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Modern Indian History (From 1707 to the Present Day)
Modern Indian History (From 1707 to the Present Day)
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Preface to the Seventeenth Edition

I have great pleasure in placing : the Seventeenth Edition of the book in the hands of the readers, in this edition, Chapter 1 on “Decline and Disintegration of the Mughal Empire” has been re-written. It. contains a lot of new material which did not exist in the last edition. Chapter II on “Rise of Autonomous States” is a new one. It discusses in detail the various States which came into existence or became stronger as a result of the deline and disintegration of the Mughal Empire Chapter XLI dealing with “Changes in Land Revenue Settlement” is a new one. I have no doubt that these additions have added to the utility of the book I avail of this opportunity to thank all those who have patronised the book in the past and it as hoped that they will continue to do so in the future All suggestions for its improvement wilt be gratefully acknowledged.

I want the readers of Modern Indian History to note chit what made India weak and a prey to foreign conquest, was the lack of unity among the people of this country. Every one quarreled with every one, Brothers fought against brothers killed brothers they were prepared to 1oe all and be destroyed but were not willing to compromise with their brothers and other countrymen, This, was particularly so during the. eighteenth century. I would like the Indians to learn a lesson. They should subordinate everything to the higher interests of their country No sacrifice should be considered high to make India strong. It should never be forgotten that it is only if India lives, that we also live and prosper and can claim respect in the world.

Contents

PART A
1 Decline And Disintegration Of The Mughal Empire1-4
II Rise Of Autonomous States45—76
III Society and Culture in the Eighteenth Century77-94
PART B
I. The Advent Of Europeans In India1—8
II. Rise And Growth Of The English and French East India Companies9-13
Ill. Anglo-French Struggle For Supremacy In The Deccan14—27
IV. The English In Bengal From I757 To 177228-51
V. Warren Hastings (L772-85)52-69
VI Lord Cornwallis and Sir John Shore70-83
VII.Lord Wellesley (1798—1805)84-95
VIII. Lord Hastings And Amherst96-105
IX Rise And Fail Of The Eshwas106-131
X . Willtam Bentinck To Auckland132—141
Xl. Fltvnborough And Hardinge142—147
XII.Maharaja Ranjit Singh And Hts Suc. Cessors148—167
(XIII) Lord Dalhousie (1848—56)I68—181
X1V. The Revolt Of 1857182—200
XV. Canning To Lyrton201—210
XVI. Rjpon To Elgin (1880—1898)211-221
XVII.Lord Curon (1899—1905)222-234
XVIII. India Since Lord Minto235—247
XIX. Constitutional Development (1772— 1950)248—367
XX. Growth Of Central And Provincial Legislatures368—376
XXI. The Nationalist Movement in India377-425
XXII. Establishment Of Pakistan426—448
XXIII. Leaders Op Modern India444—457
XXIV. W Dicentralisation Of Finance458-464
XXV. Public Services Zn India465
XXVI. Growth Of Local Self-Government In India478—486
XXVII. History Of The Press In India487—499
XXVIII. History Of Education500—510
XXIX. Religious And Social Development511—524
XXX. Angto.Afghan Relations525-539
XXXI. The North-Western Frontier Policy..540—544
XXXII. The Indian States545-587
XXXIII. Legacy Of British Rule In India,588-595
XXXIV. Economic Impact Of British Rule In India597-604
XXXV. Famines In India And Development Of Famine Policy604-611
XXXVI. Peasants Movements And Uprisings612-21
XXXVII. The Left Movements In India622-33
XXXVIII. Role Of Mahatma. Gandhi In Nationalist Movement634-40
XXXIX. The Renaissance In India641-655
XL.Political, Cultural Ond Social Impact Rule656-662
XLI. Changes In Land Revenue Settlement663-672
Chronological Table673-80
Index681-85

Modern Indian History (From 1707 to the Present Day)

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Preface to the Seventeenth Edition

I have great pleasure in placing : the Seventeenth Edition of the book in the hands of the readers, in this edition, Chapter 1 on “Decline and Disintegration of the Mughal Empire” has been re-written. It. contains a lot of new material which did not exist in the last edition. Chapter II on “Rise of Autonomous States” is a new one. It discusses in detail the various States which came into existence or became stronger as a result of the deline and disintegration of the Mughal Empire Chapter XLI dealing with “Changes in Land Revenue Settlement” is a new one. I have no doubt that these additions have added to the utility of the book I avail of this opportunity to thank all those who have patronised the book in the past and it as hoped that they will continue to do so in the future All suggestions for its improvement wilt be gratefully acknowledged.

I want the readers of Modern Indian History to note chit what made India weak and a prey to foreign conquest, was the lack of unity among the people of this country. Every one quarreled with every one, Brothers fought against brothers killed brothers they were prepared to 1oe all and be destroyed but were not willing to compromise with their brothers and other countrymen, This, was particularly so during the. eighteenth century. I would like the Indians to learn a lesson. They should subordinate everything to the higher interests of their country No sacrifice should be considered high to make India strong. It should never be forgotten that it is only if India lives, that we also live and prosper and can claim respect in the world.

Contents

PART A
1 Decline And Disintegration Of The Mughal Empire1-4
II Rise Of Autonomous States45—76
III Society and Culture in the Eighteenth Century77-94
PART B
I. The Advent Of Europeans In India1—8
II. Rise And Growth Of The English and French East India Companies9-13
Ill. Anglo-French Struggle For Supremacy In The Deccan14—27
IV. The English In Bengal From I757 To 177228-51
V. Warren Hastings (L772-85)52-69
VI Lord Cornwallis and Sir John Shore70-83
VII.Lord Wellesley (1798—1805)84-95
VIII. Lord Hastings And Amherst96-105
IX Rise And Fail Of The Eshwas106-131
X . Willtam Bentinck To Auckland132—141
Xl. Fltvnborough And Hardinge142—147
XII.Maharaja Ranjit Singh And Hts Suc. Cessors148—167
(XIII) Lord Dalhousie (1848—56)I68—181
X1V. The Revolt Of 1857182—200
XV. Canning To Lyrton201—210
XVI. Rjpon To Elgin (1880—1898)211-221
XVII.Lord Curon (1899—1905)222-234
XVIII. India Since Lord Minto235—247
XIX. Constitutional Development (1772— 1950)248—367
XX. Growth Of Central And Provincial Legislatures368—376
XXI. The Nationalist Movement in India377-425
XXII. Establishment Of Pakistan426—448
XXIII. Leaders Op Modern India444—457
XXIV. W Dicentralisation Of Finance458-464
XXV. Public Services Zn India465
XXVI. Growth Of Local Self-Government In India478—486
XXVII. History Of The Press In India487—499
XXVIII. History Of Education500—510
XXIX. Religious And Social Development511—524
XXX. Angto.Afghan Relations525-539
XXXI. The North-Western Frontier Policy..540—544
XXXII. The Indian States545-587
XXXIII. Legacy Of British Rule In India,588-595
XXXIV. Economic Impact Of British Rule In India597-604
XXXV. Famines In India And Development Of Famine Policy604-611
XXXVI. Peasants Movements And Uprisings612-21
XXXVII. The Left Movements In India622-33
XXXVIII. Role Of Mahatma. Gandhi In Nationalist Movement634-40
XXXIX. The Renaissance In India641-655
XL.Political, Cultural Ond Social Impact Rule656-662
XLI. Changes In Land Revenue Settlement663-672
Chronological Table673-80
Index681-85
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