3 edition of East India found in the catalog.
1850 in [London .
Written in English
|Statement||Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be printed 15 February 1850.|
|Contributions||East India Company.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 217,  p.|
|Number of Pages||217|
Oct 08, · By the end of the book, the wide sweep of 18th-century Indian history (mostly) makes sense, which is no mean accomplishment. The book is populated with characters who range from fascinating to loathsome. The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company, William Dalrymple (Bloomsbury, ). Dec 16, · Novels featuring the East India Company. This British company existed between the 17th an 19th century, traded goods with India and China and even ruled India for some time. This setting seems great for a good historic novel or an epic sea story, are there any good ones out there? any suggestions? thanks I really want to read a book that. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. For over years the East India Company, a joint-stock corporation of London traders with shares which were daily bought and sold on the Exchange, functioned as the de facto government of India, exercising sovereignty over some ,, people.
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Jan 01, · The book is about East India Company it's origins and the story of it's transaction into one of the most powerful business empires of it's times. The initial history is lucidly explained in detail and is made interesting. The author has researched well and takes us step by step logically, historically explaining the rational behind every step /5.
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William Dalrymple FRAS FRSL FRGS FRSE (born William Hamilton-Dalrymple on 20 March ) is an award-winning Scottish historian and writer, art historian and curator, as well as an broadcaster and critic. His books have won numerous awards and prizes, including the Duff Cooper Memorial Prize, the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, the Sunday Times Young British Writer of the Year Award, the Alma mater: Trinity College, Cambridge.
The East India Company’s charter began with an original sin—Elizabeth I granted the company a perpetual monopoly on trade with the East Indies.
Dalrymple’s book is an excellent example Author: Iain Murray. Inglorious Empire, by Shashi Tharoor, a United Nations diplomat turned Indian National Congress MP in New Delhi, adds to a growing list of books on what the British did to India, most recently Jon. Please note: If you are unable to make a reservation with us above for your preferred date and/or time then we are currently fully booked.
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The original object of the group of merchants involved was to break the Dutch monopoly of the spice trade with the East Indies. The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company.
By William Dalrymple. Bloomsbury; pages; $35 and £ A T THE START of his new book William Dalrymple notes that it is “always a. Sep 10, · The riveting history of the East India Company, a private enterprise that became a de facto colonial power, the great William Dalrymple’s latest book thrills to the high drama of imperial expansion and conquest through trade.5/5(1).
East India Company, English company formed in for the exploitation of trade with East and Southeast Asia and India. Starting as a monopolistic trading body, the company became involved in politics and acted as an agent of British imperialism in India from the early 18th century to.
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I largely specialize in Canadian legal history. I know bits and pieces of other Empire-type history, but the British East India Company is a huge black hole for me. I've run into them intermittently, but actually know shamefully little.
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MakeMyTrip offers the widest range of customizable East India tour to suit every kind of traveler from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai or Bangalore. Sep 10, · The title of the this book is "The Anarchy - The Relentless Rise of the East India Company." Whilst the rise of the East India Company was certainly relentless its sense of purpose, profit for the shareholders, was hardly anarchic.
In fact what it /5(). East India Travel: Explore best places to visit in East India, top things to do, popular tourist attractions & customized holiday tour packages. Nov 06, · His new book Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company explores how the firm, with its own military wing, “executed a corporate coup unparalleled in history,” and in doing so.
Sep 14, · The East India Company was a major player in each, but now Dalrymple has brought it centre stage. And here there should be a warning: the spotlight reveals truths. Jul 29, · The East India Company: a history by Gardner, Brian.
Publication date Topics East India Company Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on July 29, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: This wide-ranging book charts how the East India Company grappled with religious issues in its multi-faith empire, putting them into the context of pressures exerted both in Britain and on the subcontinent, from the Company's early mercantile beginnings to the bloody end of its rule in Author: Penelope Carson.
Dutch East India Company, byname of United East India Company, Dutch Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie, trading company founded in the Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) in to protect that state’s trade in the Indian Ocean and to assist in the Dutch war of independence from Spain.
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The East India Company (EIC) was incorporated by royal charter in The charter granted a monopoly of all English trade in all lands washed by the Indian Ocean (from the southern tip of Africa, to Indonesia in the South Pacific). Unauthorized (British) interlopers were liable to.
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Stephen Bown's Merchant Kings: When Companies Ruled the World, (), Is. East India Company: East India: Return to an order of the Honourable the House of Commons, dated 17th July ; - for Copies "of any despatches from the Governor-general of India in council to the Court of directors of the East India Company, reporting the circumstances attending the succession, by adoption, of any sovereign princes in India.
Sep 10, · “In his latest book, The Anarchy, Dalrymple recounts the remarkable history of the East India Company from its founding in to when it commanded an army twice the size of the British Army and ruled over the Indian subcontinent It's a hell of a story.”.
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THE CASE FOR INDIA FOR INDIA By Will Durant (intro of the book) and bring one Hindu province after another under the control of the British East India Company. In his most ambitious book to date, bestselling historian William Dalrymple tells the timely and cautionary tale of the rise of the East India Company and one of the /5(15).
Image Credit: Wikipedia. Eminent historian and writer William Dalrymple is coming out with a new book, this time with the tale of the East India Company and how it became the first global corporate power by conquering an entire subcontinent.
"The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company" will hit stands on September 10, publishers Bloomsbury have announced. In this way power was gradually gained by the British East India Company until in Robert Clive gained control of India in the Battle of Plassey.
In Warren Hastings became the first governor-general of India; during his regime the foundations of the civil service system were laid and a system of law courts was organized. Only with the anarchy, the collapse of the Mughals and India’s descent into atomisation and civil strife could the East India Company begin its rapid ascent to South Asian hegemony.
The first half of the book begins with the Company’s dominance over Bengal, and its clashes with the local Nawabs for control.Oct 08, · Guns of the East India Company. Flint and Percussion Long Arms and Pistols of the East India Company.
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It first finds reference in the Ashokan pillars of the 3rd century BC. In the s AD, Tripura came under the control of the Manikya dynasty, a family of Indo-Mongolian origin. In the early part of 17th century AD, Tripura came under the.