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Asian people have been coming to Britain since the seventeenth century. Many came to make a living and to escape from poverty in British-ruled India. Some were rich, others were students or professionals but most were working class. Today, the large Asian community in Britain is diverse and widespread, embracing all walks of life.



This book examines why Asians have come to Britain over the years and how they have made a living and won political recognition. There are case studies of particular individuals, and some rarely-published photographs.

The history of the Asian community in Britain - Rozina Visram

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Title
The history of the Asian community in Britain
Author
Rozina Visram
format
Hardback
Publisher
Wayland
Language
English
UK Publication Date
20050609

Asian people have been coming to Britain since the seventeenth century. Many came to make a living and to escape from poverty in British-ruled India. Some were rich, others were students or professionals but most were working class. Today, the large Asian community in Britain is diverse and widespread, embracing all walks of life.



This book examines why Asians have come to Britain over the years and how they have made a living and won political recognition. There are case studies of particular individuals, and some rarely-published photographs.

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The author, Rozina Visram, is a historian with a special interest in the history of Asian community. Formerly a school teacher and a lecturer in higher education, she is the author of several publications on the history of Asian migration to Britain. Currently she is a freelance lecturer and writer. Her latest book, 'Asians in Britain 400 Years of History' was published in 2002.

Type
BOOK
Edition
Revised and updated Edition
Keyword Index
Asians - Great Britain - History - Juvenile literature.
Country of Publication
England
Number of Pages
48

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