The Story of India: Partition & Independence

MayaVision International

From website: "Explore The Story of India through this interactive photo gallery that weaves together a series of interrelated themes, events, and individuals that helped shape India's history."

15th August 1947: India after Partition is declared Independent of British Rule

Maps of India

Maps of India offers a summary of events that describe the 1947 Partition of India and Pakistan.

The National Archives: The Road to Partition 1939-47

The National Archive

This document collection through the National Archives is “related to India and the struggle for independence and the road to partition 1939-1947.” It provides sources such as letters, government documents, and articles pertaining to Partition and Independence. The National Archives “is the official archive and publisher for the UK government, and for England and Wales.”

1947: The Year of Partition

This website provides first-hand accounts of people’s own experiences and memories of partition. It also provides reflections on the actions of political leaders during partition.

Swapnabhumi/The Promised Land

January, 2007
Tanvir Mokammel

The Story of India

August, 2007
Jeremy Jeffs

Midnight’s Children

September, 2012
Deepa Mehta

Production of Postcolonial India and Pakistan: Meanings of Partition

Ted Svensson

The Partition of Bengal and Assam, 1932-1947: Contour of Freedom

Bidyut Chakrabarty
Routledge Press

Indian Nationalism - Its Origin, History, And Ideals

K. M. Panikkar
HardPress Publishing