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Indian mutiny and beyond

Robert Shebbeare

Indian mutiny and beyond

the letters of Robbert Shebbeare VC

by Robert Shebbeare

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Published by Pen & Sword Military in Barnsley, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shebbeare, Robert -- Correspondence.,
  • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.,
  • India -- History -- Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858 -- Personal narratives, British.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-141) and index.

    Other titlesIndian mutiny & beyond
    Statementedited by Arthur Littlewood.
    GenreCorrespondence., Personal narratives, British.
    ContributionsLittlewood, Arthur.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS478 .S515 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 144 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18454507M
    ISBN 101844155749
    ISBN 109781844155743
    LC Control Number2008297096

    The horrific massacre of European men, women, and children during the Indian Mutiny represented the worst aspects of warfare and provoked fierce reprisals. Cawnpore, modern day Kanpur, in the mid 19th century was a strategically important garrison on the Grand Trunk Road.   Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst’s Indian Muslim Minorities and the Rebellion: Religion, Rebels, and Jihad explores how revolts in and in India profoundly shaped the conceptualization of Muslims as a distinct minority community in India and the broader conflation of Islam with violence in the British Empire. The events of and , which British officials referred to as .

    Mazumdar, Shaswati. Insurgent Sepoys. Europe views the Revolt of , New Delhi, Routledge, ISBN: Filipa Lowndes Vicente 1. 1 Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon. E-mail: [email protected] As happens with so many other conflicts in history, the event that is the central subject of this book an Indian armed resistance against British dominion has. The consequences, however, lasted over ninety years right up to the time of Indian independence in , and beyond. Like the causes, the consequences were political, economic, social and military in nature. Politically, the British government changed its entire administrative strategy for controlling India in the aftermath of the mutiny.

    The Royal Indian Navy revolt (also called the Royal Indian Navy mutiny or Bombay mutiny) encompasses a total strike and subsequent revolt by Indian sailors of the Royal Indian Navy on board ship and shore establishments at Bombay harbour on 18 February From the initial flashpoint in Bombay, the revolt spread and found support throughout British India, from Karachi to Calcutta, and. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. John William Kaye (Kaye, John William, Sir, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Kaye, John William, Sir, The Administration of the East India Company: A History of Indian Progress (London: R. Bentley, ) (multiple formats at ) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing.


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The subtitle of this delightful book of sketches is “The Ingredients of Social Life at ‘Our Station’ in India”. Captain Atkinson describes with a delicious wry touch the ramshackle routine. ‘This innovative book recasts the uprising through the lens of new imperial and global history.

Ranging across colonial contexts, it explores the imperial implications oftaking the story of the uprising outwards beyond empire, and connecting together Britain, India and empire in fascinating ways.'. The mutiny could not, as such, be called a general mutiny of the Indian Army.

HISTORICAL MISINTERPRETATION With the sepoys not having the overthrow of the East India Company's rule as their objective, leaders being positively selfish and treacherous playing a double game, it is a cruel misinterpreta- tion of history to call it a war of Indian. Buy Indian Mutiny & Beyond: The Letters of Robert Shebbeare VC illustrated edition by Arthur Littlewood, Arthur Littlewood (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Robert Shebbeare went out as a cadet to India at the age of seventeen. The Indian Rebellion of is also called the Indian Mutiny, the Sepoy Mutiny, India's First War of Independence or 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 officers. THE BATTLE OF THE BOOKS: AN INDIAN MUTINY HISTORIOGRAPHY PART ONE Harold E.

Raugh, Jr. Even before the last bullet of the Indian Mutiny had been fired; Indian rebel 4 Kaushik Roy, ed., The Uprising of Before and Beyond (New Delhi: Manohar, ), p.

INDIAN MUTINY HISTORIOGRAPHYthe 1 50th anniversary of the Mutiny. The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty: Delhi, continues Dalrymple’s love affair with Delhi. (Source: ) This work serves as an enduring example of Dalrymple’s love affair with Delhi and provides an in-depth account of Indian mutiny as well as the consequences.

Robert Shebbeare went out as a cadet to India at the age of seventeen and after a spell of ordinary regimental duties, he was caught up in the extraordinary and bloody events of the Indian Mutiny.

With fellow officers he managed to escape to Delhi, where he was attached to the Guides, and he took part in most of the action during the long hot.

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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.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 consequence of the mutiny was .A failed mutiny aboard the Middlesex occurred two weeks before HMS Bounty ' s final England departure, which included the lead mutineer of HMS Bounty Fletcher Christian's older brother Charles.; Mutiny aboard HMS Bounty, a mutiny aboard a British Royal Navy ship in that has been made famous by several books and films.; Quibéron mutinies were major mutinies in the French fleet in