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Dawning of the Raj

Jeremy Bernstein

Dawning of the Raj

the life and trials of Warren Hastings

by Jeremy Bernstein

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Published by Ivan R. Dee in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hastings, Warren, -- 1732-1818,
  • Colonial administrators -- India -- Biography,
  • Colonial administrators -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-307) and index

    StatementJeremy Bernstein
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS473 .B45 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16978347M
    ISBN 101566632811
    LC Control Number99088030

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In Dawning of the Raj, Jeremy Bernstein brings to life in vivid colors Hastings's story amidst the rise of British power. Orphaned early, Hastings worked his way up from the lowest clerk in the East India Company to its highest office in India.

His concern for native cultures led him to sponsor the first British expedition to Tibet and the Cited by: 5. Nothing in the history of empire is stranger than the creation of British rule in India, when a small European island became master of a subcontinent ranging from the Indian Ocean to the Himalayas.

In the late eighteenth century the person most responsible for this was Warren Hastings, Britain's first governor-general of India. In Dawning of the Raj, Jeremy Bernstein brings to life in vivid 3/5(1). Dawning of the Raj The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings By JEREMY BERNSTEIN Ivan R.

Dee. the one described in the book, began in the late spring ofand that of Manning's in The book also contains brief accounts of various other historical expeditions to Tibet. It was not obvious to me, at first, how any of this material bore. The life and trials of Warren Hastings are followed in this story of early British rule in India, recommended for students of India history and for those researching early legal issues.

Dawning of the Raj reads like a novel at times but is packed with facts about the trials of Warren Hastings, following the man's life and : DAWNING OF THE RAJ. The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings. by Jeremy Bernstein. BUY NOW FROM.

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Dawning of the Raj: The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings Jeremy Bernstein, Author Ivan R. Dee Publisher $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Books about the British Raj: Fiction and Nonfiction Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it.

Most of this book is interesting, but it is very cursory either as a biography of Warren Hastings or as a history of the beginning of the Raj. It contains a lot of marginally relevant information that I enjoyed reading, but which doesn't contribute enough towards the alleged main purpose of the book to explain the number of pages devoted to it.3/5(2).

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Bernstein talked about his book Dawning of the Raj: The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings, published by Ivan R. Dee.A. RAJ is a novel about colonialism, a saga of the British Raj in India. It covers half a century of British-Indian history using a great deal of factual information.

One of its most important aspects is the relationship that existed between royal India and the Raj/5. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned.

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It can be pious and mundane. Yet over all the book is affecting, in places deeply moving. This is the most personal of Kozol's efforts and the humblest. Dawning of the Raj: The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings By JEREMY BERNSTEIN Reviewed by HUGH BROGAN "Characterized by slipshod English.

The main title (presumably added by the publisher) is fairly misleading as the book makes clear that the Raj was really created after Hastings' time.

Apart from a few details adds little to Macaulay's essays on Clive and Hastings (and indeed Fanny Burney); and for my money Macaulay gives a stronger sense of Hastings' rather enigmatic personality/5(3).

Jeremy Bernstein. Dawning of the Raj: The Life and Trials of Warren Hastings. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee Publisher, xi + pp. $ (cloth), ISBN Reviewed by A. Martin Wainwright (Department of History, The University of Akron) Published on H-Albion (August, ).

The achievement of the novelist Paul Scott, the author of “The Raj Quartet,” was to tell this story largely from the British point of view, and to do so not merely without illusions, but with. I wish I could agree with the other guy and recommend Nehru's book but simply can't and with good wrote for a very different reason than historians do, not that they don't have their biases but Nehru wrote explicitly to appease Indian.

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