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Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
...174 The Case of Tipu Sultan Tippoo Sahib at the Lines of Travancore (1789). In James Grant, ed., Cassell s Illustrated History of India, vol. 2, part 1 (New Delhi: Oriental Publishers and Dis- tributors, 1978). the fault of Lord Cornwallis retrieved by the energy and rmness of the Marquis...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-082
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-107
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... deeply. We have refused to give him the pension which we gave his adopted father, the Peishwa of Bithoor. I refer to Nana Sahib. He a ects to be our sincere friend, but my spies tell a di erent tale. If I am not greatly mistaken he is the centre of a deep plot which may wreck our Indian Empire. Believe...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-080
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... of the mutiny. General Havelock fought against Nana Sahib at Lucknow, which he re- claimed on his fourth attempt. Havelock was rewarded with a knighthood (the Order of the Bath) for rescuing Lucknow and was promoted to major- general; however, he died from dysentery before learning of his promotion. John Laird...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-064
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... and Sons, 1877). Excerpts from Confessions of a Thug philip meadows taylor chapter i The Thug s introduction to the reader, and an event in his history which determines his future career You ask me, Sahib, for an account of my life; my relation of it will be under- stood by you, as you are acquainted...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... up of themselves from the same well at the same time, and go to their several bearers. (To Sahib Khan) You are a Muslim? Yes; and the greater part of the Thugs of the South are Mussulmans. And you still marry, inherit, pray, eat and drink according to the Koran? And your Paradise...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-081
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
...400 Indian Uprising/Sepoy Mutiny one; her exploits on the battle eld and her renowned exotic beauty captured British imaginations. The Rani fought alongside Tatya Tope and Rao Sahib; she was mortally wounded at the battle of Gwalior. Excerpts from The Who s Who of Indian Martyrs Tatya Tope...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... from Delhi, an important military station with vast magazines and a rich treasury. It was held only by Sepoys and a mere handful of British soldiers. An old man of seventy- ve, Sir Hugh Wheeler, was in command. On June 4th the Sepoys revolted, secretly roused by Nana Sahib, a power- ful Hindu, who...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-108
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... it, and it was something in these words: The Kumpani came in 1757. Look for its end in a hundred years. For a hundred years have the sahibs ruled us and oppressed us Ay, ay added Shumshoodeen Khan, as he got up from his squatting position and swaggered away, the Mussulmans have a prophecy: Fire worship...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Book Chapter

By Tejaswini Niranjana
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009191-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0919-1
...- stani Music, httpswaratala.blogspot.hk/2007/04/ashok- ranade- dhrupad - represents.html. 20 Janaki Bakhle, Two Men and Music: Nationalism in the Making of an Indian Classical Tradition (New York: Oxford University Press, 2005). 21 Also pronounced as Khan Sahib or Khansaab. When people are speaking...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-094
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... and Mahomedan religions will be destroyed. If we live, what shall we do? You are the masters of the country. The Lord Sahib has given orders, which he has received from the Company, to all commanding o cers to destroy the reli- gion of the country. We know this, as all things are being bought up by Government...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-078
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... other words, vacant and would then annex the ruler s property and place it under Company protection (ownership) and administrative rule. Nana Sahib (Dhoondu Punt), an adopted Indian chief or Peshwa, like the Rani of Jhansi and other Indian rulers, struggled to reverse the British policies...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-063
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... introduction to the reader, and an event in his history which determines his future career You ask me, Sahib, for an account of my life; my relation of it will be under- stood by you, as you are acquainted with the peculiar habits of my country- men; and if, as you say, you intend it for the information...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... indignation which such crimes excite arises from a sentiment im- planted in man, on purpose to secure the punishment of serious criminals. Let us, Sir, in this, as in all other a airs, regard things rather than words p.s. Poor Nena Sahib! If he should be captured, and vengeful authori- ties cannot...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
.... The Company would declare the throne lapsedin other words, vacant and would then annex the ruler s property and place it under Company protection (ownership) and administrative rule. Nana Sahib (Dhoondu Punt), an adopted Indian chief or Peshwa, like the Rani of Jhansi and other Indian rulers, struggled...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-101
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... a airs, regard things rather than words p.s. Poor Nena Sahib! If he should be captured, and vengeful authori- ties cannot be prevailed on to spare him, might he not be allowed to expiate ...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009191-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0919-1
Book Chapter

By Saiba Varma
Published: 02 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1251-1
... chapters, corrected historical and historiographic wrongs, and shared jokes, insights, and poetry across long distances. On a fateful trip to Makh- doom sahib, Feroz Rather became a fellow musafir. Over the years, I have learned so much from Showkat Ahmed, Nosheen Ali, Mona Bhan, Parvaiz Bukhari, Sanobar...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-048
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
..., with a peon and badge at his heel Sir A. C. Lyall, The Old Pindaree 1873The pliable, plastic, receptive Baboo of Bengal eagerly avails himself of this system (of English education) partly from a servile wish to please the Sahib logue, and partly from a desire to obtain a Govern- ment appointmentFraser s Mag...