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Edge of Empire by Maya Jasanoff
Sep 12, 2006 | ISBN 9781400075461
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    Sep 12, 2006 | ISBN 9781400075461

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    Dec 18, 2007 | ISBN 9780307425713

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"Spirited, teeming. . . . Jasanoff wants us to rethink the imperial experience."  –The New York Times"Astute and moving. . . . As original–and beautifully written—as it is compelling to read.” –The New York Sun“A historical tour de force, with wonderfully original and unusual material moulded into a convincing new narrative. Britain’s empire will never look the same again.”–The Guardian"Instead of concentrating on the 18th-and 19th-century European empire builders. . . . Jasanoff focuses on several ambitious, energetic, and eccentric men who used the East as a way to reinvent themselves….a fascinating and untold story." –The Boston Globe


Duff Cooper Prize WINNER 2005

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