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Sikh historian and author, Gurinder Singh Mann will discuss his recently released book, The British and the Sikhs: Discovery, Warfare and Friendship c1700-1900.

The lecture will take participants through anecdotes and important events highlighting the remarkable relationship between the British and the Sikhs which exists to this day.

Mann uses rare anecdotes to provide recognition to early descriptions from British administrators, writers and illustrators who depicted the history of the Sikhs and the land of the Panjab in India.

Mann will also discuss the highly contested Anglo Sikh Wars and Thetford’s own Maharajah Duleep Singh.

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Ancient House

White Hart Street, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1AA

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