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The Resource A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay, Preeti Chopra

A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay, Preeti Chopra

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A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay
Title
A joint enterprise
Title remainder
Indian elites and the making of British Bombay
Statement of responsibility
Preeti Chopra
Title variation
Indian elites and the making of British Bombay
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
It was the era of the Raj, and yet "A Joint Enterprise" reveals the unexpected role of native communities in the transformation of the urban fabric of British Bombay from 1854 to 1918. Preeti Chopra demonstrates how British Bombay was, surprisingly, a collaboration of the colonial government and the Indian and European mercantile and industrial elite who shaped the city to serve their combined interests. Chopra shows how the European and Indian engineers, architects, and artists worked with each other to design a city--its infrastructure, architecture, public sculpture--that was lite
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N$T
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay, Preeti Chopra
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A joint enterprise : Indian elites and the making of British Bombay, Preeti Chopra
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttsrnj
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A joint enterprise -- Anglo-Indian architecture and the meaning of its styles -- The biography of an unknown native engineer -- Dividing practices in Bombay's hospitals and lunatic asylums -- An unforeseen landscape of contradictions -- Of gods and mortal heroes : conundrums of the secular landscape of colonial Bombay
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Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 293 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816676873
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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