Stones of Empire

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9780140177862: Stones of Empire

There is no corner of India that does not contain some relic of the British presence, whether it is as grand as a palace or as modest as a pillar box. Jan Morris revisited the buildings of British India for this book which tells about the nature of imperialism and its architecture.

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Jan Morris is an Honorary Fellow of the University College of Wales. Her many publications include Venice, The Pax Brittania Trilogy, The Oxford Book of Oxford, and The Matter of Wales. Simon Winchester is the author of the bestsellers The Map That Changed the World, The Professor and the Madman, and Krakatoa.

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`Review from previous edition '...magical prose and marvellous photographs'' Sunday Times

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Jan Morris
Published by Penguin Putnam~trade (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140177868 ISBN 13: 9780140177862
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