Monthly Archives: August 2017


The knighthood of Iqbal: contemporary perspectives

August 27th, 2017|

One of the objections raised against Iqbal by his detractors even today is that he accepted knighthood from the British government in 1923. While researching for Iqbal: Daur-i-Urooj, I was surprised to see that almost everything that can be said for or against the subject had already been said within weeks of the knighthood. I […]

The English Works of Raja Rammohun Roy

August 21st, 2017|

Edited by Jogendra Chunder Ghose. Published by Srikanta Roy, Calcutta, 1901

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Volume I
Volume II

Saleena Karim’s review of The Republic of Rumi: a Novel of Reality

August 20th, 2017|

By Saleena Karim, scholar of Jinnah Studies, published at Goodreads, February 1, 2012

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Some Recent Speeches and Writings of Mr. Jinnah

August 20th, 2017|

Edited by Jamil-ud-Din Ahmad and published by Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, Lahore, 1942. A selection of speeches, writings and statements of Jinnah from 1935 to 1942.

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A sick book and a healthy one

August 19th, 2017|

by Ruth Hale, published in The Bookman, September 1923. Includes an unfavourable review of The Soul of Woman by Dr. Gina Lombroso.

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This is a reference cited in  Iqbal: Daur-i-Urooj, the fourth part of the comprehensive biography of Iqbal by Khurram Ali Shafique in Urdu.

The fragments of Goethe’s drama of Mahommed

August 19th, 2017|

by Adolphi Martin Benson. A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in German in the Graduate School of the University of Illinois, 1919.

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