Results 1 – 16 of 24 by James Grant Duff and David Capen History of the Marathas. Translated from the English Original of Grant Duff by David Capon. James Grant Duff (8 July – 23 September ) was a British soldier and historian from Pratap Singh the Rajah was rescued from his captivity by the Maratha Peshwa, after the Battle notices are taken; James Grant Duff, History of the Mahrattas, 4 vols; Burke’s Landed Gentry; Aitcheson, Indian Treaties, volume iv. Volume: 3; Author: James Grant Duff; Category: Asia; Length: Pages; Year:
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Prasad Chavan marked it as to-read Aug 11, His father having died abouthis mother moved to Aberdeen, where he went to school, and to the Marischal College. In Duff participated as an ensign in the storming of Maliaha fortified stronghold of hietorywhere he displayed bravery.
History of the Mahrattas
Bhagyashree Nimbalkar marked it as to-read Jun 05, Other editions hlstory View all History nistory the Mahrattas Full view – Tushar marked it as to-read Oct 14, Prahlad added it Mar 19, JP Chandran rated it really liked it Dec 21, With a high opinion of his personal address, he generally failed where he attempted to exercise it ; and, in ebullitions of anger, to which he was prone, he frequently exposed what he most wished to conceal.
After completing the cadet training in Bombay, he joined the Bombay Yrant [ when? Gaurav more added it Jul 14, Page – October, he deliberately threw himself from a terrace in his palace, fractured two of his limbs, and was much wounded by the tube of a fountain on which he fell.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It was an hour of anxiety: Duff died on 23 Septemberleaving a daughter and two sons, of whom the elder, Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant DuffM. Page – October, their ffuns were yoked, their horses saddled, and their infantry in readiness. Sandeep Patil marked it as to-read Jan 31, Great to have it as it is out of print.
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Mahesh Andar rated it really liked it Jan 15, Vivek Nayak marked it as to-read Jul 20, Sandip marked it as to-read Nov 07, This intelligence was brought to Mr. Amit Yerunkar marked it as to-read Jun 26, The infantry then moved off, the cavalry being left on the ground with orders to follow in half an hour, and to send Maeathas Monson the earliest intelligence of Holkar’s motions.
Orders were at the same time issued to the governments of Madras and Bombay, and to the marwthas at Hyderabad, confirming the requisitions of Colonel Close for the assemblage of troops.
Kaustubh Kulkarni rated it liked it Oct 06, A must read if you are history buff and want to know what was happening in India during Mughal rule. Aditya Sundararajan marked it as to-read Apr 17, Note that volume 2 and volume 3 are to be read after this.
A History of the Mahrattas
The arrangements which he prescribed both for the etiquette of the Durbar and for the management of the revenue remained as he left them for many years.
During the long operations against the Peshwa Bajirao IIterminating in his overthrow, Grant took a considerable part, both in a civil and in a military capacity, attaining the rank of captain in his regiment.
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