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Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records 3rd Edition

Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records 3rd Edition

by Ian Baxter

Baxter's Guide : Biographical Sources in the India Office Records : 3rd Edition

This is the bible for all who are researching ancestors in British India and South Asia. The information sought will probably be found in t...
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Bound For Australia

Bound For Australia

by David T. Hawkings.

Bound for Australia: A Guide to the Records of Transported Convicts and Early Settlers

From the arrival of the first 788 convicts in 1788, to the end of transportation in 1868, a staggering 165,000 criminals were sent t...
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Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

by Peter Bailey

Researching Ancestors In The East India Company Armies

'Researching Ancestors in the East India Company Armies' provides a thorough analysis of the relevant biographical sources together with an informed comentary and a...
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Administering the Empire 1801-1968

Administering the Empire 1801-1968

by Mandy Banton

Administering The Empire 1801-1968 : A Guide to Records of the Colonial Office in the National Archives of the UK

This guide is an updated version of Mandy Banton's indispensable introduction to the records of British g...
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Amritsar 1919

Amritsar 1919

by Kim Wagner

Amritsar 1919 : An Empire of Fear and the Making of a Massacre

A powerful reassessment of a seminal moment in the history of India and the British Empire-the Amritsar Massacre-to mark its 100th anniversary The Amritsar ...
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British Empire Uniforms

British Empire Uniforms

by E Hallett & M Skriletz

British Empire Uniforms

This book provides a unique insight into the uniforms and equipment used by British Empire forces between the two world wars. Including descriptions of deployments and incidents during the perio...
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Captives

Captives

by Linda Colley

Captives : Britain, Empire and the World 1600-1850

Ranging over a quarter of a millennium and four continents, Captives uncovers the experiences and writings of those tens of thousands of men and women who took part in ...
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Empire : What Ruling the World Did to the British

Empire : What Ruling the World Did to the British

by Jeremy Paxman

Empire : What Ruling the World Did to the British

The influence of the British Empire is everywhere, from the very existence of the United Kingdom to the ethnic composition of our cities. It affects everything, from Pri...
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Empire of Democracy

Empire of Democracy

by Simon Reid-Henry

Empire of Democracy : The Remaking of the West since the Cold War 1971-2017

'the most valuable political education and history lesson you receive in 2019' Irish IndependentThe first panoramic history of the Western worl...
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Heyday: The 1850's And The Dawn Of The Global Age

Heyday: The 1850's And The Dawn Of The Global Age

by Ben Wilson

Heyday : The 1850s and the Dawn of the Golden Age

'Excellent ...This is narrative history of the highest quality' Andrew Lycett, Sunday Telegraph 'Wonderfully engrossing and intelligent ...clever and entertaining' Domin...
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India Conquered

India Conquered

by Jon Wilson

India Conquered : Britain's Raj and the chaos of Empire

'The product of many years of detailed archival research, Wilson's book is without question the best one-volume history of the Raj currently in print.' - William D...
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Indian Summer : The Secret History of the End of an Empire

Indian Summer : The Secret History of the End of an Empire

by Alex Von Tunzelmann

Indian Summer : The Secret History of the End of an Empire

The stroke of midnight on 15 August 1947 liberated 400 million Indians from the British Empire. One of the defining moments of world history had been brought ab...
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Inglorious Empire

Inglorious Empire

by Shashi Tharoor

Inglorious Empire : What The British Did To Britain

The Sunday Times Top 10 bestseller on India's experience of British colonialism, by the internationally-acclaimed author and diplomat Shashi Tharoor'Tharoor's impassio...
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Nicholson

Nicholson

by Donal P McCracken

Nicholson : How An Angry Irishman Became the Hero of Delhi

Born in Dublin in 1822, Lieutenant-General John Nicholson was raised and educated in Ireland. He joined the East India Company's Bengal Army as 16-year old boy-...
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Surgeon on the China Seas

Surgeon on the China Seas

by Michael Humphries

Surgeon on the China Seas : The Journal of Charles Courtney, Surgeon RN Recounting Experiences and Observations of the Second Opium War

Disease, accidents and battle injuries in foreign climes have been the lot of naval...
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Sweet Water And Bitter

Sweet Water And Bitter

by Sian Rees

Sweet Water And Bitter : The Ships That Stopped The Slave Trade

Sweet Water and Bitter is the extraordinary sequel to Britain's abolition of the slave trade in 1807. The last legal British slave ship left Africa that ye...
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The Age Of Empire 1875-1914

The Age Of Empire 1875-1914

by E J Hobsbawm

Age of Empire 1875-1914

The splendid finale to Eric Hobsbawm's study of the nineteenth century, The Age of Empire covers the area of Western Imperialism and examines the forces that swept the world to the outbreak of Wo...
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The Amritsar Massacre

The Amritsar Massacre

by Vanessa Holburn

Amritsar Masacre : The British Empire's Worst Atrocity

The shocking massacre of 379 unarmed Indians in the enclosed Jallianwala Bagh park on the command of a British army officer on April 13th, 1919 is considered a brut...
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The Anarchy

The Anarchy

by William Dalrymple

The Anarchy : The Relentless Rise of the East India Company

In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by Englis...
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The British in India

The British in India

by David Gilmour

The British In India

A richly panoramic exploration of the British experience of India ... hugely researched and elegantly written, sensitive to the ironies of the past and brimming with colourful details' Dominic Sandb...
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