An Essay on India (Routledge Revivals)
By Robert Byron
Published January 20th 2012 by Routledge – 176 pages
Series: Routledge Revivals
First published in 1931, Robert Byron’s Essay on India evaluates the state of colonial rule in India and analyses the contemporary problems facing the country.
Based upon Byron’s travelling experiences within India in 1929 as a correspondent for the Daily Express, the work explores political factors more fully than in Byron's earlier writings, evaluating the successes and failures of British colonialism in the region.
1. The Problem 2. The Indians 3. The English