The Presence that Changed the World

Laying Out New Delhi

This photograph nicely illustrates the scale and scope of the brand new building project to create an imperial city fit to be the capital of the most important colony in the Empire.

Picture courtesy of Lutyens Trust

The Presence that Changed the World Article | India

Armed Forces | Art and Culture | Articles | Biographies | Colonies | Discussion | Glossary | Home | Library | Links | Map Room | Sources and Media | Science and Technology | Search | Student Zone | Timelines | TV and Film

by Stephen