When was an auction in Burdwan?
Who were the raja's estates sold to at the auction?
What did the zamindar retain the difference as?
What did the ryots have to pay to the zamindar?
Who did the permanent settlement limit the zamindar’s power to collect rent from?
Who could zamindars prosecute?
What did Jotedars control?
Who cultivated a large part of the land Jotedars acquired?
In villages, the power of Jotedars was more effective than that of whom?
Where were the Jotedars most powerful?
Who resisted the entry of outsiders?
Rules of revenue payment were made what?
What did the expansion of the peasant economy create in the Rajmahal hills?
Who traveled through the Rajmahal Hills in the early nineteenth century?
What did paharias collect from the forests?
What did the British feel had to be cleared?
Who was the collector of Bhagalpur?
Who hired the Santhals to reclaim land and expand cultivation?
The land grant to the Santhals stipulated that at least how much of the area was to be cleared and cultivated within the first.
Who bears the costs of Buchanan’s travels?