Edge of Empire: Lives, Culture, and Conquest in the East, 1750-1850

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Edge of Empire: Lives, Culture, and Conquest in the East, 1750-1850 - Jasanoff, Maya

A Palladian mansion filled with Western art in the center of old Calcutta, the Mughal emperor's letters in an archive in the French Alps, the names of Italian adventurers scratched into the walls of Egyptian temples. In this imaginative book, Maya Jasanoff delves into the stories behind vestiges such as these to uncover the lives of people, ... Read More

Edge of Empire: Lives, Culture, and Conquest in the East, 1750-1850 2006, Vintage Books USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400075461

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