Memoirs of a Griffin; Or, A Cadet's First Year in India

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W.H. Allen, 1880 - 373 sider
 

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Side 6 - CONTENTS. — Outward Bound. — The Old Times and the New. — Domestic Life. — Houses and Bungalows. — Indian Servants. — The Great Shoe Question. — The Garrison Hack. — The Long Bow in India. — Mrs. Dulcimer's Shipwreck. — A Traveller's Tale, told in a Dark Bungalow. — Punch in India.
Side 25 - Thirteen Years among the Wild Beasts of India ; their Haunts and Habits, from Personal Observation; with an account of the Modes of Capturing and Taming Wild Elephants. By GP SANDERSON, Officer in Charge of the Government Elephant Keddahs at Mysore. With 21 full page Illustrations and three Maps.
Side 21 - Text-Book on the Theory and Motion of Projectiles ; the History, Manufacture, and Explosive Force of Gunpowder ; the History of Small Arms. For Officers sent to School of Musketry. Is. 6d. Notes on Ammunition. 4th Edition. 1877.
Side 15 - Esq., MD, and partly by WILLIAM ERSKINE, Esq., with Notes and a Geographical and Historical Introduction, together with a Map of the Countries between the Oxus and Jaxartes, and a Memoir regarding its construction. By CHARLES WADDINOTON, of the East India Company's Engineers.
Side 13 - ITS RISE, PROGRESS, AND DECLINE. — Early History of the Native Army. — Deteriorating Influences. — The Sindh Mutinies. — The Punjaub Mutinies. Discipline of the Bengal Army. BOOK III. — THE OUTBREAK OF THE MUTINY. — Lord Canning and his Council. — The Oude Administration and the Persian War. — The Rising of the Storm. — The First Mutiny. — Progress of Mutiny. — Excitement in Upper India — Bursting of the Storm.
Side 6 - Quadrant und to Five Places of Decimals. Together with a Table of the lengths of each Degree of Latitude and corresponding Degree of Longitude from the Equator to the Poles ; with other Tables useful to the Surveyor and Engineer. Fourth Edition, thoroughly revised and corrected by the Author. Royal 8vo. 12s. London, 1876. Boulger (DC) History of China. By DEMETRIUS CHARLES BOULGEB, Author of " England and Russia in Central Asia,
Side 30 - Indian Wisdom. Or Examples of the Religious, Philosophical and Ethical Doctrines of the Hindus. With a brief History of the Chief Departments of Sanscrit Literature, and some account of the Past and Present Condition of India, Moral and Intellectual. By MONIER WILLIAMS, MA, Boden Professor of Sanscrit in in the University of Oxford.
Side 15 - Indian Code of Civil Procedure. In the Form of Questions and Answers. With Explanatory and Illustrative Notes.

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