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By Brian Stoddart

ISBN-10: 9350180413

ISBN-13: 9789350180419

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Arthur Galletti was once an Indian Civil provider maverick in Madras Presidency whose specialist and private Anglo-Italian personality 'differences' ended in battles that highlighted sharp political and social divisions between British rulers in India.

This biography of Arthur Galletti offers deep perception into his existence and character in addition to his sort of operating and his situation for the welfare of universal humans. concurrently, it demonstrates social prejudices in British India referring to type, prestige, race, schooling and career. additionally, it connects to the key stages of the independence circulate in India among the overdue nineteenth century and 1947.

About The Author

Brian Stoddart is an Emeritus Professor at l. a. Trobe college, Australia, the place he additionally served as Vice Chancellor and President. Now he works as a world advisor to raised schooling reform programmes funded by way of the Asian improvement financial institution, the realm financial institution and the ecu Union. His doctoral paintings used to be on South Indian nationalist politics. Later he created a world attractiveness for his large paintings on activities tradition, together with Saturday Afternoon Fever: game within the Australian tradition and recreation, tradition and background. notwithstanding he maintained his deep curiosity in South Asia all through and has performed a variety of examine initiatives within the box. Prof. Stoddart has additionally performed vast paintings for the click and digital media, together with a amazing occupation as a radio commentator and collaborator on tv series.

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