Historical Sketches of the South of India: In an Attempt to Trace the History of Mysoor, from the Origin of the Hindoo Government of that State, to the Extinction of the Mohammedan Dynasty in 1799

Historical Sketches of the South of India: In an Attempt to Trace the History of Mysoor, from the Origin of the Hindoo Government of that State, to the Extinction of the Mohammedan Dynasty in 1799

by Mark Wilks

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ISBN-13: 9781108056106
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/28/2013
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Perspectives from the Royal Asiatic Society
Pages: 560
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 11.69(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

32. The sultaun destroys Mysoor; 33. Tippoo's designs for indirectly conquering Tavancour; 34. Mission and subsequent embassy to Constantinople and eventually to Paris; 35. Lord Cornwallis's early orders for preparation disobeyed; 36. English centre army under Colonel Maxwell; 37. Lord Cornwallis marches to Arcot; 38. March from Bangalore northwards; 39. Recurrence to the prior operation of the other armies; 40. Lord Cornwallis moves from Bangalore; 41. Lord Cornwallis's advance; 42. Tippoo makes arrangements for liquidating the payments; 43. External affairs since 1792; 44. Government of India; 45. Lord Mornington's luminous and instructive discussion of his political relations to the sultaun; 46. View of the strength, advance and position of the invading armies; 47. Attack of the enemy's posts on the 5th March fails; 48. Selection of the hour of assault; Appendix; Index.

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