DOI:​10.1017/CBO9780511819582.012
Corpus ID: 154052486
The social life of things: The origins of swadeshi (home industry): cloth and Indian society, 1700–1930
C. Bayly
Published 1 April 1986
History
After 1905, the import of British-made cloth into India and the ensuing destruction of Indian handicraft production became the key theme of Indian nationalism. In the hands first of Bengali leaders… Expand
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