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By G. A. Henty

ISBN-10: 1374916226

ISBN-13: 9781374916227

ISBN-10: 1515202194

ISBN-13: 9781515202196

ISBN-10: 1776667093

ISBN-13: 9781776667093

100 years in the past the guideline of the British in India used to be basically in part verified. The robust Mahrattas have been unsubdued, and with their ability in intrigue, and nice army strength, they have been exceptionally harmful. the tale of "At the purpose of the Bayonet" starts with the try and triumph over this strong humans. Harry Lindsay, an child while his mom and dad have been killed, was once stored by way of his Mahratta ayah, who carried him to her personal humans and taken him up as a local. She taught him as 'best she may well, and, having informed him his parentage, despatched him to Bombay to be proficient. At 16 he acquired a fee within the English military, and his wisdom of the Mahrattatongue mixed together with his skill and bravado enabled him to render nice carrier within the Mahratta struggle, and carried him, via many frightful perils by way of land and sea, to excessive rank. (This booklet is Illustrated)

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