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A history of the British conquest of Afghanistan and Western India, 1838 to 1849

Wallis, Frank H.

A history of the British conquest of Afghanistan and Western India, 1838 to 1849

by Wallis, Frank H.

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imperialism -- History -- 19th century,
  • Afghanistan -- Colonization -- History,
  • Sindh (Pakistan) -- Colonization -- History,
  • Gwalior (India) -- Colonization -- History,
  • Punjab (India) -- Colonization -- History,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Asia -- History -- 19th century,
  • Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 19th century,
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947,
  • Afghanistan -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century,
  • India -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrank H. Wallis ; with a foreword by Matthew A. Cook.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS361 .W35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 358 p. ;
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24061675M
    ISBN 100773446753
    ISBN 109780773446755
    LC Control Number2009028138

    Outram, James Rough Notes of the Campaign in Sinde and Affghanistan, in These extracts from the personal journal of Sir James Outram (), which he kept while serving with the 23rd Regiment in the British Army of the Indus, describe the British campaigns in Sindh and Afghanistan in Pre-Islamic history. Herodotus in BCE describes the Paraitakenoi as a tribe ruled by Deiokes, a Persian king, in north-western Persia (History I). Arrian describes how Alexander the Great encountered the Pareitakai in Bactria and Sogdiana, and had them conquered by Craterus (Anabasis Alexandrou IV). The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea (1st century CE) describes the .

    Ethnic Groups and Races of Afghanistan. Political History of Afghanistan upto Ahmad Shah Abdali. Ahmad Shah Abdali and the Emergence of Modern Afghanistan. Dost Mohammad Khan, Accession and Consolidation of power. British and Russian interest in the Region. (Great Game). First Anglo-Afghan War. (). Causes, Events and Results. Amir Sher File Size: KB. Folksonomy: A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy.

      The India Office Records are the repository of the archives of the East India Company (), the Board of Control or Board of Commissioners for the Affairs of India (), the India Office (), the Burma Office (), and a number of related British agencies : Brandon J. Miliate. For more than years, from the 18th to the 20th centuries, the British ruled India's millions with indigenous levies - Indian soldiers led by British officers and supported by British units. In , a large portion of that army revolted, and smaller mutinies occurred throughout the years more often than the British liked to acknowledge.


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His books include 1.) A History of the British Conquest of Afghanistan and Western India, (); 2.) Iraq causes and consequences of an imperial expedition (). Once upon a time he published a book on anti-Catholicism in Victorian Britain. The First Anglo-Afghan War (Pashto: د برتانیه افغانستان جنګ, also known by the British as the Disaster in Afghanistan) was fought between the British East India Company and the Emirate of Afghanistan from to Initially, the British successfully intervened in a succession dispute between emir Dost Mohammad and former emir Shah Shujah (), whom they installed upon Location: Afghanistan.

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frontier of India and the fear of a Russian invasion, through India, into Central Asia. In Britain invaded Afghanistan and occupied Kabul in In the Afghans in Kabul rose in revolt and the British were forced to retreat through the Khyber pass to India.

The retreat and massacre of the total British garrison wasFile Size: KB.They were used by the British to subjugate India and to fight the wars of conquest against Afghanistan, Burma and other neighbouring states.

However, the Sepoys shared the general discontent of the Indian people with the colonial regime and took part in the national liberation insurrection in India in the Boers leave the Cape colony, defeat the Zulus at the battle of Blood River and found the Natal colony (the "Great Trek") the ticket is introduced to ride trains: British troops are defeated in Afghanistan: A Chinese attempt at suppressing the illicit British trade in opium causes the Opium war.