Using the Library of Congress Subject Headings while you're looking at records in the catalog is a great way to find more books on the same topic. It also means that you can search for books outside the Five Colleges with those same terms, via World Cat.
LC Subject Headings that might be relevant are:
India History Autonomy and Independence Movements
India History British Occupation
India History Partition
India Politics and Government
Islam India History
Nationalism Religious Aspects Hinduism
Nationalism Religious Aspects Islam
Sub-headings might include:
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