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Archives of Empire

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Barbara Harlow is Louann and Larry Temple Centennial Professor of English at the University of Texas, Austin.Mia Carter is Associ... Lire la suite
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Auteur

Barbara Harlow is Louann and Larry Temple Centennial Professor of English at the University of Texas, Austin.

Mia Carter is Associate Professor of English at the University of Texas, Austin. They are coeditors of "Imperialism and Orientalism: A Documentary Sourcebook."



Texte du rabat

A collection of original writings and documents from British colonialism in the Middle East.



Résumé
Tracing the beginnings of the British colonial enterprise in South Asia and the Middle East, this title brings together key texts from the era of the privately owned British East India Company through the crises that led to the Company's takeover by the Crown in 1858. It ends with the momentous opening of the Suez Canal in 1869.

Contenu

Company to Canal 17557-1869; Oriental despotism; The impeachment of Warren Hastings; The case of Tipu Sultan; Orientalism; Laws and orders; Thugee/Thagi; Suttee/Sati; The Indian Uprising / Sepoy Mutiny 1857-58; The Suez Canal: The gala opening; The Suez Canal: The Builder: Ferdinand de Lesseps; The Suez Canal: The Canal and its consequences; The Arabi Uprising; Pilgrims, Travelers and Tourists

Informations sur le produit

Titre: Archives of Empire
Éditeur:
Code EAN: 9780822331766
ISBN: 978-0-8223-3176-6
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Duke University Press
Genre: Histoire
nombre de pages: 832
Poids: 1311g
Taille: H239mm x B164mm x T55mm
Année: 2003
Auflage: New.