Granville Austin

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Granville Austin (1927 – 6 July 2014) was an American historian. He was known for helping draft the Indian Constitution.[1][2] Austin is the author of two seminal political histories of the constitution of India, The Indian Constitution: Cornerstone of a Nation and Working a Democratic Constitution: The Indian Experience.[2]

Austin was born in Norwich, Vermont. He died in Washington, D.C., aged 87.[3]

Books[change | change source]

  • The Indian Constitution: Cornerstone of a Nation
  • Working a Democratic Constitution : The Indian Experience
  • Retrieving Times (White River Press, 2008)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Working a Democratic Constitution : The Indian Experience". Vedam Books. Retrieved January 27, 2009.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Working a Democratic Constitution : The Indian Experience". Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2008-01-27.
  3. "Granville Austin, RIP". Law and other things. Vikram Raghavan. 7th july. Check date values in: |date= (help)