Nick Robins was featured this week on BBC 2’s excellent new documentary about the East India Company, The Birth of Empire, presented by Dan Snow. You can still catch it on BBC iPlayer here.
Nick’s book, The Corporation that Changed the World: How the East India Company Shaped the Modern Multinational (Pluto, 2012) is available to buy at over 30% off RRP this week (that’s just £12.50) as part of our May Day Mega-Sale. Simply go to bit.ly/PluMay30 then head to the home page and click on the cover image in the right side-bar.
“A powerful analysis of the rise and fall of the British East India Company, a private company that conquered a subcontinent and subjugated an entire people.” – Huw Bowen, Professor of Imperial and Maritime History, Swansea University