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The Memoirs of Aga Khan - English

Publication Type  Book
Year of Publication  1954
Authors  Aga Khan III, Sir Sultan Mohamed
Edition  French Edition
Alternate Title  The Memoirs of Aga Khan: World Enough and Time
City  London
Publisher  Cassel
Key Words  English; Full Text
Notes  

DETAILS: The Memoirs of Aga Khan. London: Cassel, 1954.

Also:

1954 Simon and Schuster, New York
BY HIS HIGHNESS THE AGA KHAN,
P.C., G.C.S.I., G.C.V.O., G.C.I.E.

Publication Information:
Book Title: The Memoirs of Aga Khan: World Enough and Time.
Contributors: Aga Khan - author.
Publisher: Simon and Schuster.
Place of Publication: New York.
Publication Year: 1954.
First Printing
Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: 54-8644
Dewey Decimal Classification Number: 92
MANUFACTURED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
BY H. WOLFF BOOK MFG. CO., NEW YORK, N. Y.

Review

The Memoirs of Aga Khan - Foreword

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The Memoirs of Aga Khan - English
Publication Type  Book Review
Year of Publication  1955
Authors  Tibawi, A.L.
Original Authors  Somerset, W.
Volume  XVII
Length/Size  

305 pages

Key Words  Full Text Online; English
Notes  

Foreword by W. Somerset Maugham London, Cassell; 1954 (xvii + 305 pages. Illus. Index 81/2 x 51/2. 21sh.)

The Memoirs of Aga Khan - Full Book

The Memoirs of AGA KHAN : WORLD ENOUGH AND TIME

BY HIS HIGHNESS THE AGA KHAN, P.C., G.C.S.I., G.C.V.O., G.C.I.E.

1954, Simon and Schuster, New York

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CONTENTS

PREFACE BY W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM

Part One: CHILDHOOD AND YOUTH

I A Bridge Across the Years 3
II Islam, the Religion of My Ancestors 8
III Boyhood in India 32
IV I Visit the Western World 55

Part Two: YOUNG MANHOOD

V Monarchs, Diplomats and Politicians 85
VI The Edwardian Era Begins 98
VIII Czarist Russia 148
VIII The First World War161

Part Three: THE MIDDLE YEARS

IX The End of the Ottoman Empire 179
X A Respite from Public Life 204
XI Foreshadowings of Self-Government in India 218
XII Policies and Personalities at the League of Nations 248

Part Four: A NEW ERA

XIII The Second World War 289
XIV Post-war Years with Friends and Family 327
XV People I Have Known 336
XVI Toward the Future 347

INDEX 357

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