Indian Army and the First World War (1914 -18)

By: Kaushik Roy

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Accustomed to conducting low-intensity warfare before 1914, the Indian Army learnt to engage in high-intensity conventional warfare during the course of World War I, thereby exhibiting a steep learning curve. Being the bulwark of the British Empire in South Asia, the ‘brown warriors’ of the Raj functioned as an imperial fire brigade during the war. Studying the Indian Army as an institution during the war, Kaushik Roy delineates its social, cultural, and organizational aspects to understand its role in the scheme of British imperial projects. PRINTED PAGES: 442.

Title: Indian Army and the First World War (1914 -18)

Author Name: Kaushik Roy

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

ISBN: 0199485658

ISBN 13: 9780199485659

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 900578

Keywords: Indian Army and the First World War (1914 -18) Kaushik Roy