The Cambridge History of the British Empire

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CUP Archive, 1940 - Great Britain
 

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Contents

CHAPTER I
1
wers
5
Cabrals voyage
12
Later governors
19
xiii
22
CHAPTER II
28
Early factories in the Archipelago
34
Havarts description
36
CHAPTER XXI
347
Wellesleys views
353
Wellesleys views
359
Oudh 17851861 Chapter xxi
363
Position of the raja of Satara
367
The Huzur Daftar
385
CHAPTER XXIV
400
CHAPTER XXV
409

The AngloDutch alliance
40
Factories in Bengal
43
Renewal of war with the Portuguese
53
Early factories in Eastern India
55
THE INDIAN STATES 181857
57
Attempted reforms
59
XIX
61
Preparatory measures
68
Laws company
74
Roes embassy
81
PAGE
89
Courteens Association
90
Attacks on the Company
97
The capture of Ormuz
103
Missionary activity
106
Surmans embassy
111
CHAPTER XXIII
117
Fordes campaign
123
DUPLEIX AND BUSSY
125
English projects in Tanjore
132
Correspondence with England
139
CHAPTER VII
141
Expedition of recovery
147
Clive and the Hindu officials
153
Nandakumars accusations
192
Governors etc chosen from outside the Covenanted service
194
Character of Impey
199
Dundass India
200
Position in 1772
208
CHAPTER XII
215
CHAPTER XIII
225
CHAPTER V
249
Situation of the Carnatic
255
THE FIRST CONFLICT OF THE COMPANY
256
St Lubins intrigues
263
Capture of Gwalior
269
Anwaruddin nawab
287
CHAPTER XVI
295
Attitude of the nawab
300
Parliamentary measures of 1767
301
CHAPTER VIII
307
Hastingss character
317
CHAPTER XIX
323
French military successes
331
CHAPTER XX
333
Debates of March 1772
334
Hastings as revenue administrator
413
provincial
421
CHAPTER XXVI
433
THE SEVEN YEARS
434
The General Department
439
The revenue reforms of 1787
446
CHAPTER XXVII
462
Shore refuses intervention
467
South Indian administration in the eighteenth century
469
The Bengal judicial system
475
Changes introduced by Shore and Wellesley
478
Munro and the Fifth Report
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 Chapter XXIX
522
The assumption of the Carnatic
523
The Talpura Mirs
542
The Conquest of the Panjab Chapter xxix
558
The Indian States 181857 Chapter XXXI
570
Lord Hastingss alterations
574
Lord Hastingss settlement
576
Ellenborough and Gwalior
583
CHAPTER XXXII
589
Treaty of AixlaChapelle
591
Intrigue and disorder after his death
599
The French Factories in India Chapter
618
CHAPTER XXII
636
Further revolutions
648
Wellesleys settlement
653
Influence of Clives success in Bengal
656
THE MARATHAS 17841818
657
Annexation of the Panjab
658
INDEX
659
Select and secret committees appointed
663
The evacuation of Afghanistan
666
The acts of 1779 and 1780
674
THE CARNATIC 176184
675
447
678
Barlows settlement
681
450
State of Sindhia and Holkar

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