From Ranji To Rohan : Cricket and Indian Identity in Colonial Guyana 1890s-1960s Paperback / softback
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.'
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 311 pages
- Publisher: Hansib Publications Limited
- Publication Date: 01/12/2009
- Category: History of the Americas
- ISBN: 9781906190279