Martyrdom in the Sikh Tradition - Playing the "Game of Love'
By Louis E. Fenech
First published in 200, this is a fourth edition book by Oxford University Press in 2015.It is a new softcover book in excellent condition.Size: 8.5 " x 5.5". 326 pages.
A through an analysis of the Sikh scriptures, eighteenth and nineteenth century Sikh literature, as well as the voluminous tracts and newspapers produced under the auspices of the late nineteenth-century 'reform' movement, the Singh Sabha, Martyrdom in the Sikh Tradition examines how and why Sikhs began to represent their history of persecutions and martyrdoms.
Louis Fenech, Associate Professor of South Asian and Sikh History, University of Northern Iowa