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Author McLeod, John, 1963-

Title The history of India / John McLeod
Published Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 223 pages) : maps
Series Greenwood histories of the modern nations, 1096-2905
Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
Contents Series foreword / Frank W. Thackeray, John E. Findling -- The settings -- The birth of India -- Religion, trade, and conquest -- The rise and fall of the Mughal dynasty -- A century of realignment -- Indians and British rule -- The struggle for independence -- Building the new India -- The rise of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty -- The fall of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty -- India today -- Notable people in the history of India -- Mughal emperors, British viceroys, prime ministers of India
Summary Discusses the political and economic aspects of each period as well as the social and cultural milieu, and includes a timeline, brief biographical notes on key players, and a bibliographic essay
Analysis Humaniora Historie
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-216) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject India -- History -- 1947-
India -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0313006679 (electronic bk.)
9780313006678 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)