Auction Date: 26/11/2014 at 01pm
Amritsar Massacre by Rupert Furneaux 1963. Withdrawn Ex Library copy - 181 pages. An extensive report in to the massacre at Amritsar in 1919. The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, also known as the Amritsar massacre, was a seminal event in the British rule of India. On 13 April 1919, a crowd of non-violent protesters, along with Baishakhi pilgrims, had gathered in the Jallianwala Bagh garden in Amritsar. Chapters include - Flare up at Amritsar, Martial Law, Dyer reports, Controversy etc. Includes Maps of the Garden, and illustrations.