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The Indian states and princes

The Indian states and princes

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Published by Jarrolds Publishers in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Princes -- India.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sir George MacMunn.
      SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 10479.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-284 (J)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination287 p.
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL644747M
      LC Control Number96910083

      August , Great Britain quit India and two new countries were founded – India and Pakistan. The Princely States were mostly located in several areas of India. The most states were situated on the Gujarat peninsula (about ), then in Punjab, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa and Uttar Pradesh union states (Fig. 1).   The Indian princes—those medieval throwbacks—make up an essential though often missing part of the puzzle of modern history. For a variety of reasons, but certainly on account of the princely states’ speedy accession to independent India in , they have been eclipsed from standard textbook narratives of the Indian : Bali Sahota.

      The Indian Princes and Their States by Barbara N. Ramusack. Describes the pre-colonial origins of the Indian princes, and how they adapted to survive as political leaders and cultural icons. Royal Tombs of India by A.S. Bhalla. A look at Islamic royal tombs of India from the 13th century to the 18th century. task for the historian of the future. I have deliberately called this book, not the history, but 'The Story of the Integration of the Indian States'. The first four chapters provide the background to the problem of the Indian States. There I have described how the British built up the framework of princely India File Size: 1MB.

      Sources. The main source is A. Filcher (), Drapeaux et Armoiries des Etats princiers de l'Empire des Indies (Flags and Arms of the Princely States of the Empire of the Indies), Dreux, , Neubecker (), Ziggioto (). Other sources of information on the Indian princely states include: Charles Allen and Sharada Dwivedi Lives of the Indian Princes. The British Administrators In India Amassed A Wealth Of Information About Their Colony And Analysed It With Care. They Were Particularly Interested To Acquaint Themselves With The Men Of Influence, Especially The Princes And Landlords. They Were, After All, The Pillars Of The Golden Book Of India Is A Work Of Considerable Value, Particularly Because It Shed Light On Not Just The 4/5(3).


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Barbara Ramusack's book provides a broad-ranging overview of the princes of India. Frequently portrayed as synonymous with oriental luxury, the author describes the pre-colonial origins of these kings, and how they adapted their public activities and personal lifestyles in order to survive as political leaders and cultural icons.3/5(1).

The Indian States and Ruling Princes [Low, Sir Sidney] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Indian States and Ruling Princes. The Indian Princes and their States is a long overdue treatment of princely India during the colonial period Her research is rich, interweaving primary literary The Indian states and princes book oral sources, colonial and postcolonial histories, archival photographs, paintings, maps, and references to literature, film and by:   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Macmunn, ioned: ble.

The book breaks ground in its integration of political and economic developments in the major princely states with the shifting relationships between the princes and the British. It represents a major contribution, both to British imperial history in its analysis of the theory and practice of indirect rule, and to modern South Asian history, as a portrait of the princes as politicians and patrons of the s: 1.

'Barbara Ramusack's The Indian Princes and their States is a significant contribution to the history of princely India and the nature of indirect rule under British paramountcy The Indian Princes and their States is a long overdue treatment of princely India during the colonial period /5(4).

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t6sz1cn8j Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library   This book deals with Lord Curzon's policy towards the Princely States of India. The background of previous Government policy and Lord Curzon's ideas are examined.

His own policy is critically analysed along with those concerned with the Coronation of Edward VII with special reference to the role of the Princes and : Excerpt. Now that India's right to independence has been acknowledged, the Princes' rights and status remain her outstanding constitutional problem.

It cannot be decided by mere legal examination of their treaties with the Paramount Power. There exists, in addition, a body of practice and tradition. States should not be handed over to an Indian Government in British India, responsible to an Indian legislature, without the consent of states.

Thus, “Paramountcy” was left undefined and this hydra- headed creature was left to feed on usage, Crown’s prero­gative and the princes’ implied consent.

This book articulates the efforts of V P Menon to integrate the various states of gives details of India's approach towards the Nawab of Junagarh and Nizam of book also tells us how the army and resources were divided in light of the birth of two nations by the name of India /5(71).

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: MacMunn, George Fletcher, Sir, Indian states and princes. London: Jarrolds, Limited,   The Indian Princes and their States is a long overdue treatment of princely India during the colonial period Her research is rich, interweaving primary literary and oral sources, colonial and postcolonial histories, archival photographs, paintings, maps, and references to literature, film and : Barbara N.

Ramusack. This is one of the best books I have ever read on Indian history. Covers the integration of the Indian states in a great detail. Especially enjoyed reading the introduction and the first chapter, the way author sets context right from AD till the day India got freedom, is /5.

A princely state, also called native state, feudatory state or Indian state (for those states on the subcontinent), was a vassal state under a local or regional ruler in a subsidiary alliance with the British Raj.

Though the history of the princely states of the subcontinent dates. These, though relatively recent, are amongst the least researched and published coins in Indian numismatics.

Books by W.W. Webb, Currencies of the Hindu States of Rajputana (), and B.N. Reu, Coins of Marwar (), on the coins of the princely states of Rajputana, home to some of the powerful and bigger states, have long been out of date.

The book brings to light the machinations employed by the British rulers of India in maintaining their paramountcy over the princely states.

It therefore constitutes a valuable addition to the history of the British Rule in India. Printed Pages: Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 7.

The Indian Princess is the female counterpart to The Brave caricature. In the late 19th Century the nostalgic romanticizing of nature, and of the Indians that had once been found in nature, recreated Indians in all of their "natural" glory, as noble savages, mythical icons of America's wilderness past.

Menon worked closely with Patel over the integration of over princely states into the union of India, managing the diplomacy between the States Ministry and the various Indian princes, acting as Patel’s envoy and striking deals with reluctant princes and rulers.

Buy Lives of the Indian Princes by Dwivedi, Sharada, Allen, Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14). The book breaks ground in its integration of political and economic developments in the major princely states with the shifting relationships between the princes and the British.

It represents a major contribution, both to British imperial history in its analysis of the theory and practice of indirect rule, and to modern South Asian history, as.Lives Of The Indian Princes book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Low, Sidney, Sir, Indian states and ruling princes.

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