WorldCat Identities

Edwardes, Michael

Overview
Works: 72 works in 465 publications in 3 languages and 11,222 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Creator
Classifications: DS34, 954.03
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Most widely held works about Michael Edwardes
 
Most widely held works by Michael Edwardes
The last years of British India by Michael Edwardes( Book )

26 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of how and why Britain's Indian empire subsided into history, August 14, 1947. Places the event and issues in their proper historical context
Nehru, a political biography by Michael Edwardes( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and career of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister and Ghandhi's heir
Asia in the European age, 1498-1955 by Michael Edwardes( Book )

29 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and German and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey and an interpretation
A history of India from the earliest times to the present day by Michael Edwardes( Book )

33 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in English and Italian and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The West in Asia, 1850-1914 by Michael Edwardes( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British India, 1772-1947; a survey of the nature and effects of alien rule by Michael Edwardes( Book )

25 editions published between 1967 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East-West passage; the travel of ideas, arts, and inventions between Asia and the Western world by Michael Edwardes( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work examines the cultural interchange between Asia and the Western world from earliest times until the modern era. Its purpose is to show something of the still largely unacknowledged debt the peoples of the world owe to each other's civilizations and cultures. This book discusses some of the contributions made by the East to the development of the modern West, for despite the long and crucial years of European domination in Asia, the debt is one-sided. Among other things, the Chinese contributed moveable type, gunpowder, and the magnetic compass--perhaps the three cornerstones of the modern world. And it was the Arabs who kept alive the ancient Greeks' studuies of science and medicine throughout the Dark Ages, while on other levels, India and Japan influenced diverse facets of Western art, culture, and philosophy.--From jacket
The Battle of Plassey and the conquest of Bengal by Michael Edwardes( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battles of the Indian mutiny by Michael Edwardes( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indien, Historie, 1857-1859; England, Historie, 1857-1859; British Army in India; Indian Army; Bengal; Bahadur Khan; Anson, G.; Allahabad; Brigader Hope Grant; Durand, H.; General Colin Campbell; Loyal Indian Forces; East India Company; Faizabad; Lawrence, H.; Havelock, H.; Outram, J.; Colonel Napier; Rose, H.; Sikh'er; Brigader Walpole
Plassey: the founding of an empire by Michael Edwardes( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A season in hell by Michael Edwardes( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Fitch, Elizabethan in the Indies by Michael Edwardes( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dark side of history : magic in the making of man by Michael Edwardes( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ISBN 0812821703 LCCN 7644265
High noon of empire; India under Curzon by Michael Edwardes( Book )

14 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red year: the Indian rebellion of 1857 by Michael Edwardes( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The myth of the Mahatma : Gandhi, the British, and the Raj by Michael Edwardes( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asia in the balance by Michael Edwardes( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The necessary hell; John and Henry Lawrence and the Indian Empire by Michael Edwardes( Book )

11 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Hastings : king of the Nabobs by Michael Edwardes( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sahibs and the lotus : the British in India by Michael Edwardes( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (280)

German (7)

Italian (4)