Despite this unfavourable mainstream review, the work exerted a lasting influence in vegetarian and alternative religious circles: After first reading Henry Salt
's Plea for Vegetarianism, Mahatma Gandhi
went on to rank AK
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Its take on human mistreatment of non-human creatures dealt particularly though not exclusively with medical science. This was a topic to which BB
was to return, for instance in a contribution to a book of...