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CLIP 5910

India and the story of independence

India and the story of independence

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Key Info
  • India and the story of independence
  • Duration: 03:50
  • The story of Indian independence from the British and a look at the progress and constant change the country is experiencing in modern times. Also features some examples of traditional buildings. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:



    Asia: India

  • Keywords: India, Gandhi, history, independence subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • Provides opportunities for pupils to compare and contrast their experiences of school with those of their Indian counterparts. It is also useful for pupils to research the development and growth of modern India.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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