The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company
Author: William Dalrymple
Soft cover, very good condition.
In "The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company," acclaimed historian William Dalrymple presents a gripping narrative of the East India Company's ascent to power in 18th-century India. Through meticulous research and vivid storytelling, Dalrymple unveils the Company's transformation from a modest trading venture to a ruthless imperial force. Exploring the political maneuverings, military conquests, and economic exploitation that defined this era, the book exposes the dark underbelly of colonialism and sheds light on the profound impact the Company had on shaping India's history. With a keen eye for detail and a balanced perspective, Dalrymple provides a captivating account of this tumultuous period, offering readers a deeper understanding of the complex dynamics between East and West during the height of British colonialism.
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