A short history of the East India Company from the issuing of its Royal Charter in 1600 to its collapse some two and a half centuries later in the aftermath of The Indian Mutiny/Indian Rebellion/First War of Independence. While most histories concentrate on the Company's activities in India, Lawson brings forward a more balanced view, discussing what was happening in Britain at the time including the Company's impact on British politics and the internal disputes with in the Company that were responsible for its rise and fall. Very Good Paperback. First Edition 188 pages. with a bibliography, three maps and an index.
Weight: 0.4 kg. Post free within Malaysia
Condition : There is mild tanning on the text block. The binding is tight, the text clear and there is minimal tanning of the pages.