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Cholera Belts and Stockings: Louise Brown on the Cultivation of Difference in British India

The British in colonial India were obsessed with rank and status. The divide between the British and Indians was pronounced, but so too were the differences between classes of white people. A strict pecking order influenced every aspect of colonial life. It decided which club, if any, you could join, and which set you belonged […]

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