Plassey's Legacy: Young Londoners explore the hidden story of the East India Company

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. 


Introduction


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

Helping to transform the intellectual landscape of the Bangladeshi community in the UK and celebrate the amazing British diversity

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