Gandhi's Truth
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Gandhi's Truth
Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence
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Cover of the first edition
AuthorErik H. Erikson
CountryUnited States
SubjectMahatma Gandhi
PublisherW. W. Norton
Publication date
Media typePrint (hardcover and paperback)
Pages476 (1989 reprint edition)
ISBN0-393-00741-3 (1989 reprint edition)

Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence is a 1969 book about Mahatma Gandhi by the German-born American developmental psychologist Erik H. Erikson. It won the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction[1] and the U.S. National Book Award in category Philosophy and Religion.[2]

The book was republished in 1993 by Norton.[3]


  1. ^ "Pulitzer Prize Winners: General Non-Fiction" (web). Retrieved .
  2. ^ "National Book Awards - 1970" (web). National Book Foundation. 2007. Retrieved .
  3. ^ Erikson, Erik Homburger (1993). Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence. W. W. Norton & Company. pp. 474 pages. ISBN 0-393-31034-5.

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