Recording the Life of a No ‘Ordinary Man’: A ‘Constructed’ Autobiography
Rohini Mokashi-Punekar
MOHANDAS KARAMCHAND GANDHI: I AM AN ORDINARY MAN—INDIA’S STRUGGLE FOR FREEDOM (1914-1948) by Edited by Gopalkrishna Gandhi Aleph Book Company, 2023, 443 pp., INR 999.00
March 2024, volume 48, No 3

A book may also be judged from its significance to the times in which it is published. To the two important dates that have marked the month of January for Indians, a third which measures a complete departure from these in the national imagination, has been added to the calendar this year.

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