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Memoir of the war in India

William Thorn

Memoir of the war in India

conducted by General Lord Lake, commander-in-chief, and Major-General Sir Arthur Wellesley, duke of Wellington; from its commencement in 1803, to its termination in 1806, on the banks of the Hyphasis ...

by William Thorn

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Published by T. Egerton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maratha War, 1803.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Major William Thorn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS475.3 .T49
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[iii]-xvi, 527 p.
    Number of Pages527
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6950555M
    LC Control Number05001727
    OCLC/WorldCa6141884


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