Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma / Carol Ann Boshier.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Boshier, Carol Ann (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2022]
Table of Contents:
  • Spheres of knowledge
  • Indigenous informants and go-betweens
  • The botanical surveys of Francis Buchanan-Hamilton
  • Francis Whyte Ellis : 'a nearly perfect embodiment of orientalism as colonial policy'
  • 'The white pundit' : William Johnson and the great trigonometrical survey of India
  • Dr Clement Williams : a British merchant at the court of King Mindon
  • William Marshman Bailey : 'the right sort' of political officer and collector ICS : collecting and photographing the Naga peoples of North-East Burma
  • The last word from the women of the empire.