India: Colonial Period & General
(see also India: Independence Movement &, India since Independence, India: Kerala, India: Bengal, India: Sikhs, India: Muslims, India: Mumbai & India: Kashmir)
On the Web: Specialized Sites
In the Library: Articles
Butalia, Urvashi. "Mother India," New Internationalist (3/96):26-27. Nationalism.
Dixit, Kanak Mani. "South Asia at the brink," Nation (1/28/02):2.
Sen, Amartya. "India & the West," New Republic (6/7/93).
__________. "Indian traditions & the Western imagination," Daedalus (spr 97).
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Ali, Tariq. An Indian Dynasty: The Story of the Nehru-Gandhi Family (NY, 1985).
Cox, Jeffrey. Imperial Fault Lines: Christianity & Colonial Power in India, 1818-1940 (Stanford: Stanford, 2002).
Gandhi, Mohandas K. Gandhi: An Autobiography [1927-29] (Boston: Beacon, 1957).
Isaacs, Harold R. Scratches on Our Minds (NY: John Day, 1958; reissued as Images of Asia: American Views of China & India (NY: Harper & Row, 1972).
Kaul, Suvir. Partitions of Memory (Indiana University Press, 2003).
Kumar, Radha. The History of Doing: An Illustrated Account of Movements for Women's Rights & Feminism in India, 1800-1990 (NY: Verso, 1993).
Masani, Zareer. Tales of the Raj (Berkeley: U. of California, 1988).
Schmidt, Karl J. An Atlas & Survey of South Asian History (Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 1995)
Schwartzberg, Joseph E. A Historical Atlas of South Asia (NY: Oxford, 1992).
Sen, Kshiti Mohan. Hinduism (Harmondsworth: Pengui, 1960).
Singh, Khushwant. Train to Pakistan (London: Greenwood, 1988).
______________. This My People (NY: Rizzoli International, 1990).
Sivaramakrishnan, K. Modern Forests: Statemaking & Environmental Change in Colonial Eastern India (Stanford: Stanford, 1999).
Stein, Burton. A History of India (Malden MA: Blackwell, 1998).
van der Veer, Peter. Imperial Encounters: Religion & Modernity in India & Britain (Princeton: Princeton U, 2001).
Wolpert, Stanley A. Nehru: A Tryst with Destiny (NY: Oxford, 1996).
In the Library: Fiction
Davidar, David. The House of Blue Mangoes: A Novel (NY: Perennial, 2003).
Markandaya, Kamala. Nectar in a Sieve (NY: New American Library, 1954).
In the Library: Poetry
In the Library: Photography
"Lagaan" [200?], dir. ?, ?m. Bollywood spectacular about cricket & taxation under colonial rule.