`Based on meticulous research in India and Britan, including interviews with leading participants. The Introduction, in particular, provides a very useful summary of recent research on the historic economic relationship between India and the United Kingdom.... This volume should be of interest to a wide readership' - The Economic History Review
About the Author
Aditya Mukherjee is Professor of Contemporary Indian History at the Centre for Historical Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi and Director, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Advanced Studies, JNU, New Delhi. He was a visiting Professor at Duke University, North Carolina, USA in 1986 and Japan Foundation Fellow at the University of Tokyo (1999–2000). His major publications include Imperialism, Nationalism and the Making of the Indian Capitalist Class (2002), India since Independence, (2008) and India’s Struggle for Independence (1988).