Journals Higher Education

£23.99

Hardback

Published: 28 November 2013

304 Pages | 5 maps

216x138mm

ISBN: 9780198090571


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (AJ)

Founding an Empire on India's North-Eastern Frontiers, 1790-1840

Climate, Commerce, Polity

Gunnel Cederlöf

  • Reframes the regional history of South Asia away from the subcontinental Indian mainland
  • Located at the intersection of colonial, environmental, and legal history
  • Integrates climate history with socio-political history
  • Brings present-day north-east India into a wider historical and regional analysis
  • Addresses the gap in research on formative years of the British rule
  • Studies lesser-known areas like Cachar, Manipur, Tripura, and Jaintia
Share: