History of Modern India By Bipin Chandra Orient BlackSwan 2021
History of modern India presents what is arguably the authoritative overview of the historical period known as British India. It moves away from a largely political narrative to offer: an explanation of conditions in eighteenth-century India that helped the British East India Company establish its rule. Important insights into the primary aim of colonial rule: the economic exploitation of India through trade and investment. A detailed account of the nationalist movement. An introduction to significant freedom fighters. For the first time, this reprint is accompanied by the free Orient blackswan smart app. This app allows students to: access question Banks from previous years? competitive examinations solve nearly 100 multiple-choice questions from their phone.
History of modern India presents an authoritative overview of the history of what was known as British India. The text is largely based on the author’s research on nationalism and colonialism in India and also draws from the works of eminent historians of the period.
Challenging and revising colonial and interpretations of history, this book moves away from a largely political narrative to the social, economic and religious history of modern India. It explains how conditions in India during the eighteenth century helped the British East India Company establish its rule in India. it also gives us important insights into the primary aim of colonial rule which was the economic exploitation of India through trade and investment. the topics are arranged thematically in order to showcase the various forces that went into the making of independent India. However, in the entire arrangement of themes, the chronology of the period is enmeshed innovatively with the various forces that evolved both as a cause and effect of the British imperial. list rule of the subcontinent. The book also provides a detailed account of the nationalist movement and introduces us to the contributions of different individuals who were behind the nationalist movement.
A comprehensive textbook for students of history and interested readers,?HISTORY OF MODERN INDIA?is essential reading for a broad-based understanding of the making of modern India.
One of the most eminent historians of the National Book Trust. He was also Professor Emeritus, Centre for Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and National Research Professor.
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