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Memoirs of India

Description Ancient India has been under the constant gaze of various western and Middle East states and their rulers because of its natural resources and wealth. Various invaders entered India with mercenary motives and exploited and robbed it of wealth. This book written by a British army officer who served in India for a long time is in the form of his noting and memoirs. It is meant to serve as a guide book for the young British army officers and civil administrators coming to serve in India. It traces the history of India from the most ancient ages since 1823. It narrates the geographical features, history, the East India Companies of several western companies' trade, conquest of India by the British, Administration of Marquis of Wellesly and Hastings, people of India and their socio-religious allegiance it is a valuable guide for scholars of India's history as well. The book is based on minute personal observation, critical analysis and documentary evidence without any personal bias[edit]
Keywords Hindoostan, Deccan, Ganges, Ghats, Indo-Persians, Hindoos, Moslems, Indus, Ghizni, Mahomed Gori, Baber, Ibrahim Lodi, Seikh, Ceylon, Lahore, Vishnu, Mahadeva, Juggernaut, Oude, Brahmans, Jains, East India Companies, Mr. Hastings, Scindia, Peshwa, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-000728
Author R. G. Wallace
Year 1924
Script Roman
Language English
Publisher Unknown
Custodian Institute Of Sikh Studies
Length 21.3
Breadth 14.0
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         526
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