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作者 Hevia, James Louis, 1947- author
書名 Animal labor and colonial warfare / James L. Hevia
出版項 Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2018
國際標準書號 9780226562148 (cloth)
9780226562285 (paper)
022656214X (cloth)
9780226562315 (e-book)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  UC205.I4 H38 2018    在架上    30610020577193
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  355.42409 H596    在架上    30550100659067
說明 xv, 328 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-316) and index
Prologue to part 1: Warfare and logistics in Saharasia -- "Slayer of camels": the Second Afghan War and pack animal "wastage" -- The browsing camel and the edible "wasteland": the north-west frontier of British India and the Punjab environment -- Jackasses for India: transport reform and the global traffic in mules -- Veterinary science and the partial rehabilitation of the camel -- Frontier warfare and the persistence of impressment -- Prologue to part 2: Colonial transformations -- Indian army reform and the creation of a permanent transport establishment -- Animal management, canal colonization, and the ecological transformation of the Punjab -- Surra and the emergence of tropical veterinary medicine in colonial India -- The Great War and its aftermath -- Colonial legacies: the state, water, Surra, and camels
主題 Pack animals (Transportation) -- India -- History -- 19th century
Camels -- India -- History -- 19th century
Donkeys -- India -- History -- 19th century
Pack transportation -- India -- History -- 19th century
India. Army -- Transportation
India. Army -- Environmental aspects
Transportation, Military -- India -- History -- 19th century
India -- Politics and government -- 1857-1919
Afghan Wars -- Environmental aspects -- India
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