PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone

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REVIEW The Mutiny CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS For its British population the India that swelters in the late spring of 1857 is a place of amateur theatricals horseracing and flirtations under the aegis of the omnipotent East India company But a brutal awakening lies in store for the complacent British one May night after thirty years of abuse the East India Company's native soldiers rise u. This is let s get it straight right at the start an interesting read but it has a flaw It starts off as a work of fiction the Indian Mutiny as experienced by a group of English women living on the Army base at Meerut We experience life as they saw it hot dusty petty and interfacing with a culture that is seen as dirty and contemptible We see the hatred grow often fanned by ambitious powerless former rulers who simply want either a very comfortable lifestyle provided by the British or change Religious hatred and intolerance go hand in hand with contempt for those of another race white or brown The Mutiny when it comes is bloody as scores are settled and betrayal runs hand in hand with murder A reaction and brutal revenge is on the cards The latter half of the book seems to lose its direction and rather than continuing to be a tale about struggle and survival becomes an historical account of how the British regained India It s interesting if not a little episodic in parts Rathbone links in one or two references to his heroines of earlier but they play a very incidental role The book in short loses its sense of direction it metamorphoses from one kind of creature into another and not necessarily for the best As a byword I liked Rathbone s brief summary where he reminds us that the India before the coming of the Europeans was a mixture of petty kingdoms each locked in petty wars and in suppressing their peoples After the Mutiny when the British take over properly rather than leaving it to the Company to sort things out things actually get a lot better and the seeds for a free and independent democracy are sown These nasty Imperialists weren t as nasty as we re told Virtually all the taxes raised in India went back to building a better country interesting Chancey of the Maury River dusty petty and interfacing with a culture that is seen as Flora of Maine A Manual for Identification of Native and Naturalized Plants of Maine Vascular dirty and contemptible We see the hatred grow often fanned by ambitious powerless former rulers who simply want either a very comfortable lifestyle provided by the British or change Religious hatred and intolerance go hand in hand with contempt for those of another race white or brown The Mutiny when it comes is bloody as scores are settled and betrayal runs hand in hand with murder A reaction and brutal revenge is on the cards The latter half of the book seems to lose its Resist Not Evil direction and rather than continuing to be a tale about struggle and survival becomes an historical account of how the British regained India It s interesting if not a little episodic in parts Rathbone links in one or two references to his heroines of earlier but they play a very incidental role The book in short loses its sense of Non luogo a procedere direction it metamorphoses from one kind of creature into another and not necessarily for the best As a byword I liked Rathbone s brief summary where he reminds us that the India before the coming of the Europeans was a mixture of petty kingdoms each locked in petty wars and in suppressing their peoples After the Mutiny when the British take over properly rather than leaving it to the Company to sort things out things actually get a lot better and the seeds for a free and independent Ainsi se tut Zarathoustra democracy are sown These nasty Imperialists weren t as nasty as we re told Virtually all the taxes raised in India went back to building a better country interesting

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REVIEW The Mutiny CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS P against their British officers Thus begins the most savage episode in our imperial history Caught up in the violence is pretty Sophie Hardcastle a young wife and mother newly arrived from England As she searches for her infant son missing in the chaos Sophie finds herself bearing witness to atrocities on both sidesMoving sombre and thrilling. Dozens of characters both Indian and European are followed through the period from 1854 culminating in the critical years of 1857 58 during the Indian Mutiny If anyone is central it is Sophie Hardcastle a young Army Officer s wife but the landscape military figures and the savage fighting and atrocities of both sides up to the climactic siege of Delhi are the real core The even handed authorial voice often provides the historical context in a riveting and moving read managing to personalise the brutal conflict The Boyfriend Next Door during the Indian Mutiny If anyone is central it is Sophie Hardcastle a young Army Officer s wife but the landscape military figures and the savage fighting and atrocities of both sides up to the climactic siege of Delhi are the real core The even handed authorial voice often provides the historical context in a riveting and moving read managing to personalise the brutal conflict

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REVIEW The Mutiny CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS Rathbone's tale is told on a grand scale ranging from the Cannings in Government House to the heroism of the humblest soldiers and peasants It is as exhilarating as any Victorian adventure story and yet with its unflinching examination of religious fanaticism and the horrors of war THE MUTINY also carries a powerful message for the modern world. Recommended by Wiki A Rathbone fan certainly wrote his Wiki but it s interesting


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    PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone This is let's get it straight right at the start an interesting read but it has a flaw It starts off as a work of fiction; the Indi

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    REVIEW The Mutiny PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS The Mutiny by Julian Rathbone is about 460 pages and the Indian Rebellion of 1857 Both of those things make me happy For me chubby books are cheesecake level temptation and stories set in India are always to be scooped up The British Army enlisted thousands of Indians as soldiers or “sepoys” as the Europeans called them and was reliant

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    Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone This one was tough to stomach at points

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    PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone REVIEW The Mutiny 35 stars for me It was an easy read about a subject i wasn’t really aware of and i came away knowing about the mutiny in India in the 1800’s I felt that although the the writing style was easy to follow some c

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    PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone REVIEW The Mutiny Dozens of characters both Indian and European are followed through the period from 1854 culminating in the critical years of 1857 58 during the Indian Mutiny If anyone is central it is Sophie Hardcastle a young Arm

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    CHARACTERS × MIZUNOWAVERIDER.US ↠ Julian Rathbone PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS The 1857 rebellion aka the first Indian war of Independence is a point of interest to me and it is fascinating to read about the different people with a different agendas were able to come together for a cause albeit their selfish mot

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    Julian Rathbone ↠ 1 CHARACTERS PDF KINDLE The Mutiny ´ Julian Rathbone A good drama although it could have done with character development on the Indian side and without the odd atte

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  • Paperback
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  • The Mutiny
  • Julian Rathbone
  • English
  • 20 November 2020
  • 9780349119328