Daughters of the Empire: A Memoir of Life and Times in the British Raj by Iris Macfarlane, Iris MacFarlane |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Daughters of the Empire: A Memoir of Life and Times in the British Raj

Daughters of the Empire: A Memoir of Life and Times in the British Raj

by Iris Macfarlane, Iris MacFarlane
     
 

This study shows how, by supporting their husbands, British women held together the greatest empire on earth, often to their private cost and pain. Based on a very rich collection of letters, diaries, and photographs, it is a story of class, snobbery, racism, but also of suffering and courage, told in a vivid and moving way.

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This study shows how, by supporting their husbands, British women held together the greatest empire on earth, often to their private cost and pain. Based on a very rich collection of letters, diaries, and photographs, it is a story of class, snobbery, racism, but also of suffering and courage, told in a vivid and moving way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195678123
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
02/23/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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