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Letters written in a Mahratta camp during the year 1809, descriptive of the characters, manners, domestic habits, and religious ceremonies, of the Mahrattas

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Date: 1813

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Thomas Duer Broughton was sent to India as a cadet. He was actively engaged at the siege of Seringapatam in 1799 and afterwards was appointed the Commandant of the Cadet Corps, and in 1802 the Military Resident with the Mahattas. For a short time previous to the restoration of Java to the Dutch he held the command of that island.

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Tooley 114; Bobins I 225; Abbey Travel 443; Colas 454; Lipperheide 1480.

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Publisher: London : Printed for J. Murray

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English

Pages: 406

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Wellcome Collection

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ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-02-19

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