Who wrote the book A History of British India Class 8?
In 1817, James Mill, a Scottish economist and political philosopher, published a massive three-volume work, A History of British India.
Who wrote the book The History of British India and who he was?
Which was the first book written by a British history on Indian history?
“The History of British India” written by James Mill was published in 1817. Identify the correct statement about the book. i) It was the first book written by a British Historian on Indian.
How did the British historians wrote history of India?
Solution: British historians in India wrote about the Governor Generals and Viceroys who ruled India. Their History books contained the activities, policies and achievements of the Governor Generals and nothing more. All the recorded events with specific dates were linked to the lives of these Governor Generals.
Who wrote History of Great Britain?
The History of England (Hume)