Book Launch: Eyewitness at Amritsar: A Visual History of the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
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About the Event
The Amritsar Massacre at Jallianwala Bagh on 13 April 1919 stands as one of the defining moments in the history of the British Empire and the Indian struggle for independence. On that tragic day, thousands of unarmed Indian civilians were fired upon. According to reliable estimates, anywhere between 500 and a thousand people were killed - the youngest eight, the oldest eighty.