22 June 2021: 'The British and the Sikhs' online talk
Sikh historian and author, Gurinder Singh Mann will discuss his recently released book: The British and the Sikhs: Discovery, Warfare and Friendship c1700-1900. The lecture will weave participants through anecdotes and important events highlighting the remarkable relationship between the British and the Sikhs which exists to this day. In this deeply-researched book, Mann uses rare anecdotes to provide recognition to early descriptions from British administrators, writers and illustrators who depicted the history of the Sikhs and the land of the Panjab in India. Mann will also discuss the highly contested Anglo Sikh Wars and Thetford's own Maharajah Duleep Singh.
When: 22 June 2021, 7pm
How much: Online ticket for one household and a signed copy of The British and the Sikhs - £22 (book for UK residents only). Online ticket for one household only - £4
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