A History Of Modern India, 1480-1950 by Claude MarkovitsA History Of Modern India, 1480-1950 by Claude Markovits

A History Of Modern India, 1480-1950

EditorClaude Markovits

Paperback | September 5, 2000

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As well as analysing the major empires of modern India, from the Mughals to the Raj, A History of Modern India also considers the economic, social and intellectual dynamism that accompanied intervening periods of political fragmentation, such as the 80 years that separated the Mughal and the British regimes. The book explores the difficulties confronting the rise of Indian nationalism and the consequent confrontation between religious communities, delving into how a resolution that should have been the crowning victory of a pacifist anticolonial movement was instead resolved tragically with the violence of Partition in 1947.
Title:A History Of Modern India, 1480-1950Format:PaperbackDimensions:620 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.25 inPublished:September 5, 2000Publisher:Wimbledon Publishing CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1843311526

ISBN - 13:9781843311522

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'An impressively scholarly and immensely detailed chronological text of the rich and diverse history of India from the Mughuls to the Raj... a welcome and strongly recommended contribution...'
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