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The Anarchy, Dalrymple,  William
The Anarchy
William Dalrymple

Paperback $29.99 - Bloomsbury
History - Published: 10/Sep/2019 - ISBN: 9781408864388

In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by English merchants who collected taxes through means of a ruthless private army. The Anarchy tells the remarkable story of how one of the world's most magnificent empires disintegrated and came to be replaced by a dangerously unregulated private company. William Dalrymple tells a timely cautionary tale of the first global corporate power.

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