Stones of Empire

Stones of Empire : Buildings of British India

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There is no corner of India that does not contain some relic of the British presence, whether it is as grand as a palace or as modest as a pillar box. Jan Morris revisited the buildings of British India for this book which tells about the nature of imperialism and its architecture.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 12mm | 163g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • line drawings throughout, bibliography, index
  • 0140177868
  • 9780140177862

Table of contents

Theoretical; domestic; public; practical; spiritual; civic; envoi.show more

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