By Kaushik Roy,Gavin Rand
This publication bargains different and unique views on South Asia’s imperial army background. not like triumphing reviews, the chapters within the quantity emphasize either the important function of tradition in framing imperial army perform and the a number of cultural results of colonial army provider and engagements. the quantity spans from the early East India corporation interval via to the second one global battle and India’s independence, exploring topics similar to the army within the box and at relaxation, in addition to interpreting the results of imperial deployments in South Asia and around the British Empire. Drawing commonly on new archival study, the e-book integrates formerly disparate debts of imperial army heritage and increases new questions about tradition and operational perform within the colonial Indian Army.
This paintings might be of curiosity to students and researchers of recent South Asian heritage, conflict and strategic stories, army heritage, the British Empire, in addition to politics and foreign relations.
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Culture, Conflict and the Military in Colonial South Asia by Kaushik Roy,Gavin Rand