Ep. 59: The War We Forgot
Dr Diya Gupta joins Hamsini Hariharan to discuss narratives of World War II told through the letters sent by Indian soldiers from the battlefronts.
States of Anarchy is supported by The Takshashila Institution and the Independent Public-Spirited Media Foundation (IPSMF).
1. Farthest Field: An Indian Story of the Second World War - Raghu Karnad (https://amzn.to/36gY002)
The Raj at War: A People’s History of India’s Second World War - Yasmin Khan (https://amzn.to/3jbnTlx)
India’s War: The Making of Modern South Asia 1939-1945 - Srinath Raghavan (https://amzn.to/339AdgL)
Hope and Despair: Mutiny, Rebellion and Death in India - Anirudh Deshpande (https://amzn.to/338w0cV)
The Indian Contingent: The Forgotten Muslim Soldiers of Dunkirk - Ghee Bowman (https://amzn.to/30fIde3)