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The Emergence of British Power in India, 1600-1784

A Grand Strategic Interpretation

The Emergence of British Power in India, 1600-1784( )
Author: Bryant, G. J.
Series title:Worlds of the East India Company Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Boydell & Brewer, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $99.00
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Empires have usually been founded by charismatic, egoistic warriors or power-hungry states and peoples, sometimes spurred on by a sense of religious mission. So how was it that the nineteenth-century British Indian Raj was so different? Arising, initially, from the militant policies and actions of a bunch of London merchants chartered as the English East India Company by Queen Elizabeth in 1600, for one hundred and fifty years they had generally pursued a peaceful and thereby...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Asia / India & South Asia
Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural & Social
Business & Economics / Corporate & Business History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.435 x 9.399 x 0.961 Inches
Book Weight:1.544 Pounds

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