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An Imperial Vision: Indian Architecture and Britain's Raj

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The magnificent buildings constructed by the British in India, many of which may still be seen by the traveller, did not spring simply from the fancy of the architects or from purely aesthetic or administrative concerns: Rather they embodied a vision the British had of themselves as rulers of India. An Imperial Vision examines the relationship between culture and power as ...more
Hardcover, 316 pages
Published February 16th 1989 by University of California Press
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