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Monday, November 19, 2007

Armies of the Raj

FARWELL, BYRON. Armies of the Raj: From the Great Indian Mutiny to Independence, 1858-1947.

W.W. Norton, New York, (1991), 2nd printing.. 399 pp, 8vo (8 3/16" H), soft cover. B&w illustrations. Contents: The Great Indian Army; From Company to Crown; Britons and Indians; First Wars and Troubles Under the Crown; A "Moral and Social Question"; British Officers; Playing the Great Game; The Imperial Assemblage;
and much more.


Don M said...

I share your recommendation
on this one Bill, this is
truly an excellent read that
gives one a feel for the period
and organization.

La Coloniale said...

I have hit you up for that...)

Joe said...

I'll have to look into this one!