My work focuses on the history of the British in India, the British Empire, South Asian decolonization, refugees and the aftermath of empire. I have also written about the Second World War and the imperial dimensions of the conflict.
Khan’s angry, unsparing analysis of catastrophe is provocative and painful.
[A] highly intelligent and moving reappraisal of the Partition, weaving together stories of everyday life with political analysis.
This fascinating book tells the story of World War Two's impact on India. It's also a much needed reminder of India's contribution to that war