Resources and Techniques the Second Maratha War

  title={Resources and Techniques the Second Maratha War},
  author={John Pemble},
  journal={The Historical Journal},
  pages={375 - 404}
  • John Pemble
  • Published 1 June 1976
  • History
  • The Historical Journal
At the beginning of the nineteenth century the Marathas and the British confronted each other in India like two finalists after a series of elimination bouts. The East India Company had reduced the native princesBengal and the Carnatic to ciphers, crushed Mysore and emasculated Oudh and Hyberabad. The Marathas, under the leadership of the Sindia dynasty, of Ujjain, had extinguished the last pretensions of the Mughal emperor and reduced the Rajput states to surly submission. The defeat of Sindia… 
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