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Dawning of the Raj : the life and trials of Warren Hastings

Author: Jeremy Bernstein
Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2000.
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This narrative provides an account of Warren Hastings, the first British governor-general of India. The book looks at his rise from clerk in the East India Company to its highest office in India, his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Bernstein, Jeremy, 1929-
Dawning of the Raj.
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2000
(OCoLC)606324248
Named Person: Warren Hastings; Warren Hastings
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Bernstein
ISBN: 1566632811 9781566632812
OCLC Number: 43036832
Description: xi, 319 p. : ill., map 24 cm.
Contents: A Biblio-Biographical Interlude --
Hastings, 1732-1769 --
Hastings, 1769-1772: Madras --
Hastings in Bengal, 1772-1774 --
Hastings, 1774-1785 --
The Diaries of Fanny Burney --
The Trial of Warren Hastings --
Epilogue: Final Years.
Responsibility: Jeremy Bernstein.
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This is an excellent, lucid book on a difficult subject...readable and interesting. -- Phillip Hensher The Spectator A useful reminder of the vicissitudes of global power. -- Brian Young London Read more...

 
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