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Edge of empire : the British political officer and tribal administration on the North-West frontier 1877-1947 /

Created in the late eighteenth century by the East India Company to manage relations with the princely rulers of the Indian States, political offers developed into a mechanism by which Britain could manage remote territories through relations with local power brokers. In this study, the role of the...

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Main Author: Tripodi, Christian.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 2011.
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