A history of modern India

Banerjee-Dube, Ishita author
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  • Creator Ishita Banerjee-Dube
  • Format Books
  • Publication Daryaganj, Delhi, India : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
  • Physical Details
    • xvi, 486 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781107065475, 110706547X, 9781107659728, 1107659728
  • OCLC ocn881386687

Summary

  • "Takes up the subject of modern India, tracing developments that have occurred from the eighteenth century to independence"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The Colourful World of the Eighteenth Century -- Emergence of the Company Raj -- An Inaugural Century -- Creating Anew -- Imagining India -- Challenge and Rupture -- The Mahatma Phenomenon -- Difficulties and Initiatives -- Many Pathways of a Nation -- The Tumultous Forties -- 1947 and After
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