[PDF / Epub] ✅ The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire Author William Dalrymple – Heartforum.co.uk The story of how the East India Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a countryIn August , the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emp The story of how the East India The East PDF ´ Company took over large swaths of Asia, and the devastating results of the corporation running a countryIn August , the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private armyThe creation of this new government marked the moment that the East India Company ceased to be a conventional company and became The Anarchy: ePUB × something much unusual an international corporation transformed into an aggressive colonial power Over the course of the nextyears, the company s reach grew until almost all of India south of Delhi was effectively ruled from a boardroom in the city of London.
William Dalrymple was born in Scotland and The East PDF ´ brought up on the shores of the Firth of Forth He wrote the highly acclaimed bestseller In Xanadu when he was twenty two The book won the Yorkshire Post Best First Work Award and a Scottish Arts Council Spring Book Award it was also shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial PrizeIn Dalrymple moved to Delhi where he lived for six years researching his second book, City of The Anarchy: ePUB × Djinns, which won the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award and the Sunday Times Young British Writer of the Year Award From the Holy Mountain, his acclaimed study of the demise of Christianity in its Middle Eastern homeland, was awarded the Scottish Arts Council Autumn Book Award for it was also shortlisted for the Thomas Cook Award, the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and the Duff Cooper Prize A collection of his writings about India, The Age Anarchy: The East Kindle Õ of Kali, won the French Prix D Astrolabe in White Mughals was published in , the book won the Wolfson Prize for History , the Scottish Book of the Year Prize, and was shortlisted for the PEN History Award, the Kiryama Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial PrizeWilliam Dalrymple is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and of the Royal Asiatic Society, and is the founder and co director of the Jaipur Literature Festival The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, In he was awarded the Mungo Park Medal by the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for his outstanding contribution to travel literature He wrote and presented the Import EPUB to the Program Import EPUB television series Stones of the Raj and Indian Journeys, which won the Grierson Award for Best Documentary Series at BAFTA in His Radio series on the history of British spirituality and mysticism, The Long Search, won the Sandford St Martin Prize for Religious Broadcasting and was described by the judges as thrilling in its brilliance near perfect radio In December his article on the madrasas of Pakistan was awarded the prize for Best Print Article of the Year at the FPA Media Awards In June he was awarded the degree of Doctor of Letters honoris causa by the University of St Andrews for his services to literature and international relations, to broadcasting and understanding In , The Last Moghal won the prestigous Duff Cooper Prize for History and Biography In November , William received an Honourary Doctorate of Letters, honoris causa, from the University of Lucknow University for his outstanding contribution in literature and history , and in March won the James Todd Memorial Prize from the Maharana of UdaipurWilliam is married to the artist Olivia Fraser, and they have three children They now live on a farm outside Delhi.
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- The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire
- William Dalrymple
- 08 September 2019 William Dalrymple