Map 1: Dhaka City Land Use 1700 Map 2: Dhaka City Land Use 1910 Map 3: Dhaka City Land Use 1945 From Map 1 to Map 2, it is clear that the shift of high class residential area, from surrounding the …

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British influence in Dhaka started in 1668, when the English formally established their factories there.  When William Hedges was appointed as the first head of the British East India Company on 25 October 1681, he established large amount of business …

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