Lead Kindly Light Author:Vincent Sheaan The author went to India and asked Mahatma Gandhi many questions in an attempt to reveal Gandhi's power, life, and teachings. This is the story of non-violence's overwhelming success. Also, chapters consider Hindu philosophy and Gandi, from the time of Gandhi's stay in South Africa. — Sheaan also witnessed Gandhi's assassination at a prayer meeti... more »ng in a garden; and he saw the funeral.
The title of the book comes from Gandhi's favorite hymn [a Christian one], which was always sung on solemn occasions, including his own funeral march to the Ganges.
The author was a foreign correspondent when Mussolini marched on Rome; in Vienna when Hitler took Austria, in Paris when it fell to Hitler and was nearly captured by the Japanese on Wake Island.« less