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The Indian Mutiny of 1857 By George Bruce Malleson
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Colonel G.B. Malleson’s definitive history of the mutiny against British rule in India is more than just a narrative of the dreadful events of 1857 and the insanity of colonialism, but also... More > provides now-suppressed insights into race, racial psychology and the true causes of interracial conflict. Using official documents, personal letters and private journals of those involved, Malleson tells the story of the massacre of the Europeans at Cawnpore, the siege of Delhi and the final relief of Lucknow. The real value of this work, however, lies in his description of race as a factor in the creation of the British Empire and the ultimate incompatibility of European culture and civilization with that of the Third World. As Malleson wrote: “It was a question of race. This race of ours has been gifted by Providence with the qualities of manliness, of endurance, of a resolution which never flags . . . The determining cause of the Mutiny of 1857 was the attempt to force Western ideas upon an Eastern people.”< Less
The Indian Mutiny of 1857 By George Bruce Malleson
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Colonel G.B. Malleson’s definitive history of the mutiny against British rule in India is more than just a narrative of the dreadful events of 1857 and the insanity of colonialism, but also... More > provides now-suppressed insights into race, racial psychology and the true causes of interracial conflict. Using official documents, personal letters and private journals of those involved, Malleson tells the story of the massacre of the Europeans at Cawnpore, the siege of Delhi and the final relief of Lucknow. The real value of this work, however, lies in his description of race as a factor in the creation of the British Empire and the ultimate incompatibility of European culture and civilization with that of the Third World. As Malleson wrote: “It was a question of race. This race of ours has been gifted by Providence with the qualities of manliness, of endurance, of a resolution which never flags . . . The determining cause of the Mutiny of 1857 was the attempt to force Western ideas upon an Eastern people.”< Less
On the Face of the Waters: A Tale of the Mutiny By Flora Annie Steel
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On the Face of the Waters: A Tale of the Mutiny was published in 1897 by Flora Annie Steel. She was an English writer. She was the daughter of George Webster. In 1867 she married Henry William... More > Steel, a member of the Indian civil service, and for the next twenty-two years lived in India, chiefly in the Punjab, with which most of her books are connected. This book has 6 books in one< Less
Donald Featherstone's MacDonald of the 42nd By John Curry
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Hector MacDonald was fourteen when he ran away to join the Black Watch, the famous 42nd Highland Regiment. From service in the Crimean War, where he was wounded , to the Indian Mutiny, and then... More > through a whole array of other assignments, MacDonald saw more service than most. Based on a single letter found in Bristol’s Docks, Donald Featherstone has written an imaginative reconstruction of the outstanding soldier’s life. From the extensive contemporary accounts of the Regiment and histories of the Army, Donald Featherstone has reconstructed the life of a Highlander in the mid-nineteenth century. Using the archives of the Black Watch Regimental Museum and his unique access to key British military historians, Featherstone has found a wealth of period detail. Hector MacDonald was a real soldier and the actions in this book are real, his story is in many ways representative of the Victorian soldier who founded an empire by feat of arms. Further details about the project can be found at: www.wargaming.co< Less
Blackwell's Run By Troy D. Smith
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The Blackwell Series - Max Blackwell is a Sergeant in the US Calvary. Then Company C is assigned a new Lieutenant - one interested only in glory and following his personal vision. After watching many... More > of his men die due to the commanding officer's disregard of rules and common sense, will Blackwell agree to a mutiny? And if so, what will the long-term results be?< Less
Govindapur, 1857 By Raj Patel
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Govindapur, 1857 is about how the Sepoy Mutiny (also called the Indian Rebellion) affects a peaceful, well-integrated community in colonial India, splitting James Byron, the British Resident, and his... More > assistant Hari Kumar apart while bringing together Byron’s half-Indian daughter Sonia Byron and Vijay Kumar, Hari's son who returns from England. Meantime, by killing two natives, Lt. Walsh of the British troop stationed near Govindapur catalyzes the transformation of Vijay’s old friends into rebels against British rule, forcing Vijay and Sonia to make a drastic decision.< Less
Govindapur, 1857 By Raj Patel
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Govindapur, 1857 is about how the Sepoy Mutiny (also called the Indian Rebellion) affects a peaceful, well-integrated community in colonial India, splitting James Byron, the British Resident, and his... More > assistant Hari Kumar apart while bringing together Byron’s half-Indian daughter Sonia Byron and Vijay Kumar, Hari's son who returns from England. Meantime, by killing two natives, Lt. Walsh of the British troop stationed near Govindapur catalyzes the transformation of Vijay’s old friends into rebels against British rule, forcing Vijay and Sonia to make a drastic decision. < Less
Defence of Cawnpore Ebook By The Indiaman Magazine
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The Defence of Cawnpore. Story of the defence of Cawnpore during the Indian Mutiny. Originally published 1858. 61 pages.
Defence of Cawnpore By The Indiaman Magazine, Lieutenant Colonel John Adyne C.B.
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The Defence of Cawnpore. The story of the defence of Cawnpore during the Indian Mutiny, originally published 1858. 61 pages.
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The Defence of Cawnpore. The story of the defence of Cawnpore during the Indian Mutiny, originally published 1858. 61 pages. Hardback Copy.