Suggested Reading

We have referred to numerous sources – books, websites, accounts of travelers, accounts of people who directly suffered, newspaper reports etc – to compile this database.

While it may not be possible for anyone to read all of it (which is why we compiled key information on this website), we would like to recommend the following books to those who want to expand their knowledge further:

The Legacy of Muslim Rule in India – K. Lal

Islamic Jihad: A Legacy of Forced Conversion, Imperialism, and Slavery – M. A. Khan

My People, Uprooted – A Saga of The Hindus of Eastern Bengal by Tathagatha Roy

Prolonged Partition and Its Pogroms: Testimonies on Violence Against Hindus in East Bengal 1946-64 – A. J. Kamra

Indiafacts Hindu Human Rights Report 2017

Jihad – The Islamic Doctrine of Permanent War by Suhas Majumdar

‘The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS’ by Robert Spencer

Muslim League Attack on Sikhs and Hindus in the Punjab 1947 | Compiled for the SGPC by S. GURBACHAN SINGH TALIB, Introduction to the reprint by RAM SWARUP