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Imperial Delhi

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015056290987
ISBN 13 :

From the decision to move the capital of British India to the last architectural detail of Viceroy's House, Imperial Delhi: The British Capital of the Indian Empire covers the enti..

Architecture And Urbanism In The British Empire

ISBN 10 : 9780191022326
ISBN 13 : 0191022322

Throughout today's postcolonial world, buildings, monuments, parks, streets, avenues, entire cities even, remain as witness to Britain's once impressive if troubled imperial past. ..

New Delhi The Last Imperial City

ISBN 10 : 9781137469878
ISBN 13 : 1137469870

Johnson provides an historically rich examination of the intersection of early twentieth-century imperial culture, imperial politics, and imperial economics as reflected in the col..

Glittering Decades

ISBN 10 : 9788184756012
ISBN 13 : 8184756011

New Delhi was purpose-built to trumpet the supremacy of the British Raj and inaugurated in 1931. Instead it came to represent a fading imperial dream in the two decades that follow..

Architecture Power And National Identity

ISBN 10 : 9781134729210
ISBN 13 : 1134729219

The first edition of Architecture, Power, and National Identity, published in 1992, has become a classic, winning the prestigious Spiro Kostof award for the best book in architectu..

Ten Cities That Made An Empire

ISBN 10 : 9780141957531
ISBN 13 : 0141957530

From Tristram Hunt, award-winning author of The Frock-Coated Communist and leading UK politician, Ten Cities that Made an Empire presents a new approach to Britain's imperial past ..

The Bungalow In Twentieth Century India

ISBN 10 : 9781351893473
ISBN 13 : 1351893475

The primary era of this study - the twentieth century - symbolizes the peak of the colonial rule and its total decline, as well as the rise of the new nation state of India. The pr..