Decolonising the revolt of 1857
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Decolonising the revolt of 1857 colonial order, rebel order, rebel vision, and the Shakespearean weltanschuung of the Bengali babus by Kaushik Chakraborty

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Published by Readers Service in Kolkata .
Written in English


  • India -- History -- Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [236]-249) and index.

StatementKaushik Chakraborty.
LC ClassificationsDS478.A2-Z+
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18505231M
ISBN 10818789170X
LC Control Number2007434879

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