A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay

Author: Preeti Chopra
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An in-depth look at the urban history of British Bombay.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Preeti Chopra
ISBN: 9780816670369 0816670366 9780816670376 0816670374
OCLC Number: 682145531
Description: xxiv, 293 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
A joint enterprise --
Anglo-Indian architecture and the meaning of its styles --
The biography of an unknown native engineer --
Dividing practices in Bombay's hospitals and lunatic asylums --
An unforeseen landscape of contradictions --
Of gods and mortal heroes : conundrums of the secular landscape of colonial Bombay.
Other Titles: Indian elites and the making of British Bombay
Responsibility: Preeti Chopra.

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"A Joint Enterprise is an ambitious, original, and interesting book on a valuable topic. Preeti Chopra provides unique interpretations of, among other things, the Indian reception and Read more...

 
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