The Cambridge History of the British Empire

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CUP Archive, 1940 - Great Britain
 

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Contents

CHAPTER I
1
CHAPTER II
28
Cession of Bombay 87
40
Early factories in Eastern India 89
55
Sir John Lindsays mission
56
CHAPTER III
61
Preparatory measures
68
The East India Company 16001740 Chapter
76
CHAPTER XXIV
400
CHI V
409
HASTINGS AND HIS COLLEAGUES
417
The diwanni adalats
418
CHAPTER XXVI
433
THE SEVEN YEARS
434
The General Department
439
The revenue reforms of 1787
446

Courteens Association The Assada scheme and the United Joint Stock
90
Attacks on the Company
96
Sir Josia Childs policy
102
Foundation of Calcutta
108
The Danish East India Company
114
Barnetts squadron I 20
120
Fordes campaign
123
St Thome
125
Martins work
134
CHAPTER VII
141
Omichands affair
149
72
166
The quarrel with Mir Kasim
172
CHAPTER IV
181
Dundass India
192
Attempt to recall Hastings
193
CHAPTER XI
205
CHAPTER XII
215
ROHILLA
225
CHAPTER XIV
249
The accession of Madhu
257
St Lubins intrigues
263
Capture of Gwalior
269
Condemned by the Company
273
CHAPTER XVI
295
CHAPTER XVII
307
LEGISLATION AND GOVERNMENTS 17861818
313
Hastingss character
317
CHAPTER XIX
323
CHAPTER XX
333
OUDH AND THE CARNATIC 17851801
347
Wellesleys views
353
Wellesleys views
359
Treaty of Salbai
363
Ghulam Kadir seizes Delhi
368
Position of the raja of Satara
384
panchayats
390
Concealment of the land revenue
462
Shore refuses intervention
467
Lionel Place in the jagir
469
The Bengal judicial system
475
Changes introduced by Shore and Wellesley
478
CHAPTER XXVIII
483
Russian designs in Central Asia
489
Military situation in 1756
490
The Tripartite Treaty
495
Keanes advance
501
Tipus character
504
Sales defence of Jallalabad
515
THE CONQUEST OF SIND AND THE PANJAB
522
Ellenboroughs early views
528
Imam Garh
534
The CisSatlej Sikhs
540
Early voyages
541
Intrigue and disorder after his death
546
Hardinges settlement
552
CHAPTER XXX
558
Administration of Tenasserim
566
The Maratha confederacy
570
Lord Hastingss alterations
574
The Development of Sovereignty in British India Chapter xxxII
589
War with Sindhia and Berar
597
76
601
State of Sindhia and Holkar
604
Richard Barwell
629
Importance of Cornwalliss work
652
Wellesleys settlement
653
Influence of Clives success in Bengal
656
Gangadhar Sastris murder
658
INDEX
659
Hastingss position
661
Reestablishment of the Hindu reigning family
662
The evacuation of Afghanistan
666
THE CARNATIC 176184
675

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