The Indian mutiny

by Julian Spilsbury

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London

Written in English
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  • India -- History -- Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJulian Spilsbury.
LC ClassificationsDS478 .S68 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination373 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18263736M
ISBN 100297846515
ISBN 109780297846512
LC Control Number2007531510

Gautam Chakravarty explores representations of the Indian Mutiny of in British popular fiction and historiography and within the wider context of British involvement in India. Drawing on diaries, autobiographies and state papers, Chakravarty demonstrates how narratives of the rebellion were Author: Gautam Chakravarty. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Thanksgiving thoughts on the Indian mutiny, a sermon, by a London incumbent, author of an Indian mutiny sermon [Reprint] () by Indian mutiny and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Aug 26,  · - Buy The Indian Mutiny: book online at best prices in India on Read The Indian Mutiny: book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(4).

Oct 03,  · The Indian Mutiny – Book Review By Mike Tomlin. Book Review: The Indian Mutiny by Julian Spilsbury, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, Hardback, £, pages. India of the s was an extraordinary and wonderful country, in the late stages of one of . Indian Mutiny Why did the Indian Mutiny happen? In , Indian soldiers rose up against their British commanders. They were joined by native rulers and thousands of ordinary people in a struggle that threatened to destroy British colonial power on the Indian subcontinent. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Indian Mutiny by Saul David (, Book, Illustrated) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Siege of Lucknow lasted from May 30 to November 27, , during the Indian Rebellion of Following the beginning of the conflict, the British garrison at Lucknow was quickly isolated and besieged. Holding out for over two months, this force was relieved in September.

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Aug 31,  · The Indian Mutiny: [Saul David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A fine achievement by a huge new talent' - William Dalrymple, Sunday Times. Inthe native troops of the Bengal army rose against their colonial masters.

The ensuing insurrection was to become the bloodiest in the history of the British by: What with Post-Colonialism, the rise of Asia, and the sputtering BRICs reviewing a book such as The Indian Mutiny: is a challenge.

Nonetheless, Saul David's introduction to the Indian Mutiny, or the First War of Indian Independence [perspective is everything], is an excellent example of Narrative History -- history where character, incident, plot, story, and crisis, rather than analysis 4/5.

The Indian Mutiny book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Bythe British East India Company was India’s de facto ruler /5. Jan 31,  · The Indian Mutiny of [George Malleson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Indian Rebellion of was a rebellion in Cited by: 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 The Indian mutiny book of the mutiny was the. Title: novels indian mutiny. Edit Your Search. Results (1 - 23) of The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR More information about this seller | Contact this seller 1.

Jun 06,  · The Last Mughal by William Dalrymple. The focus is mainly around Delhi and not around the rest of the country. But it has some interesting facts.

For example, Initially both Hindu and Muslim soldiers rallied around a Muslim King to beat back the B. Oct 15,  · These rebel soldiers had reached Delhi only a few hours after the outbreak of the great Indian Mutiny at the army base in nearby Meerut.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get india and the indian mutiny book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Sep 04,  · 'A fine achievement by a huge new talent' William Dalrymple, Sunday Times In the native troops of the Bengal army rose against their colonial masters.

The ensuing insurrection was to become the bloodiest in the history of the British pridepdf.icuing formidable storytelling with ground-breaking research, Saul David narrates a tale at once heart-rendingly tragic and extraordinarily /5(3).

Sep 10,  · Maybe this book should be renamed ' A British Perspective - The Indian Mutiny' as the book relies heavily, bordering on the exclusive, reports from British sources.

In India the conflict is called the First War of Independence which is a more appropriate title for the conflict/5(39).

Jun 02,  · BOOK III. [Chapter I. THE ANNIVERSARY OF ALMA. [had spread her crimson mantle over the hills and braes' around Glen Tulloch.

The heather had been in bloom for weeks, but at early morning and all day long the soun.d of the sportsman's gun was still to be heard on the hills, though the grouse were now getting wild, the glorious twelfth being long since past. The Indian Mutiny is a compelling non-fiction recounting of the rebellion of much of the East India Company's indian soldiers against their British officers, colonial officials and their families in India.

Known as the first independence war by the Indians, this book is told with an emphasis on what happened to the British in the "Mutiny".5/5(1). Apr 15,  · In his superb short history of the Indian army, which shocked public opinion “at home” as much as the mutiny itself.

Hibbert’s book is the best short account of those terrible months. The Indian Rebellion of began as a mutiny of sepoys of the East India Company's army on 10 Mayin the town of Meerut, and soon escalated into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, northern Madhya Pradesh, and the Delhi region.

[3]. I think the statement, "The rebellion is also known as the Indian Mutiny, Great Rebellion, Sepoy Mutiny, Revolt ofand predominantly in India, First War of Independence (with link to the (term) page)" is a fair description of the current usage of the term.

Fowler&fowler «Talk»14 March (UTC) Oh give me a break. Jan 13,  · Gautam Chakravarty explores representations of the event which has become known in the British imagination as the 'Indian Mutiny' of in British popular fiction and historiography.

Drawing on a wide range of primary sources including diaries, autobiographies and state papers, Chakravarty shows how narratives of the rebellion were inflected by the concerns of colonial policy and by the 5/5(1).

BALL’S HISTORY OF THE INDIAN MUTINY, ILLUSTRATED WITH BATTLE SCENES, PORTRAITS AND VIEWS OF INDIA. BALL, Charles. The History of the Indian Mutiny: Giving a Detailed Account of the Sepoy Insurrection in India.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Jan 17,  · EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags). The Indian Rebellion of is also called the Indian Mutiny, the Sepoy Mutiny, North India's First War of Independence or North India's first struggle for began on 10 May at Meerut, as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army.

Sepoys in the Presidency of Bengal revolted against their British Rebellion stopped, End of the Mughal. India - India - The mutiny and great revolt of – When soldiers of the Bengal army mutinied in Meerut on May 10,tension had been growing for some time. The immediate cause of military disaffection was the deployment of the new breech-loading Enfield rifle, the cartridge of which was purportedly greased with pork and beef fat.

Hibbert's book, although short on the factors of the the causes of the Mutiny, gives a good view from the British point of view.

He is hampered by the fact that most of the Indian view was written AFTER and the lack of contempory mutineer by: Indian Mutiny (–58) Large-scale uprising against British rule.

It is known in India as the first war of independence. It began (May 10, ) at Meerut as a mutiny among 35, Indian troops (sepoys) in the Bengal army. The immediate cause was the introduction of cartridges lubricated with the fat of cows and pigs, a practice offensive to.

Nov 11,  · The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty, Delhi by William Dalrymple. pp, Bloomsbury, £ History written by Britons has not been kind Author: Geoffrey Moorhouse.

On the 24 AprilColonel Carmichael Smyth held a parade of the ninety skirmishers of the 3rd Light Cavalry of the Bengal Army at Meerut, some 30 miles from Delhi. The disastrous events that followed sparked an almost wholesale mutiny of the Honourable East India Company's Bengal Native Army.

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The Indian Mutiny - Vol III: Selections from Letters, Despatches and Other State Papers by G.W. Forrest The Life of Hodson of Hodson's Horse by Lionel J. Trotter The life of John Nicholson, soldier and administrator; based on private and hitherto unpublished documents by Lionel J.

Trotter. Indian Mutiny is one such event that attracts people who are connected and even those who are not, just for the curiosity of what happened and how. The bloodiest battles were fought during its course and the uprising took away unaccounted lives of both British and excerptise: a book unexamined is wasting trees The Indian Mutiny Gregory Fremont- Barnes.

Barnes, Gregory Fremont-; The Indian Mutiny Osprey Publishing,96 pages.Jun 25,  · The Sepoy Mutiny was a violent and very bloody uprising against British rule in India in It is also known by other names: the Indian Mutiny.