The Transition in Bengal, 1756-75: A Study of Saiyid Muhammad Reza Khan

The Transition in Bengal, 1756-75: A Study of Saiyid Muhammad Reza Khan

by Abdul Majed Khan

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ISBN-13: 9780521049825
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 12/03/2007
Series: Cambridge South Asian Studies Series , #7
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; List of Company servants with their Mughal titles; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: the twilight of Mughal Bengal; 2. The early life of Reza Khan and his first public office in 1756; 3. The involvement in politics, 1760-1763; 4. The Naibat at Dacca, 1763-1765; 5. The Naibat Subahdari at Murshidabad, 1765; 6. Reza Khan at the zenith of his power, 1765-1767; 7. The early reverses, 1767-1768; 8. Conflict of interests: opposition to trade monopolies and proposal for supervisorships, 1769; 9. The conflict deepens, 1769-1770; 10. The rearguard action and Reza Khan's arrest, 1770-1772; 11. The 'Inquisition', 1772-1775; Select bibliography; Index.

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