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In Search Of Amrit Kaur: A Lost Princess and Her Vanished World

Author: Livia Manera Sambuy.

In Search Of Amrit Kaur: A Lost Princess and Her Vanished World

Author: Livia Manera Sambuy.

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Item #: D33209
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 352
Publication Date: 2023
Publisher: FSG
ISBN: 9780374106010
At a Mumbai museum, Livia Manera Sambuy chanced upon a 1924 photograph of Amrit Kaur, a Punjabi royal who had sold her jewels in occupied wartime Paris to save Jewish lives, only to be arrested by the Gestapo and sent to a concentration camp, where she died within a year. How could such a sensational story be so little known? To uncover the truth, Sambut del... More
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At a Mumbai museum, Livia Manera Sambuy chanced upon a 1924 photograph of Amrit Kaur, a Punjabi royal who had sold her jewels in occupied wartime Paris to save Jewish lives, only to be arrested by the Gestapo and sent to a concentration camp, where she died within a year. How could such a sensational story be so little known? To uncover the truth, Sambut delves deeply into the world of the Raj, resulting in this engrossing detective story that is also a moving portrait of a woman seeking personal freedom against the backdrop of a world in upheaval.


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