World War II

The Partition of India

Kate Shoup
Cavendish Square Publishing

The Partition of India

Shoup, Kate
Cavendish Square Publishing

Lost Addresses: A Memoir of India 1934-1955

Krishna Bose
Sumantra Bose
Niyogi Books

India Independence

The British Library Board

From website:"This is a portal to educational sources available in the India Office Records on the historical event of Indian Independence, 1947."

15th August 1947: India after Partition is declared Independent of British Rule

Maps of India

Maps of India offers a summary of events that describe the 1947 Partition of India and Pakistan.

Pakistan Toward Partition

The Library of Congress Country Studies
The Library of Congress Country Studies

This website page provides a summary of events that lead Pakistan to Partition in 1947. More historical information about Pakistan can also be found.

India/Pakistan: Indian Independence and the Question of Partition

The Choices Program

The Choices Program is a non-profit organization based at Brown University that develops curricula on current and historical international issues. Course materials place special emphasis on the importance of educating students in their participatory role as citizens. This particular curriculum focuses on Indian Independence and the Partition of 1947.

Shackles of Independence: A Memoir of an Unknown Indian

Prasanta Sarkar
Xlibris Corp.

The Indian Army and the end of the Raj: Decolonising the Subcontinent

Daniel Marston
Cambridge University Press