From Ghalib's Dilli to Lutyen's New Dheli: A Documentary Record

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Coinciding with the centenary year of what is now known as New Delhi, this collection of documents illuminates the infant capital's evolution between the years of 1911 and 1914. It includes letters, reports, and memoranda that describe the initial hurdles encountered-administrative, financial, legal, military, and interest group-based-in establishing a new capital city. By bringing together official government correspondence, this volume captures some of the debates and discussions surrounding imperial Delhi (as the new ...

From Ghalib's Dilli to Lutyen's New Dheli: A Documentary Record 2013, OUP India, New Delhi

ISBN-13: 9780198084990

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