New York: Basic Books, 2016. Hardcover. First edition. A compelling picture of battles abroad and life on the home front, arguing that the war is crucial to understanding how and why colonial rule ended in South Asia. Fine in beige boards with gilt title to spine. In beige illustrated dust jacket with orange title to spine and front panels. Slight wear to edges of jacket. Clean and bright. 554 pages. IND/092716. Fine / Fine.