Landowning Classes

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Kurmi - History - Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
... spectrum that blended only indistinctly into the elite landowning classes at one end, and the menial or ritually polluting classes at the other ... half of the nineteenth century, economic pressures on the large landowning classes increased noticeably ... After the rebellion, the landowning classes, defeated but still pressed economically in the new British Raj, attempted to treat their tenants and labourers as people of lowly birth and to ...

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