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Published: 09 August 2016

400 Pages | 7 b&w halftones

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199467129

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The News of Empire

Telegraphy, Journalism, and the Politics of Reporting in Colonial India, c. 1830-1900

Amelia Bonea

  • This is the first systematic account of the development of English-language news reporting in nineteenth-century India.
  • Along with a study of telegraphy and journalism, this book also studies railways, steamers and other means of communication in an inter-related manner.
  • Integrates the study of history newspapers and journalism with the history of technology.