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Glimpses of World History by Jawaharlal Nehru

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Dive into the sweeping narrative of "Glimpses of World History" by Jawaharlal Nehru, a thought-provoking collection of 196 letters penned to his daughter Indira while imprisoned by the British from 1930 to 1933. This remarkable compilation offers a broad panorama of human history, from ancient civilizations to contemporary political movements. Nehru, a pivotal figure in the fight for Indian independence and a champion for education equity and racial justice, shares a rich tapestry of global history that challenges the Eurocentric narratives prevalent in traditional education. Through informal yet insightful correspondence, Nehru weaves personal anecdotes with historical events, covering the rise and fall of empires, and the philosophical and political movements that shaped the world. Aimed primarily at elementary school readers, this book not only enriches their historical knowledge but also inspires critical thinking about the interconnectedness of human societies. Nehru's letters encourage young readers to understand the diverse legacies that have influenced modern ideologies and to appreciate the complex tapestry of our shared past. Published on January 1, 2021, "Glimpses of World History" stands as a testament to the enduring power of education and the importance of a comprehensive, inclusive approach to learning about our world.
Published by Peace Publications on January 1, 2021
1155 pages
ISBN: 9780143031055
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Education Equity and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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