The Late Colonial Indian Army

Author: Pradeep Barua
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498552218
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This book examines the British Indian Army during the later colonial era, from the First Afghan War in 1839 to Indian independence in 1947. During this period, it developed from an internal policing force to a frontier army, and later to a conventional Western-style fighting force.
The Late Colonial Indian Army
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Pradeep Barua
Categories: World War, 1939-1945
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book examines the British Indian Army during the later colonial era, from the First Afghan War in 1839 to Indian independence in 1947. During this period, it developed from an internal policing force to a frontier army, and later to a conventional Western-style fighting force.
My Life Story
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jagjit Singh
Categories: World War, 1939-1945
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-09 - Publisher:

This is a story based on the life and experiences of Major Jagjit Singh, Indian Army (Retd), written in his own words. It is a story of royal and political intrigue and ordinary home life, the horrors of partition and the joys of family, friendship, honor and courage. It encompasses
Colonial India and the Making of Empire Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Prem Chowdhry
Categories: Imperialism in motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

This book is an empirico-historical enquiry into the empire cinema made in Hollywood and Britain during the turbulent 1930s and 1940s. It shows how empire cinema constructed the colonial world, its rationale for doing so, and the manner in which such constructions were received by the colonised people.
Memoirs and Anecdotes
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Jagjit Singh
Categories: Imperialism in motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-01 - Publisher:

This is a story based on the life and experiences of Major Jagjit Singh, Indian Army (Retd), written in his own words, and like stories told by storytellers of old, it captivates the reader from the very start. It is a story of royal and political intrigue and ordinary home
Rearguard Action
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Donald Anthony Low
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

On politics in India, 1919-1947.