Ireland and India

Nationalism, Empire and Memory
Author(s): 
Silvestri, Michael
ISBN: 
9780230216747
Date published: 
November 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Through a consideration of historical memory, commemoration and the 'imagined communities' of nationalism, Ireland and India examines three aspects of Ireland's imperial history: relationships between Irish and Indian nationalists, the construction of Irishmen as imperial heroes, and the commemoration of an Irish regiment's mutiny in India.