Dharma Kumar (Ed.)
Title The Cambridge Economic History of India, Volume 2: C. 1757-2003
Book Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Orient BlackSwan 2005
8125027319 / 9788125027317
Seller ID 101826
The two-volume Cambridge Economic History of India has served as the single most widely consulted and cited reference for over twenty years. Now in an expanded edition, this volume offers a nuanced and useful introduction by the reputed historian, Sabyasachi. While updating major current trends in Research since the 1970s, it also carries two additional chapters that Focus on the Indian and Pakistani economies respectively. Combining factually reliable and specific studies of Region and nation, this volume spans about 250 years of India`s Political and social economy. The chapters here introduce subjects as diverse as Domestic trade and market in the 18th century, the -economic zones prevalent in the 19th and the pre-Independence Agrarian structure of our village economy. CONTENTS: Preface Introduction/Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Formerly Professor of Indian Economic History, Jawaharlal Nehru University.Printed Pages: 1115.
The Cambridge Economic History of India, Volume 2: C. 1757-2003 Dharma Kumar (Ed.)