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Author Name    Raphael Malangin

Title   Pondicherry: That Was Once French India

Binding   Softcover

Book Condition   New

Publisher   New Delhi, India Lustre Press/Roli Books

ISBN    8174369864 / 9788174369864

Seller ID   108632

At the pinnacle of French power in India, Pondicherry sparked the imagination of those back home. Pondicherry was the French window on Indian culture, proudly seen as the Gallic Gateway of India. For over three centuries this gateway witnessed the busy trade of spices, beautiful textiles, woven cloth and later peanuts in return for a steady flow of gold, silver, weapons, merchants, priests, soldiers, and adventurers. Later, as the English tightened their noose around Pondicherry, the beleaguered French were caught up in their own fateful and impossible attempt to combine colonial and republican principles. History was played out street by street in old Pondicherry and the wealth of these experiences have left an indelible mark on the unique cosmopolitan city that is Pondicherry today. The purpose of this book is to present a brief, illustrated history of these places that once were French. History of Pondicherry as an extensive trade centre open to other markets in Asia As a considerable place of interest for European traders and travellers How it became on of the most important settlement of the French in India How the nationalist movement for free India changed this French colony The Last days of French in India and how it changed the people and the city. Printed Pages: 160.

Pondicherry: That Was Once French India Raphael Malangin

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