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Telegraphic Imperialism

Crisis and Panic in the Indian Empire, c. 1830

  • Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury

Part of the The Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series book series (PMSTH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    Pages 1-10
  3. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    Pages 31-49
  4. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    Pages 50-78
  5. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
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  6. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
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  7. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    Pages 157-178
  8. Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    Pages 211-218
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 219-277

About this book

Introduction

The first electronic communication network transformed language, distance, and time. This book researches the telegraph system of the British Indian Empire, c.1850 to 1920, exploring one of the most significant transnational phenomena of the imperial world, and the link between communication, Empire, and social change.

Keywords

bibliography British India crisis Expansion imperialism India

Authors and affiliations

  • Deep Kanta Lahiri Choudhury
    • 1
  1. 1.Visva Bharati UniversityShantiniketanIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230289604
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-30171-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-28960-4
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