Partition
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The Partition (1947) was the result of a long drawn-out process in which several causal chains converged during the last decade of colonial rule, not only on an international and subcontinental level but also on the regional and the communal. Following the Lahore Res…

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Indu Banga, “Partition”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Gurinder Mann Singh, Kristina Myrvold, Eleanor Nesbitt. Consulted online on 21 February 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-2118_BESO_COM_031361>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170712



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