The memoirs of some 70 British men and women whose lives followed the course of Anglo-India through its last 50 years.
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Charles Allen is an oral and military historian specialising in colonial matters. He is the author of several previous books and lives in north London.Review:
A lovely and compelling account of what India meant to the British between 1900 and 1947 ... One of the best * THE TIMES * Both a guide and an entertaining companion ... Humour, drama and regret fill its pages * MAIL ON SUNDAY * One of the most enjoyable books I have read ... It is an authentic record of the survivors of British India ... a book which takes on where Kipling left off * ANTONIA FRASER * If you read one book about the empire, let this be it -- Michael Wood
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Book Description Century Publ. Co. Ltd., 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110712607153