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advance Afghan allies arms army arrived artillery attack attempt battle Bengal body British brought Burmese Cabul Calcutta called camp capital Captain carried cavalry chiefs Clive close coast Colonel column command Company Company's continued council Court detachment Directors dominions empire enemy English European field fire followed force fort French given governor governor-general ground guns hands Hastings Herat horse immediately India infantry joined Khan killed land letter Lord loss Madras Mahrattas Major means miles military month moved nabob native nearly never night officers party pass peace Persian position possession present prince rajah reached received regiment remained resident retreat returned river sent sepoys Shah ships Sikhs Sir John soldiers soon strong success taken territories tion Tippoo took town treaty troops Wellesley whole wounded
Pagina 617 - ... interference in the internal administration of the Lahore State ; but in all cases or questions which may be referred to the British Government, the Governor-General will give the aid of his advice and good offices for the furtherance of the interests of the Lahore Government. Article 16. — The subjects of either State shall, on visiting the territories of the other, be on the footing of the subjects of the most favoured nation.
Pagina 330 - ... Magistrates, Judges, Ambassadors, and Governors of provinces, in all the complicated and extensive relations of those sacred trusts and exalted stations, and under peculiar circumstances, which greatly enhance the solemnity of every public obligation, and aggravate the difficulty of every public charge.
Pagina 591 - ... discharge of this duty, which they owe to the protecting power, will find their interests promoted thereby ; and those who take a contrary course will be treated as enemies to the British Government, and will be punished accordingly. " The inhabitants of all the territories on the left bank of the...
Pagina 496 - The good and faithful ally of the British government, his majesty the King of Siam, having taken a part in the present war, will, to the fullest extent, as far as regards his majesty and his subjects, be included in the above treaty.
Pagina 132 - I do not trust to Mr. Francis's promises of candour, convinced that he is incapable of it. I judge of his public conduct by his private, which I have found to be void of truth and honour.
Pagina 616 - Article shall not interfere with the passage of boats belonging to the Lahore Government on the said rivers, for the purposes of traffic or the conveyance of passengers up and down their course. Regarding the ferries between the two countries respectively, at the several ghats of the said rivers, it is agreed that the British Government, after defraying all the expenses of management and establishments, shall account to the Lahore Government for one-half of the net profits of the ferry collections....
Pagina 612 - Governor-General for the purpose of " effectually protecting the " British Provinces, for vindicating the authority of the British " Government, and for punishing the violators of treaties and the " disturbers of the public peace.
Pagina 178 - Control was to be composed of six commissioners, all members of the privy council, chosen by the king, of whom the chancellor of the Exchequer, and one of the principal secretaries of state, were to be two...
Pagina 471 - ... two men. As it is not the Burmese system to relieve their troops in making these approaches, each hole contained a sufficient supply of rice, water, and even fuel for its inmates ; and under the excavated bank, a bed of straw or brushwood was prepared, in which one man could...
Pagina 304 - In respect to the operations of a corps in the situation of Monson's, they must be decided and quick ; and in all retreats, it must be recollected that they are safe and easy, in proportion to the number of attacks made by the retreating corps. But attention to the foregoing observations will, I hope, prevent a British corps from retreating.