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My Indian Mutiny diary

Sir William Howard Russell

My Indian Mutiny diary

by Sir William Howard Russell

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited with an essay on the Mutiny and its consequences by Michael Edwardes.
ContributionsEdwardes, Michael, 1923-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18263926M

  2 See, M. L. Bhargava, Saga of Success and Failures, New Delhi, , S. B. Chaudhuri, English Historical Writings on the Indian Mutiny –9, Calcutta, , for a historiography and bibliography of the «mutiny».The causes of the uprising were and are contested. Imperial histories have tended to focus on the rumour that cartridges for new Enfield rifles had been greased with beef. Syed Ahmed Khan was one of the leading figures of Muslim India, and the Revolt of was the defining moment of his life. He wrote this analysis soon after he witnessed the brutal revenge the British took on Delhi once the Revolt was suppressed. His primary aim was to correct the misconception that the uprising was merely a Muslim s: 1.

  Julian Spilsbury's book "The Indian Mutiny" is a very readable and informative guide to the sepoy mutiny of His style of writing is very clear and he concentrates on what is important rather than getting bogged down in too much detail. As a result this is a much shorter and more accesible account than say Saul David's book on the s: - Explore Eric Gruber von Arni's board "Indian Mutiny" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Mutiny, History, Indian history pins.

Indian Mutiny, widespread but unsuccessful rebellion begun in against British rule in India. It began when Indian troops (sepoys) in the service of Britain’s East India Company refused to use purportedly tainted weaponry. One consequence of the mutiny was . This book by a Scottish soldier of the 93rd, the Sutherland Highlanders concerns his experiences with his famous regiment during the bloody days of the Indian Mutiny in The 93rd had seen service in the Crimea when it was detailed to serve in China but found itself ashore in Calcutta on the sub-continent and on its way up country to.


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Externally, very smart with some bumping to the top and tail of. William Howard Russell was sent to India by The Times to report on the conflict of – known as the Indian Mutiny. His previous work was in the Crimean War and his exposés of conditions there led to the sending of Florence Nightingale and her nurses, improvements to supplies and conditions, and to the demand for military and administrative reform.

William Howard Russell writes in his memoir My Indian Mutiny Diary: “This Begam exhibits great energy and ability. She has excited all Oudh to take up the interests of her son, and the chiefs. A Lady's Indian Mutiny Diary by M H Ouvry,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

A Lady's Indian Mutiny Diary: M H Ouvry: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Pretty interesting book. I had heard of the Indian Mutiny, and always thought it was just a couple riots over animal fat soaked rifle cartridges.

I never realized England lost control over most of India for almost 3 years. Unfortunately, the author's English bias resulted in alot of the information I would have found most interesting about the /5(6).

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30 Nov Paperback. US$ Add to basket A Diary. Thomas. Charles Ball wrote among the earliest books on the mutiny, History of the indian mutiny (c. ), and sets out the emphasis on British women being absused by Indians, underlining the hysterical tone to be adopted by much of the later literature.

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Twenty years ago, at an event in the Indian Embassy in Dublin, I overheard a conversation about the Mutiny of the Connaught Rangers in India in Intrigued, I looked up references to it the.

This book is something different. Written in the century bygone, it is a well documented series of events concluded in a hasty span of few years preceding the mutiny of It gives a wonderful explanation of events leading to the mutiny and Reviews: texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

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