Gandhi was a creative man with immense potential and created history for himself and rest of the world to follow. Gandhi inspired masses and masses inspired Gandhi. Even after his death, Gandhi continues to attract the attention of scholars social activists, media policy makers and dreamers not only in India but abroad too.
Under Gandhi's influence Martin Luther King in United States of America and Nelson Mandela in South Africa used non-violence for liberating people. Recently Gandhian techniques were successfully used in Egypt and other African countries.
The complete autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi is thus really a story of how he has evolved into a Mahatma. It is a depiction of minute details of Gandhi's spiritual journey.
Volume one is an autobiography or the story of my experiment with truth written by Mahatma Gandhi and volume two is Satyagraha in South Africa. To understand Gandhi, volume I and volume II is a must book. These two books are the primary source to know and understand the basic postulates and events in Gandhi's life till 1920.
Volume three The chronological biography of Mahatma Gandhi provides minute details of his life.