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The Emergence of British Power in India, 1600-1784

Bryant reveals a dense wealth of knowledge about the Company's military operations in the 18th century, and asks important questions about the creation of the early colonial state. (His book) is a refreshing addition to the historiography. REVIEWS IN HISTORY A very impressive piece of work, combining a good narrative account of events in India during this period with a detailed analysis of the political and personal background to eve...