The Ruling Caste

The Ruling Caste

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A sparkling, provocative history of the English in South Asia during Queen Victoria's reign

Between 1837 and 1901, less than 100,000 Britons at any one time managed an empire of 300 million people spread over the vast area that now includes India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Burma. How was this possible, and what were these people like? The British administration in India took pride in its efficiency and broad-mindedness, its devotion to duty and its sense of imperial… (more)

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 12, 2007)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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