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ISBN: 071812667X
Author: Charles Allen
Language: English
Publisher: Michael Joseph; 1st edition (October 1, 1987)
Pages: 176
Category: Asia
Subcategory: History
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In 1855, Lady Charlotte Canning accompanied her husband when he was appointed Governor-General of India.

In 1855, Lady Charlotte Canning accompanied her husband when he was appointed Governor-General of India. Her six-year exile from England, ending in her death in Calcutta, is recorded in a collecton of letters and sketches. The Cannings' tenure was marred by the Indian Mutiny and political pressures from England, but Charlotte used her personal loneliness and solitude to study the plight of Indian women, to explore the Himalayas and to convey through her regular correspondence with the Queen and others how it is to be seduced by India.

Bibliographic Details.

Bookseller Inventory 1995. Ask Seller a Question. Bibliographic Details. Publisher: Michael Joseph, London. Publication Date: 1986.

Charles Allen (born 1940) is a British freelance writer and popular historian who lives in London. His British parents were both born in India and his numerous works focus on the British Raj. Allen's work focuses largely on India and the Indian. Allen's work focuses largely on India and the Indian Subcontinent in general. Among his works are Kipling Sahib: India and the making of Rudyard Kipling, a biography of Rudyard Kipling. Plain Tales from the Raj: Images of British India in the Twentieth Century. RAJ: A Scrapbook of British India 1877-1947.

Charlotte married Charles Canning on 5 September 1835 at St, London. A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journals of Charlotte Canning – Charles Allen (Michael Joseph (October 1987)). ISBN 978-0-7181-2667-4. He was elected to the British Parliament the following year, and in 1837 succeeded to his mother's title as Viscount Canning, whereupon Charlotte became Viscountess Canning. In 1859 Charles was raised in the peerage as Earl Canning and Charlotte became Countess Canning. Lady of the Bedchamber. Below the peacock fan; first ladies of the Raj. - Marian Fowler. Viking, PPenguin Books, Canada c1987.

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Charles Allen (Michael Joseph (October 1987))A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journals of Charlotte Canning ISBN 978-0-7181-2667-4. Marian FowlerBelow the Peacock Fan: First Ladies of the Raj. References

Charles Allen (Michael Joseph (October 1987))A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journals of Charlotte Canning ISBN 978-0-7181-2667-4. References. Appletons' annual cyclopaedia and register of important events of the year: 1862. New York: D. Appleton & Company. p. 208. ^ EXTRACTS FROM THE BOOK "INDIAN LIFE AND LANDSCAPES BY WESTERN ARTISTS" - Chapter Six: The Role Of Amateur Artists. Lady Canning Memorial at the St. John's Church Complex, Calcutta.

Charles Allen (writer). A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Journals of Charlotte Canning. Tales from the Dark Continent: Images of British Colonial Africa in the Twentieth Century. A Soldier of the Company: Life of an Indian Ensign 1833-43. Architecture of the British Empire, Ed. R. Fermor-Hesketh. The Savage Wars of Peace: Soldiers' Voices 1945-1989.

Charles Allen Born 1940 British India Occupation Writer and historian Charles Allen (born 1940) is a British writer and historian. Thunder and Lightning: the RAF in the Gulf War. 1999.

Its books and periodicals, particularly the popular Roman Pergaoelan series, form the primary source material of this study.

Allen, A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journal of Charlotte Canning (London: Michael Joseph, 1986); The Crown and the Jewel: Images of Royalty and Viceroyalty in the Making of Imperial India and Britain (unpublished doctoral thesis. Its books and periodicals, particularly the popular Roman Pergaoelan series, form the primary source material of this study.

A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journals of Charlotte Canning, Michael Joseph . Charles Allen is a traveler, writer, and historian specializing in South Asian affairs and British imperial history

A Glimpse of the Burning Plain: Leaves from the Indian Journals of Charlotte Canning, Michael Joseph (London, England), 1986. Kipling's Kingdom: Twenty-five of Rudyard Kipling's Best Indian Stories-Known and Unknown, Michael Joseph (London, England), 1987. Charles Allen is a traveler, writer, and historian specializing in South Asian affairs and British imperial history.

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