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By Ian Talbot

ISBN-10: 0300196946

ISBN-13: 9780300196948

Noted historian Ian Talbot has written a brand new background of recent South Asia that considers the Indian Subcontinent in neighborhood instead of in exclusively nationwide phrases. a number one professional at the Partition of 1947, Talbot focuses right here at the mixed background of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh on the grounds that 1757 and in particular at the influence of exterior impacts at the neighborhood peoples and cultures. this article explores the region’s colonial and postcolonial prior, and the cultural and financial Indian response to the years of British authority, hence viewing the transformation of contemporary South Asia throughout the lens of a much broader world.

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