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Asian History


Partition in Primary Sources

This is a brief guide to the material available to Boston College faculty and students on subjects in Asian in history (understood including central, south, east, and south-east Asia).

Partition of India and Pakistan

The 1947 Partition of British India into the independent states of India and Pakistan was the culmination of years of resistance. Get an overview of "The Creation of Pakistan" in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia for Asian History ...

What's on This Page

This page has a lot on it. You can use the following anchors (links down the page) to jump straight to a relevant box.

    Broad Digital Collections

    Indian Digital Collections

    Data & Statistics

    Document Collections and Readers

    Gov. Docs. and the Law

    Individual Titles

    Memoirs, Diaries, and More in BC Libraries

    Newspapers and Other Periodicals

    For historical newspapers and television, visit BC Libraries' Historical News page.

    British Sources

    U.S. Sources