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5 - Free Trade, Famine and Invasion

from Part I - 1838: The Year of Freedom

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  17 December 2020

Alan Lester
Affiliation:
University of Sussex
Kate Boehme
Affiliation:
University of Leicester
Peter Mitchell
Affiliation:
University of Sussex
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Summary

Free trade; the East India Company in 1838; the Agra Famine; the First Anglo-Afghan War; Lord Auckland; Dost Mohammed and Afghanistan.

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Ruling the World
Freedom, Civilisation and Liberalism in the Nineteenth-Century British Empire
, pp. 144 - 167
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2021

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Further Reading

Bayly, C. A., Rulers, Townsmen and Bazaars: North Indian Society in the Age of British Expansion, 1770–1870, Oxford University Press, 1998.Google Scholar
Bowen, H. V., The Business of Empire: The East India Company and Imperial Britain, 1756–1833, Cambridge University Press, 2009.Google Scholar
Burton, A., ed., The First Anglo-Afghan Wars: A Reader, Duke University Press, 2014.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Dalrymple, W., Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, Bloomsbury, 2012.Google Scholar
Hall, C., Macaulay and Son: Architects of Imperial Britain, Yale University Press, 2012.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Sen, S., Empire of Free Trade: The East India Company and the Making of the Colonial Marketplace, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998.Google Scholar
Webster, A., The Twilight of the East India Company: The Evolution of Anglo-Asian Commerce and Politics 1790–1860, The Boydell Press, 2009.Google Scholar

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