In This Review

The Communist Party of India
The Communist Party of India
By M. R. Masani
Macmillan (for the Institute of Pacific Relations), 1954, 302 pp

The author, at one time Secretary of the Congress Socialist Party, writes with authority on the history and developing tactics of the Indian Communist Party from 1919 to 1954. Despite the many failures of the party he does not underestimate the potential danger it represents.