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Doc Þ The Chaos of Empire ✓ The British Raj and the Conquest of India Î Feedmarkformulate Ë [Epub] ➝ The Chaos of Empire: The British Raj and the Conquest of India By Jon Wilson – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk The popular image of the British Raj an era of effTutions from law courts to railway lines were designed to protect British power without benefiting the people they ruled This self serving and careless governance resulted in an impoverished people and a stifled society not a glorious Indian empireJon Wilson's new portrait of a much mythologized era finally and convincingly proves that the story of benign British triumph was a carefully concocted fiction here thoroughly and totally debunked

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LThrough the lives of administrators soldiers and subjects both British and Indian The Chaos of Empire traces Britain's imperial rule from the East India Company's first transactions in the 1600s to Indian Independence in 1947 The Raj was the most public demonstration of a state's ability to project power far from home and its perceived success was used to justify interventions around the world in the years that followed But the Raj's insti

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The Chaos of Empire The British Raj and the Conquest of IndiaThe popular image of the British Raj an era of efficient but officious governors sycophantic local functionaries doting amahs blisteringly hot days and torrid nights chronicled by Forster and Kipling is a glamorous nostalgic but entirely fictitious In this dramatic revisionist history Jon Wilson upends the carefully sanitized image of unity order and success to reveal an empire rooted farin violence than in virtue farin chaos than in contro