From the ruins of empire : the revolt against the West and the remaking of Asia (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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From the ruins of empire : the revolt against the West and the remaking of Asia

Author: Pankaj Mishra
Publisher: London, England : Penguin Books, [2015?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [5th printing]View all editions and formats
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Tells the history of the past two centuries, showing how a disparate group of thinkers, journalists, radicals and charismatics emerged from the ruins of empire to create an unstoppable Asian  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Muḥammad b Ṣufdar al- Afghānī; Muḥammad b Ṣufdar al- Afghānī
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pankaj Mishra
ISBN: 9780241954669 0241954665
OCLC Number: 903091393
Notes: Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2012.
Penguin Books edition originally published: 2013.
Description: XI, 356 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Pankaj Mishra.

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Meticulous scholarship ... History, as Mishra insists, has been glossed and distorted by the conqueror ... [This] passionate account of the relentless subjugation of Asian empires by European, Read more...

 
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