9780195642797

The Oxford Anthology of Raj Stories

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    9780195642797

  • ISBN10:

    0195642791

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1999-07-26
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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Summary

This definitive anthology brings together literature written about the British Raj in India by authors such as Kipling, Orwell, and Woolf. The pieces provide a portrait of colonial India and impressions of the interaction between British rulers and their

Table of Contents

Introduction 1(12)
Flora Annie Steel
Lal
13(6)
The Doll-Maker
19(8)
At the Great Durbar
27(14)
The Gift of Battle
41(10)
Surabhi
51(8)
Shub'rat
59(18)
Bithia Mary Croker
Jack Straw's Castle
77(4)
Sara Jeannette Duncan
A Mother in India
81(34)
Rudyard Kipling
The Head of the District
115(20)
At the End of the Passage
135(19)
Alice Perrin
Justice
154(7)
The Rise of Ram Din
161(7)
The Centipede
168(6)
The White Tiger
174(7)
Mary Jones
181(7)
Caulfield's Crime
188(8)
Maud Diver
The Gods of the East
196(10)
Lionel James
The Honour of Daud Khan
206(11)
Edmund Candler
The Testimony of Bhagwan Singh
217(21)
Otto Rothfeld
In the Twilight
238(13)
Leonard Woolf
Pearls and Swine
251(15)
A Tale Told by Moonlight
266(10)
George Orwell
A Hanging
276(5)
Shooting an Elephant
281(7)
Christine Weston
A Game of Halma
288(5)
The Devil Has the Moon
293(8)
The Mud Horse
301(6)
Philip Mason
The Box
307(4)
The Crook
311(12)
Joseph Hitrec
The Fearless Will Always Have It
323(8)
Whiteness Is All
331(7)
Biographical Notes 338(4)
Glossary 342

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