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Lord Curzon in India

1898-1903

by H. Caldwell Lipsett

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Published by R.A. Everett & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Curzon, George Nathaniel, Marquis of, 1859-1925.,
  • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H. Caldwell Lipsett ; with an appendix containing Lord Curzon"s speech justifying the Delhi Durbar.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14020938M

      Lord Curzon, India’s Viceroy between and , was one of the most controversial and consequential holders of that post. The partition of the undivided Bengal Presidency in was one of Curzon’s most criticised moves, which gave impetus to the freedom movement (Swadeshi movement). As viceroy of India under Queen Victoria and foreign secretary under King George V, the obsessive Lord Curzon left his unmistakable mark on the era. David Gilmour’s award-winning book—with a new foreword by the author—is a brilliant assessment of Curzon’s character and achievements, offering a richly dramatic account of the infamous.

    The English statesman George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (), served as viceroy of India and as a member of several Cabinets. High offices in the British political and imperial structure at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century were generally held by men chosen on the basis of highly restrictive. George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston KG GCSI GCIE PC (11 January – 20 March ), known as The Lord Curzon of Kedleston between and and as The Earl Curzon of Kedleston between and , was a British Conservative statesman.. As Viceroy of India, he is noted for the creation of Eastern Bengal and Secretary of .

    You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Some of Curzon's best writing extracted from his Russian in Central Asia, Tales of Travel and Leaves from a Viceroy's Note-book, written between and , and based on his extensive travels in north Africa, Asia, Europe, Persian Gulf, etc. Curzon, later in his life, became Viceroy of India and Foreign Secretary and travelled extensively.


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Lord Curzon, in full George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon, also called (–) Baron Curzon of Kedleston or (–21) Earl Curzon of Kedleston, (born JanuKedleston Hall, Derbyshire, England—died MaLondon), British statesman, viceroy of India (–), and foreign secretary (–24) who during his terms in office.

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t4fn6h13v Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4. Lord Curzon was a Viceroy of the British Raj and ruled over millions of Indian subjects. In this short book, Curzon writes about his travels on the subcontinent.

In his travels, he meets some of the Indian royalty, visits Afghanistan and other small princely states, and goes on tiger shoots.3/5(1). Lord Curzon in India being a selection from his speeches as viceroy & governor-general of India This book, "Lord Curzon in India," by George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon, is a replication of a book originally published before /5(1).

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. India from Curzon to Nehru and after (Paperback) by Durga Das- The Book is brief history of India under the British from the eyes of the author who is a reputed journalist. The book has five chapters - First to political awakening, Second to Gandhian revolution, Three independence dawns, Four- to Nehru /5.

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Lord Curzon in India: Being a Selection from His Speeches as Viceroy & Governor-General of India Cited by:   Curzon’s imperialistic policies provoked reaction which in turn stung political life in India.

Out of his tyranny was born a stronger sense of nationhood. Taken in this light Curzon proved to be a benefactor of India without intending to do so. Reforms by Lord Curzon. Lord Curzon served as Governor General and Viceroy of India from 6 January to 18 November Important events during his tenure include Famine of {Chap.

GK, General Studies, Optional notes for UPSC, IAS, Banking, Civil Services. Contents: Lord Curzon's aims -- Russia, Afghanistan and Persia -- The independent tribes -- The new frontier province -- Famine administration -- Irrigation and railways -- British rule in India -- Miscellaneous reforms -- The best viceroy since Lord Lawrence.

Includes an appendix containing Lord Curzon's speech justifying the Delhi : H. Caldwell Lipsett. This book deals with Lord Curzon's policy towards the Princely States of India. The background of previous Government policy and Lord Curzon's ideas are examined. His own policy is critically analysed along with those concerned with the Coronation of Edward VII with special reference to the role of the Princes and :   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Lord Curzon ioned: TZ ble: T Curzon (Lord), British Govt in India, comment by H W Horwill.

Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form. Get this from a library. A viceroy's India: leaves from Lord Curzon's note-book.

[George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess; Peter King]. This period can be seen as an aggressive policy taken by the British to carry forward their policy of divide and rule. In these 15 years, Lord Curzon (), Lord Minto (), and Lord Hardinge () played important es taken by Lord Curzon had many objectives as part of his policy, such as the spread of communalism 2.

Lord Curzon in India CHAPTER I LORD CURZON of Icedleston is at once one of the youngest and most succeasful Viceroys that ever guided the destinies of our Indian Empire. His selection for so high an ofice at the early age of thirty-nine was a universal surprise.

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Curzon had a distinguished career as viceroy of India, Edwardian politician and post-WWI foreign minister. Born inGeorge Curzon was the ambitious eldest of a. Get this from a library. Lord Curzon in India: being a selection from his speeches as viceroy & governor-general of India [George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess; Thomas Raleigh, Sir].

Lord Curzon was right in many things he said; but it was the way in which he wanted to reform that raised grave suspicions in the minds of the educated Indians.

They thought that this reform move camouflaged some deep political motive remarked. These two volumes do not pretend to provide a comprehensive record of Lord Curzon's time in India.

The mass of relevant material is now so huge that four or five books would be needed. Moreover, a number of monographs and studies which have appeared during the last few years, or which will shortly be published, cover particular aspects of the.Lord Curzon Takes Office as Viceroy of India Richard Cavendish | Published in History Today Volume 49 Issue 1 January 'The East is a university in which the scholar never takes his degree', George Curzon, Viceroy-designate of India, told an Old Etonian dinner in   The English statesman George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (), served as viceroy of India and as a member of several Cabinets.

High offices in the British political and imperial structure at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century were generally held by men chosen on the basis of highly.