From Ghalib's Dilli to Lutyen's New Dheli

A Documentary Record
Author(s): 
Hasan, Mushirul
Author(s): 
Patel, Dinyar
ISBN: 
9780198084990
Date published: 
January 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£85.00

This book brings together official government correspondence which reveals Delhi's evolution from 1911 and 1914. It describes the hurdles encountered-administrative, financial, legal, military, and interest group-based-in establishing the capital city as well as many unknown facets on urban planning, health, environment, and geography in the early twentieth century Delhi.