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Encyclopaedic Survey of Modern India (In 5 Volumes)

S R Bakshi (Editor) B.R. Verma (Editor)
Synopsis Encyclopaedia Survey of Modern India present encyclopaedia set of five volumes will acquire a distinct place among existing works on modern Indian history. Period starts with fall of the Mughal Empire, the balance of power between the Indian state and European trading companies operating in India under the auspices of their mother countries was constantly changing to the Europeans advantage, in sixteenth century all that the Europeans had a few strongholds and ware houses; in seventeenth century followed trading stations and settlements, while in eighteenth century they began to subdue the Indian states. Europeans were not confronting with Mughals but merely individual states that were competing among each other and turning to Europeans for help. Europeans discussed here are East India Company and three other nations were also competing among themself to get hold of Indian trade. From here started a long period of one hundred fifty years of colonial oppression in India and historic movements of Indian freedom struggle that was a unique combination of peaceful and revolutionary stances where earlier one was most effective and finally succeeded. When India finally achieved complete freedom though was politically divided. These volumes depict several aspects of modern history of India, commencing from middle of seventeenth century to independence of India. All the themes have been explained in a comprehensive way. Indeed these volumes will be useful for social scientists, teachers, researchers and students in India and abroad.
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About the authors

S R Bakshi

Dr. S.R. Bakshi is an eminent scholar of History and is the author of several works on Indian nationalism and freedom movement. A renowned scholar of history, Dr. Bakshi was working with ICHR, New Delhi till recently.

B.R. Verma

B.R. Verma a well read, widely travelled and strong believer of Marxist ideology was born in 1943 in "Jhang District" nowin Pakistan. He spent his youth living among contemporary marxist intellectuals. He choose publishing trade as profession that matched his state of mind. During course of time he established himself as publisher. Nationalist to the core of heart he had affection for freedom fighters. Memories of aftermath of partition of fascination of sacrifices of freedom movement have been stimulating him throughout his life. His untold intellect has been inspiring him to do some thing for the cause, this all came out in shape of present work. He has still more to tell if health permits him.

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Title Encyclopaedic Survey of Modern India (In 5 Volumes)
Format Hardcover
Date published: 01.01.2004
Edition 1st ed.
Language: English
isbn 8171698816
length xxxv+1957p.
Subjects History