Sahib: The British Soldier in India 1750 -1914/Richard F Holmes. Harper Collins. First edition 2005. Out of print. Hardcover. Condition: As new. ISBN: 0007137532
From the bestselling author of “Tommy and Redcoat”, this is a military history of the British soldier in India. It explains why soldiers of the Raj had joined the army, how they got to India and what they made of it when they arrived. It also examines Indian soldiering in peace and war.