Stanley Wolpert is the author of fourteen books, including A New History of India, now in its eighth edition, and Gandhi's Passion: The Life and Legacy of Mahatma Gandhi. He has taught the history of India and Pakistan at the University of California, Los Angeles, since 1958.
“Wolpert is a masterful storyteller. . . . The work reflects [his] wisdom and global vision.” - Pamela Lothspeich, Journal Of Contemporary Asia