Reminiscences of the Great Mutiny 1857-59 Including the relief, siege, and capture of Lucknow, and the campaigns in Rohilcund and Oude
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Reminiscences of the Great Mutiny 1857-59 Including the relief, siege, and capture of Lucknow, and the campaigns in Rohilcund and Oude

By William Forbes-Mitchell
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  • REMINISCENCES
    • OF THE
  • GREAT MUTINY
    • 1857-59
      • INCLUDING THE RELIEF, SIEGE, AND CAPTURE OF LUCKNOW, AND THE CAMPAIGNS IN ROHILCUND AND OUDE
        • BY
      • BY
    • INCLUDING THE RELIEF, SIEGE, AND CAPTURE OF LUCKNOW, AND THE CAMPAIGNS IN ROHILCUND AND OUDE
      • BY
    • BY
    • WILLIAM FORBES-MITCHELL
      • LATE SERGEANT, NINETY-THIRD SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS
        • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1910
        • First Edition (Extra Crown 8vo) 1893. Reprinted 1894 Reprinted (Crown 8vo) 1895, 1897, 1904 Shilling Edition 1910
      • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1910
      • First Edition (Extra Crown 8vo) 1893. Reprinted 1894 Reprinted (Crown 8vo) 1895, 1897, 1904 Shilling Edition 1910
      • To the OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, AND MEN, STILL LIVING, OF THE OLD NINETY-THIRD SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS, AND TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL DURING THE MUTINY OR HAVE SINCE PASSED AWAY,
    • LATE SERGEANT, NINETY-THIRD SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS
      • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1910
      • First Edition (Extra Crown 8vo) 1893. Reprinted 1894 Reprinted (Crown 8vo) 1895, 1897, 1904 Shilling Edition 1910
    • MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON 1910
    • First Edition (Extra Crown 8vo) 1893. Reprinted 1894 Reprinted (Crown 8vo) 1895, 1897, 1904 Shilling Edition 1910
    • To the OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, AND MEN, STILL LIVING, OF THE OLD NINETY-THIRD SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS, AND TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL DURING THE MUTINY OR HAVE SINCE PASSED AWAY,
    • These Reminiscences
      • ARE RESPECTFULLY AND AFFECTIONATELY DEDICATED BY THEIR OLD SERVANT AND COMRADE,
    • ARE RESPECTFULLY AND AFFECTIONATELY DEDICATED BY THEIR OLD SERVANT AND COMRADE,
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CONTENTS
    • CHAPTER I
    • THE NINETY-THIRD—SAIL FOR CHINA—COUNTER-ORDERED TO CALCUTTA—ARRIVAL IN INDIA
      • FOOTNOTE:
    • FOOTNOTE:
    • CHAPTER II
    • MARCH UP COUNTRY—FUTTEHPORE—CAWNPORE
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER III
    • START FOR LUCKNOW—SIR COLIN—THE DILKOOSHÁ—MARTINIÈRE—SECUNDRABÂGH
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER IV
    • THE NINETY-THIRD—ANECDOTES OF THE SECUNDRABÂGH—GENERAL EWART—THE SHÂH NUJEEF
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER V
    • PERSONAL ANECDOTES—CAPTURE OF THE SHÂH NUJEEF—A FEARFUL EXPERIENCE
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VI
    • BREAKFAST UNDER DIFFICULTIES—LONG SHOTS—THE LITTLE DRUMMER—EVACUATION OF THE RESIDENCY BY THE GARRISON
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VII
    • BAGPIPES AT LUCKNOW—A BEWILDERED BÂBOO—THE FORCED MARCH TO CAWNPORE—OPIUM—WYNDHAM'S MISTAKE
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER VIII
    • ANECDOTES—ACTION WITH THE GWALIOR CONTINGENT—ITS DEFEAT—PURSUIT OF THE NÂN—BITHOOR—JOHN LANG AND JOTEE PERSHÂD
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER IX
    • HODSON OF HODSON'S HORSE—ACTION AT THE KÂLEE NUDDEE—FUTTEHGHUR
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER X
    • THE STRANGE STORY OF JAMIE GREEN
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XI
    • THE SIEGE OF LUCKNOW—SIR COLIN APPOINTED COLONEL OF THE NINETY-THIRD —ASSAULT ON THE MARTINIÈRE—A "RANK" JOKE.
    • CHAPTER XII
    • ASSAULT ON THE BEGUM'S KOTHEE—DEATH OF CAPTAIN M'DONALD—MAJOR HODSON WOUNDED—HIS DEATH
    • CHAPTER XIII
    • JUNG BAHÂDOOR—GUNPOWDER—THE MOHURRUM AT LUCKNOW—LOOT
      • FOOTNOTE:
    • FOOTNOTE:
    • CHAPTER XIV
    • AN UNGRATEFUL DUTY—CAPTAIN BURROUGHS—THE DILKOOSHÁ AGAIN—GENERAL WALPOLE AT ROOYAH—THE RÂMGUNGA.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • CHAPTER XV
    • BATTLE OF BAREILLY—GHÂZIS—A TERRIBLE ACCIDENT—HALT AT BAREILLY—ACTIONS OF POSGAON, RUSSOOLPORE, AND NOWRUNGABAD—REST AT LAST!
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX A
    • THE HISTORY OF THE MURDER OF MAJOR NEILL AT AUGUR IN 1887
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX B
    • EUROPEANS AMONG THE REBELS
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX C
    • A FEW WORDS ON SWORD-BLADES
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • FOOTNOTES:
    • APPENDIX D
    • THE OPIUM QUESTION
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