Caroline Keen's An Imperial Crisis in British India: The Manipur Uprising of PDF

By Caroline Keen

ISBN-10: 1784531030

ISBN-13: 9781784531034

In 1891 an immense anti-British rebel erupted within the northeast Indian princely kingdom of Manipur after a dangerously miscalculated try through the govt of India to claim its authority within the wake of a palace coup. Following the homicide of a couple of senior officials, a considerable British strength descended upon the kingdom to revive order and to carry the best culprits to a questionable justice, producing common condemnation in England. The Manipur rebellion and its aftermath confirmed the fragility of oblique rule in India and British underestimation of local loyalty to princely rule. With clean archival examine and modern stories, Caroline prepared the following presents a compelling account of erratic imperial policy-making on the maximum level.

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