2 edition of The eighteenth century in South Asia found in the catalog.
The eighteenth century in South Asia
Pratulacandra Gupta, b. 1910, Indian historian; proceedings of a seminar held at Asiatic Society during 6-8 January 2010.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Subhas Ranjan Chakraborty|
|Series||Seminar & public lecture series, Seminar and public lecture series|
|LC Classifications||DS463 .E34 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 336 p. :|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||2012354542|
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At the beginning of the 18th century, Europe’s dealings with Asia were still set in a pattern that was recognizably one which had endured at least since Roman times. Bya sizeable territorial dominion had been established. From this beginning British power was to engulf the whole of the Indian subcontinent within a hundred years, and in the process the centre of gravity of the whole.
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The reasons for this development cannot be analysed in detail here. Shelves: history-india A masterful review of the practice and concept of jihad in the South Asian context.
The book analyses various Muslim religious leaders and their ideas beginning with Shah Waliullah in the 18th Century and ending with the modern day practitioners of jihad in the form of radical organisations such as the Lashkar e Taiyaba/5(12).
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Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xxxv. PDF. South-East Asia from the Beginning of the Sixteenth Century to the End of the Eighteenth. The Portuguese and Spaniards in South-East Asia. D G E Hall. Pages. The great conqueror Afonso de Albuquerque raided, captured, and conquered many coastal cities in Asia for the Portuguese Empire.
He is also one of the first Europeans to sail to the East Indies and Spice Islands, along with Francisco Serrão and António de Abreu (–15). ECCO contains digital page images of aboutbooks and other materials published during the 18th Century. Its coverage is based on that of the Eighteenth Century Short Title Catalogue (ESTC), a list of the 18th century holdings from the British Library and other libraries worldwide, including many from South Asia.In his new book, The Bukharan Crisis: A Connected History of 18th-Century Central Asia (University of Pittsburgh, ), Scott Levi brings new perspectives into the historiography of early Modern Central Asia.
Levi reflects on recent scholarship to identify multiple causal factors that contributed to the Bukharan crisis of the 18th century.