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Author Marsh, Brandon, 1979-

Title Ramparts of empire : British imperialism and India's Afghan frontier, 1918-1948 / Brandon Marsh (assistant professor of history, Bridgewater College, USA).

Publication Info. Houndmills, Basingstoke Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  954.912035 M352r 2015    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description xv, 292 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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Series Britain and the world
Britain and the world.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references( pages 275-285)
Contents The North-West Frontier : policies, perceptions, and the conservative impulse in the British Raj -- The North-West Frontier and the crisis of empire, 1919-1923 -- A cigarette in a powder magazine : the frontier, nationalism, and reform, 1919-1930 -- "A considerable degree of supineness" : nationalism and the British administration, 1928-1930 -- "These infernal Khudai Khidmatgaran" : defining and repressing frontier nationalism, 1930-1932 -- "The forbidden land" : the British, frontier nationalism, and Congress, 1931-1934 -- "If the ramparts fall, the city must fall also" : the frontier and Indian constitutional reform, 1930-1939 -- Tribal policy and its discontents, 1930-1939 -- The North-West Frontier and the Second World War, 1939-1946 -- Conclusion: The end of British rule and the frontier legacy.
Subject India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.
India, Northwestern -- Relations -- Afghanistan.
Afghanistan -- Relations -- India, Northwestern.
Borderlands -- India, Northwestern -- History -- 20th century.
Borderlands -- Afghanistan -- History -- 20th century.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.
Imperialism -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- India, Northwestern -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- Afghanistan -- History -- 20th century.
Tribal government -- Afghanistan -- History -- 20th century.
British Occupation of India (1765-1947) (OCoLC)fst01352145
Borderlands. (OCoLC)fst01723579
Imperialism. (OCoLC)fst00968126
International relations. (OCoLC)fst00977053
Nationalism. (OCoLC)fst01033832
Politics and government (OCoLC)fst01919741
Tribal government. (OCoLC)fst01156472
Afghanistan. (OCoLC)fst01205406
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
India, Northwestern. (OCoLC)fst01907008
Chronological Term 1765 - 1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781137374004

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