Books and Theses

Featured here are a selection works from the leading scholars working on the Komagata Maru and South Asian Canadian history. From a collection of oral histories and familial photographs to academic studies that span generations these texts demonstrate a wide variety of styles and genres. Also digitized and available for the first time is the personal account of the Komagata Maru voyage by the ship's charterer Gurdit Singh. This self published manuscript provides a unique perspective not only on the voyage but also on the writing of history.

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