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Congressman from India.

by Dalip Singh Saund

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in


Edition Notes

Autobiographical.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE748.S28 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5799347M
LC Control Number60012293
OCLC/WorldCa1098264

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This book is the simple story of the struggles, sorrows and joys, defeats and recoveries, of a twenty-year-old native of India who came to the United States and, nearly twoscore years later, became a United States congressman. My guideposts were two of the most beloved men in history, Abraham Lincoln and Mahatma Gandhi.

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This is a great autobiography of a great man, and it is too bad that it is not still in print. He was the first Asian-American elected to the U S Congress, and very few people in this country nowadays know of by: 8.

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