Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography: Pramod Kapoor
Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography authored by Pramod Kapoor was in news in the second week of March 2016. It is a biography of Mahatma Gandhi who played a key role in Indian independence movement.
The book is an intimate study into the evolution of a mischievous, fun-loving boy, into the Mahatma. It also seeks to decode Gandhi for modern generation.
The chronological text and accompanying photographs in the book bring out Gandhi’s unique complexities – his failures and successes, the intimate relations he shared with his contemporaries, and the difficult one he shared with his own family.
The books covers all the important aspects of his life – schooling, early marriage in Kathiawar, his college days in London, employment in South Africa, train ride in Pietermaritzburg, etc.
About Pramod Kapoor
• He is the founder and publisher of Roli Books that was established in 1978.
• He has conceived and produced award-winning books that include Then and Now series, Made for Maharajas, New Delhi: The Making of a Capital.
• Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography is his first book as an author. It will be followed by another book My Experiments with Gandhi.
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