Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was one of the three leading personalities that lead India to freedom. This book has presented his ideas which have made signal contribution to India becoming a sovereign, secular, democratic republic. Younger generations of India need to recall all these ideas to understand progress of the country.
Prof. Surender Bhutani (b.1943) is working, at present, as Visiting Professor to the Polish Academy of Science, Warsaw. He was associated with the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, Arab Cultural Centre, New Delhi, Warsaw University and St Antony's College, Oxford. He has written seven books on the Arab World and then Soviet Union, apart from 60 research papers on different aspects of international politics.
Preface;Azad's Life; Secularism and Religion; Maulana's Mission: First Expression; Khilafat Movement and Gandhian Path; From Theory to Practice; Maulana's Dream Project for Nationalist Politics;In the forefront of National Politics; Tragedy and Triumph; Index