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Published: 30 December 2017

456 Pages | 27 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199463558

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Empire in the Hills

Simla, Darjeeling, Ootacamund, and Mount Abu, 1820-1920

Queeny Pradhan

  • Studies the influence of British culture and lifestyle in the hill stations of India
  • Examines the unexplored linkage between the empire, colonization, and the development of hill stations
  • Studies erasure of native societies that were replaced by English society and lifestyle
  • Rare photographs and early maps