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‘A Biographer Is an Artist under Oath,’ says Ramachandra Guha

Ramachandra Guha’s new book portrays seven westerners who joined India’s freedom movement. He speaks to Nandini Nair about today’s rebels and the meaning of patriotism

Rebels Against the Raj: Western Fighters for India’s Freedom
Allen Lane
496 pages | ₹ 799

Ramachandra Guha (Photo: Getty Images)