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The Anarchy
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: William Dalrymple
Categories: British
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

From the bestselling author of Return of a King, the story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a country. In August 1765, the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his
The Anarchy
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: William Dalrymple
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

THE TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S BEST BOOKS OF 2019 THE TIMES HISTORY BOOK OF THE YEAR FINALIST FOR THE CUNDILL HISTORY PRIZE 2020 LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION 2019 A FINANCIAL TIMES, OBSERVER, DAILY TELEGRAPH, WALL STREET JOURNAL AND TIMES BOOK OF
The Anarchy
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: William Dalrymple
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-12 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

THE TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S BEST BOOKS OF 2019 THE TIMES HISTORY BOOK OF THE YEAR FINALIST FOR THE CUNDILL HISTORY PRIZE 2020 LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION 2019 A FINANCIAL TIMES, OBSERVER, DAILY TELEGRAPH, WALL STREET JOURNAL AND TIMES BOOK OF
The Anarchy of Empire in the Making of U.S. Culture
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Amy Kaplan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-15 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Kaplan shows how U.S. imperialism--from "Manifest Destiny" to the "American Century"--has profoundly shaped key elements of American culture at home, and how the struggle for power over foreign peoples and places has disrupted the quest for domestic order.
Taming the Anarchy
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Tushaar Shah
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-30 - Publisher: Routledge

In 1947, British India-the part of South Asia that is today's India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh-emerged from the colonial era with the world's largest centrally managed canal irrigation infrastructure. However, as vividly illustrated by Tushaar Shah, the orderly irrigation economy that saved millions of rural poor from droughts and famines is