Lot 1491India & Punjab – General Dyer’s & Amritsar...

Auction Date: 5/03/2020 at 10:30 am



India & Punjab – General Dyer’s & Amritsar Massacre First edition of The Life of General Dyer by Ian Colvin, London, 1929, very good copy in original blue cloth and gilt title. A fascinating account of General Reginald Dyer’s life in India, in particular in Punjab, Jullundar, Amritsar, with the Sikhs, the 3rd Afghan War, the massacre at Jallianwala Bagh, the Hunter Committee, and his sentence and defence of his actions. A detailed account of the massacre which occurred only ten years earlier.

Hammer Price: £120.00

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