384 pages pages

The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge, and India's Quest for Independence Reviews

  • Heather
    May 05, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

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    Apr 06, 2019

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    May 10, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

  • Wanda
    Jan 27, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

  • Rebecca Johnson
    May 05, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

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  • Huw Thomas
    May 06, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Nick Burridge
    Apr 26, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

  • Vijay
    Apr 11, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Thomas
    May 16, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Houman Sadri
    Apr 14, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Asim Qureshi
    May 04, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Prabu Pandurangan
    May 16, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

  • Julian Walker
    May 12, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

  • Harjeet Heer
    May 12, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

  • Nitish Pahwa
    May 18, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Bryonny
    May 17, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • Madhuri
    May 21, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • Rich Ivett
    May 01, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • L H Richards
    Apr 28, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • David
    May 18, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • Daniel Jackson
    Apr 27, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • david gresty
    Apr 28, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • anna halligan
    May 20, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • Kunal Ratansi
    May 10, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Tom Ferguson
    May 02, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Hilary Walker
    May 12, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • _HSD
    Apr 04, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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  • John
    May 18, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

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  • arup chatterjee
    Apr 27, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...

    27 JAN 2019 - spied on Geevee's feed. Many Thanks to you, Geevee. Happy Reading. ...

    Written more like a novel, this is an incredible tale of a slice of history about which I have to admit I knew next to nothing. Weaving together the lives of those involved in this tale of horror, rejection, revenge and adoration, all sides of the incident are examined and an incred...

    Interesting telling of one man?s relentless pursuit of vengeance. The Hindu-German collaboration and Indo Bolshevik conspiracy to bring down British empire through the Ghadars was indeed fascinating. Enough to create a Hollywood/ Bollywood movie .. ...

    Well written and researched book. As a Sikh born and raised in the Uk we are still brought up with the story of Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh. It?s great that the remarkable story of this man is being added to the mainstream discourse about Empire. ...

    A well researched and compelling story ...

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    An obscure story that is finally being told to a wide audience. A young Sikh left for dead after a British massacre whose desire for revenge spanned two decades. Reads like a thrilling fiction story, but it's completely factual and thus even more interesting. A well-researched story to...

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  • Katedurie50
    May 02, 2019

    ************************** Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary 5 stars ...

    I knew a little about the Amritsar massacre but found this extended my understanding exponentially. Post-colonial history has to be seen from the perspective of the colonised and marginalised, and this story of rage and revenge makes so many connections, not just with Indian independen...