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The classics and colonial India

Author: Phiroze Vasunia
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Classical presences
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offering a unique cross-cultural study, this book provides a detailed account of the relationship between classical antiquity and the British colonial presence in India. Vasunia shows how classical  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phiroze Vasunia
ISBN: 9780199203239 0199203237
OCLC Number: 863573351
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I. Alexander in India --
Part II. Caesar in Peccavistan --
Part III. Co-operation and liberation
Series Title: Classical presences
Responsibility: Phiroze Vasunia.

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This is a book which significantly deepens our understanding of how classics could exert an influence in a colonial context ... All in all, and most importantly, while this book answers many Read more...

 
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