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From Ranji To Rohan : Cricket and Indian Identity in Colonial Guyana 1890s-1960s, Paperback / softback Book

From Ranji To Rohan : Cricket and Indian Identity in Colonial Guyana 1890s-1960s Paperback / softback

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From the late 19th century onwards, cricket was central to the culture of the British West Indies.

By the 1890s, a small Indian middle class in British Guyana - present-day Guyana - began to advance their own credentials of belonging to the region.

Seecheram explores the role of cricket in shaping Indo-Guyanese identity, from the example set by Prince Ranjitsinhji, or Ranji', to the seminal achievements of V.A.

Veerasawmy and Chatterpaul 'Doosha' Persaud.'

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 311 pages
  • Publisher: Hansib Publications Limited
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of the Americas
  • ISBN: 9781906190279

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