The book was written by eight young people (18-25 years) who explored the London heritage of the East India Company and the city’s historical links with Bengal. It was published in May 2010 and luanched at a specially organied event at the Museum of London Docklands.
The publication is part of a Heritage Lottery Fund project called Battle of Plassey Young People's Project. A shortened version of the eight chapters of the book will be published in the website soon under the following headings.
East India Company Army
Tea: Dividing Politics, Uniting Heritage
The Decline of the East India Company
The Secret Company
The Liquidation of the East
India Company and the Dispersal of its Assets
A Tower Hamlets College Project
The Enlightening Journey: So Far
The Young Authors
The Battle of Plassey Young People's Project
Plassey's Legacy Book
B r i c k L a n e C i r c l e