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With Clive in India

G. A. Henty

With Clive in India

or, The beginnings of an empire.

by G. A. Henty

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while assisting the triumph of British influence in the Indian Empire.

      Edition Notes

      StatementWith full-page illus. by Gordon Browne.
      ContributionsBrowne, Gordon, 1858-1932, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H4 Wicl6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination398 p.
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5533017M
      LC Control Number67009150

      "By god, Mr. Chairman, at this moment I stand astonished at my own moderation." The year is The place, the House of Commons, London. The speaker is Robert, Lord Clive of India ().Author: Michael Olmert.   Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi. Book Number: Book Title: Clive of India Book Author: Minney, R. J. Book Language: English.

      Clive led the way with his Europeans, with the Sepoys supporting behind, and got across the rivulet with a loss of only four men. He waited on the other bank till he saw the Sepoys climbing up, and then again led the English on in advance towards the unfinished part of the entrenchment. Get this from a library! With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire. [G A Henty; Gordon Browne; Blackie & Son.] -- Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while .

      If you are going to read any book on the history of Lord Robert Clive this is the must have book. This seminal work is fascinating and is written in a way that is not apologetic or filled with adulation for Clive's achievements and motives/5.   An interesting and engaging biography of Clive, told with passion and verve. Harvey tells the story of Clive'ss humble beginnings and his campaigns in India, where he solidified the British presence into a real empire and became one of the greediest members of the greedy East India Company (of course, the House of Commons was well aware of his activities but Clive always got /5.


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Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive, KB, FRS (29 September – 22 November ), also known as Clive of India, Commander-in-Chief of British India, was a British military officer and East India Company official who established the military and political supremacy of the East India Born: 29 SeptemberStyche Hall, Market Drayton.

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