The British Troops in the Indian Mutiny 1857-59 by Michael Barthorp

By Michael Barthorp

Fourteen months after the Peace of Paris concluded the Crimean struggle, the British military used to be confronted with a drawback which might require a fair higher dedication of strength. placing down the Indian Mutiny will require years, over part the British military, and millions of East India corporation and constant locals. The EIC’s forces’ greater and more matured command constitution and more desirable rifle-fire prevailed opposed to the massed ranks of sepoys and their allies. the 3 significant operations that have been undertaken by way of the British are particular, as is the gown, apparatus and uniforms of the troops.

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