[By Shashi Tharoor] Inglorious Empire
What the British Did to India (Hardcover)【2017】by Shashi Tharoor (Author) 
***THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER*** In the eighteenth century, India's share of the world economy was as large as Europe's. By 1947, after two centuries of British rule, it had decreased six-fold. Beyond conquest and deception, the Empire blew rebels from cannon, massacred unarmed protesters, entrenched institutionalised racism, and caused mi...