Mutiny at the Margins: New Perspectives on the Indian Uprising of 1857: Volume I: Anticipations and Experiences in the Locality - Mutiny at the Margins (Hardback)Crispin Bates (editor)
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Anticipations and Experiences in the Locality (Volume 1) centres on unrest and disorder in the long history of resistance to colonial rule (the belli Britannica) prior to 1857, and the impact of the revolt itself in diverse localities within India.
Publisher: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd
Number of pages: 284
Weight: 476 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 20 mm
In the seven volumes of this series, the writings systematically investigate various aspects of the  uprising. Along with the traditional sources, the writers have also taken into account all that had remained undiscovered or ignored so far.... Indeed, this series is "most comprehensive collection to date of historical writings on the Indian Uprising of 1857." Since it also reinterprets and re-imagines the various events, it becomes invaluable to historians and research scholars as well as all those interested in understanding the events leading to the 1857.-- The Financial World
"[The] four volumes--with three more to come--mark a welcome rediscovery of 1857 by professional historians drawn together from across the globe...This series will be a valuable resource and starting point for further work on 1857, and essential for serious students of antecedents, course, and consequences of the mutiny....Summing Up: Essential. Upper-division undergraduates and above." -- R.A. Callahan * CHOICE *
[The book] investigates some very interesting aspects of the events of mutiny...these volumes represent a comprehensive effort to go beyond the strong narratives on the mutiny and examine micro details. The first volume tell of the events that happened before the mutiny...volume two focuses on the diverse British responses, in India and in England, to the mutiny...volume three examines the mutiny and the responses it elicited across the world. -- The Tribune
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