Adventures of a Brahmin Priest: My Travels in the 1857 Rebellion

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History-travelogue-autobiography, Mazha Pravas is all of these, none of these and a bit of each, being the first eyewitness Indian account of the upheavals and changing fortunes during the Rebellion of 1857. Vishnubhat Godse, a priest, wrote his memoirs on the urging of a historian who both shaped and edited it. This book uses nineteenth century idiom and depicts contemporary familial, social and political life in cross-regional terms and straddles historiography and literature. Godse interpreted the Rebellion as a ...

Adventures of a Brahmin Priest: My Travels in the 1857 Rebellion 2014, OUP India, New Delhi

ISBN-13: 9780198098904

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