Britain ruled more of the world than any other country in history. It made Britain rich and strong. The best part of the Empire was India, a huge and wonderful country of mountains and deserts, different religions and old knowledge. But Britain kept India by force. Read the terrible story of Amritsar and the killing of women and children and understand the price India paid for the British Empire (430 words).
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