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India : the struggle for independence : a history of India from the Moguls to the ends of the British Empire

Author: Nick Jones, (Screenwriter)Lara LoweBob CarruthersMike LeightonCromwell Productions,All authors
Publisher: [Stratford-upon-Avon, England] : [Cromwell Productions], [Princeton, New Jersey] : [Films for the Humanities & Sciences], [New York] : [Films Media Group], [1999] [1999] [2006] ©1999
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the rise of the Moghul empire under Babur in 1526 to the setting of the sun on the British Raj in 1948, this program surveys four centuries of history during which India slowly but decisively shook off foreign rule. Expert commentary on the pivotal politico-military struggles between the Moghuls, the Afghans, Great Britain, and the Indians by Dr. David Hardiman, of Oxford University; Dr. David Washbrook, of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Video recordings
Educational films
History
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Streaming videos
Videorecording
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Jones, (Screenwriter); Lara Lowe; Bob Carruthers; Mike Leighton; Cromwell Productions,; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm),; Films Media Group,
OCLC Number: 707966840
Language Note: Optional closed captions.
Notes: Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 27, 2006.
Performer(s): Narrated by Mike Leighton.
Target Audience: 11 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (31 min.)) : digital, sound, color
Details: System requirements: FOD playback platform.; System requirements: Adobe Flash Player or compatible software.; Mode of access: World Wide Web.; Video file format: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC (MP4).
Contents: Early Indian Civilization (3:17) --
The Moghuls Claim India (3:46) --
Moghul Rule Under Akbar (2:20) --
Europeans Succeed the Moghuls (2:35) --
British Expansion (3:06) --
Long Term Economic Effects of British Rule (1:12) --
Uprising of 1857 (2:10) --
The Birth of Indian Nationalism (3:03) --
Racism Fuels Indian Nationalism (1:17) --
Gandhi and Indian Nationalism (2:21) --
Gandhi's Passive Resistance (2:02) --
The British Leave India (1:58).
Other Titles: Struggle for independence
History of India from the Moguls to the ends of the British Empire
Responsibility: written by Nick Jones ; producer, Lara Lowe ; directed by Bob Carruthers.

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From the rise of the Moghul empire under Babur in 1526 to the setting of the sun on the British Raj in 1948, this program surveys four centuries of history during which India slowly but decisively shook off foreign rule. Expert commentary on the pivotal politico-military struggles between the Moghuls, the Afghans, Great Britain, and the Indians by Dr. David Hardiman, of Oxford University; Dr. David Washbrook, of Warwick University; and historian Rakesh Dayaz puts India's centuries-long fight for independence into perspective.

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