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- What the British Did to India
- Written by: Shashi Tharoor
- Narrated by: Shashi Tharoor
- Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Inglorious Empire written and read by Shashi Tharoor. In the 18th century, India's share of the world economy was as large as Europe's. By 1947, after two centuries of British rule, it had decreased six-fold. The Empire blew rebels from cannon, massacred unarmed protesters, entrenched institutionalised racism and caused millions to die from starvation.
The Lion Who Wrote...
- By Tushar on 26-12-18
A must read for all YOUNG INDIANS
An awesome book on Indian independence and the great role played by our ancestors. A true narrative of colonial repression and how the British enjoy the Indian loot.