Gandhi, Great Soul by John B. Severance

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A biography of Mahatma Gandhi, whose mission in life was to help the 350 million people of India free themselves from British rule.
 

About John B. Severance

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Formerly a school teacher, John B. Severance now writes full time. He lives in Westerly, Rhode Island.
 
Published March 17, 1997 by Clarion Books. 144 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences, Religion & Spirituality, Children's Books, Education & Reference.

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Severance (Winston Churchill, 1996) not only relates the life of Mohandas K. Gandhi in this biography, but eloquently conveys the ``Great Soul's'' philosophy to a new generation.

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The details are especially impressive to a young readership: Gandhi's arranged marriage at age 13, his just-average record in elementary school, the experiences of prejudice on a business trip to South Africa that inspired him to abandon a future in law in London and to rise above materialistic c...

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Severance's (Winston Churchill: Soldier, Statesman, Artist) thorough biography is a gold mine for middle schoolers researching Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1947) or India's struggle to win independence from B

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Severance's (Winston Churchill: Soldier, Statesman, Artist) thorough biography is a gold mine for middle schoolers researching Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1947) or India's struggle to win independence from British rule.

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