A new addition to the Eyewitness series, Gandhi brings alive the story of one of the most respected and revered men in modern history. Tracing his life from his childhood through his involvement in the struggle for Indian independence and the Partition of India, Gandhi recounts the Dandi March, the Non-cooperation Movement, and the Quit India Movement in vivid detail. Explaining his legacy in a simple, accessible way, Eyewitness: Gandhi offers useful insights into his philosophies, ideas, and teachings.
The introduction of paperback editions, eye-catching jackets, and updated interiors ensure that the Eyewitness series will continue to be relevant in the ever-changing world of education and remain the go-to source for homework help, research projects, reluctant readers, ESL students, and, as always, to satisfy the minds of curious kids.---from the publisher
Supports the Common Core State Standards
72 pages 978-1465426987 Ages 8-12
Keywords: biography, boys and men, social activist, South Asian history, Social Studies Curriculum, world history, part of a series, nonfiction, information, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old, power of the individual, peaceful protest, role of the individual