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Men Without Hats : Dialogue, Discipline and Discontent in the Madras Army, 1806-1807

By: James W. Hoover

Price: $29.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200770

ISBN: 8173047251

Condition: New


Contents: Preface. Glossary. Map A. The Vellore crisis in South India, 1806-7. Map B: Vellore Fort, 9-10 July 1806. Introduction.1. The mutiny at Vellore--memory, ideology and history. 2. 'Our negative friendship'. 3. The Vellore mutiny. 4. Evidence and contested testimony. 5. Mysterious disturbances in Hyderabad. 6. 'The conspiracy has extended beyond all belief'. 7. The Faqir investigations. 8. 'The system of confidence'. 9. 'It was a hat and not a Turband'. Bibliography. Index. "The Sepoy mutiny at Vellore in 1806 was the last major threat to British rule in South India, but it ended sc... View more info