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Britain and India, 1600-1947.

Sir Reginald Coupland

Britain and India, 1600-1947.

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947.,
    • India -- Nationality.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesLongmans" pamphlets on the British Commomwealth,, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS463 .C6 1948
      The Physical Object
      Pagination106 p.
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6046793M
      LC Control Number49005577
      OCLC/WorldCa5633667


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Get this from a library. Soldiers of the Raj: the Indian Army, [Alan J Guy; Peter B Boyden; Marion Harding; National Army Museum (Great Britain);] -- Contributed articles. 1 India's Military Heritage 1. 2 The Origins of British Military Power in India, 3 The British Conquest of India, 4 The Culmination of the Company's Raj, 5 The Reconstruction, 6 The Army of Occupation, 7 The Staff and the Staff Corps, 8 Kitchener's Army,   Top 10 books about the British in India.

From Rudyard Kipling to William Dalrymple, these titles document the folly, cruelty and heroism of the Raj. In the eighteenth century, India's share of the world economy was as large as Europe's.

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In India, in my own ex. British merchants could make a fortune in India and would then return home, often to be derided by those in British high society as nabobs, the title for an official under the Moguls.

Tales of life in India fascinated the British public, and exotic Indian scenes, such as a drawing of an elephant fight, appeared in books published in London in.

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