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Response to Review of Railways and The Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India

Thank you for a – mostly – kind review and for giving me the opportunity to respond. I would like to pick up on a few of the criticisms. On ‘altruism’. I stressed throughout the book that the main motivation for building the railways was military and economic. There were, however, claims by some VictoriansContinue reading “Response to Review of Railways and The Raj: How the Age of Steam Transformed India”