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FROM THE COMPANY TO THE CANAL Mia Carter with Barbara Harlow VOLUME CONTENTS General Introduction. Volume Introduction. 1. Company to Canal 1757-1869 Introduction: "Adventure Capitalism: Mercantilism, Militarism, and the British East India Company." Historical Timeline. "List of the Governors and Governors-General of India." "List of the Newabs of Bengal." ustrations: Maps of India under Cornwallis (1792), Wellesley (1799), Hastings (1832), and Dalhousie (1856). G. A. (George Alfred) Henty. With Clive in India (n.d.). "Agreement Between the Nabob Nudjum-Ul-Dowlah and The Company, 12 August 1765." Anonymous. An Inquiry Into the Rights of the East India Company of Making War and Peace (1772). "East India Company Act, 1773." James Mill. "The Constitution of the East India Company" (1817). James Mill. "Letter to Durmont" (1819), from The Works of David Ricardo (1951-73). John Stuart Mill. Autobiography (1873). "Government of India Act, 1833." Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay. "A Speech, Delivered in the House of Commons on the 10th of July, 1833." Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay. "Lord Clive," Edinburgh Review January, 1840. by the East India Company (1857). Sir Arthur Wellesley. "Memorandum on Marquess Wellesley's Government of India" (1806). 11. Oriental Despotism Introduction: "Oriental Despotisms and Political Economies." Baron de Montesquieu. "Distinctive Properties of a despotic Government," from The S t of j2iri Laws (1746, English translation 1750), Book VIII, Section 19. Baron de Montesquieu. "Letters 1, 2, and 37," from Persian Letters (1721, English translation 1722). Adam Sn-dth. "America and the East Indies," from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776), Chapter VII, Part 3. Robert Orme. "Of the Government and People of Indostan," from Historical Fragments of th Mogul Empire (1782). John Stuart Mill. "The Principles of Political Economy" (1848). John Stuart Mill. "Considerations on Representative Government" (1861). Extract. Karl Marx. "On Imperialism in India," two letters to The New York Daily Tribune 25 June and 8 August 1853. 111. The Impeachment of Warren Hastings Introduction: "Warren Hastings: Naughty Nabob or National Hero?" Warren Hastings. "Warren Hastings to the Court of General Directors, 11 November 1773." Warren Hastings. Memoirs Relative to the State of India (1786). Selection. Edmund Burke. "Edmund Burke on the Impeachment of Warren Hastings, 15-19 February 1788." Illustration: "Weshninster Hall during the Trial of Warren Hastings" (1788). Fanny Burney. "Diary," February, 1788. Selections. Edmund Burke. "From the Third Day of Edmund Burke's Speech Opening the Impeachment, 18 February 1788." Warren Hastings. "From the Address of Warren Hastings in his Defense, 2 June 1791." Thomas Babington Macaulay. "Warren Hastings," Edinburgh Review October 1841. IV. The Case of Tipu Sultan Introduction: "Tipu Sultan: Oriental Despot or National Hero?" Illustration: "Portrait of Tippoo Sahib" (n.d.). G. A. Henty. "Descriptions of Tippoo," from The Tiggr of Mysore (189?). Major Diram. "Treaties of Peace, and Review of the Consequences of the War, from A Narrative of the CampaigLi in India which terminated the War with TiJ212oo Sultan in 1792 (1793). Selected letters between Tipu and Company Governors General (1798-1799). Wilkie Collins. "Prologue: The Storming of Seringapatarn 1799," from The Moonstone (1868). V. Orientalism Introduction: "Orientalism: The East as a Career." Mary Shelley. Frankenstein (1813/1831). Selections. Benjamin Disraeli. Sibyl, or the Two Nations (1845). Selection. G.W.F. Hegel. "India," The Philosophy of History (1899). William Jones. "A Discourse on the Institution of a Society for Inquiring into the History, Civil and Natural, the Antiquities, Arts, Sciences, and Literatures of Asia" (1784) [pamphlet]. Thomas Babington Macaulay. "Minute on Indian Education" (2 February 1835). Max Miffler. "The Aryan Section" (1876), from Transactions of the Second Session of the International Congiess of Orientalists VI. Laws and Orders Introduction: "Ordering'Chaos': Administering the Law." Robert Orme. "Of the Laws and justice of Indostan" (1782). Sir William Jones. "Institutes of Hindu Law: Or, the Ordinance of Menu" (1794). Lord Thomas Babington Macaulay. "Introductory Report upon the Indian Penal Code" (1837). VIL Thuggee/Thagi Introduction: "De-Crin-tinalizing the Landscape: Thugs and Poisoners." Illustration: "A Thug'Family Tree'" and "Map of Thug Depredations" (1836). Illustration (photo): "Thugs giving a demonstration of their methods of strangulation" (1855). Captain William H. Sleeman. "The Ramaseeana, or Vocabulary of the Thugs Language" (1839). Captain William H. Sleeman. The Thugs or Phansigars of India: History of the Rise and Progress (1839). Selection. Parlby, Fanny Parks. "A Kutcherry or Kadiahri," Chapter xiii, The Wandering5 of a Pilgrim in Search of the Picturesque (1850). Philip Meadows Taylor. Confessions of a Thug (1837). Selection. Captain William H. Sleeman. "Thug Approvers" (1833-35?). VIII. Suffee/Sati Introduction: "Sati/Suttee: Observances, Abolition, Observations." "Suttee," from Col. Henry Yule and A. C. Burnell. Hobson-jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases (1903). Bentinck's "Minute on Sati," November 8,1892. Sati Regulation, XVIL A.D. 1829 of the Bengal Code, December 4,1829. "Duties of a Faithful Widow," from Digest of Hindi Law. Translated from the original Sanscrit by H. T. Colebrooke, Esq. (n. d.). Petitions and Addresses on the Practice of Suttee (1818-1831). G.W.F. Hegel. On "Sati," from The Philosophy of History (1899). Charles Dickens. "death by fire of Miss Havisharn," from Great E.Xpectations chapter 49 (1861). Jules Verne. "Fog rescues a sati," from Around the World in Eighty Days chapter 12 (1873). Jingle advertising 'Maspero' Egyptian cigarettes. Ernest Renan. On "Suttee," excerpt from The Future of Science (1893). Flora Annie Steel. "The Reformer's Wife," from The Indian Scene (1933). IX The Indian Uprising/Sepoy Mutiny 1857-58 Introduction: "The'Asiatic Mystery': The Sepoy Mutiny, Rebellion, or Revolt. Chronology of Events. Rulers and Rebels: Some Major Figures, including selections from The Who's Who of Indian MarWs (1969-73). Selection. Illustrations: "Sepoys, 1757," Cassell's Illustrated Histo1y of India vol. 1, part 1 (1890); "Attack of the Mutineers on the Redan Battery at Lucknow, July 30,1857," Charles Ball's The Histo1y of the Indian Mutiny vol. II (n. d.). (Illustration: "The Asiatic Mystery, As Prepared by Sepoy D'Israeli," Punch August 8,1857. "Proclamation to the People of Oude on Its Annexation. February 1856," from J. J. MacLeod Innes's Lucknow and Oude in the Mu (1895). Sir Henry Lawrence. "Essay of 1843, Forecasting the Events of 1857," from J. J. MacLeod Innes's Lucknow and Oude in the Mutiny (1895). Rani Lakshmi Bai (The Rani of Jhansi). "Letters of Rani Lakslurd Bai" (1853-54). Hume Nisbet. "The Ranee's Fate," from The Queen's Desire: A Romance of the Indian Mutiny (1893). Charles Ball, "Me King of Oude's Manisfesto from the Delhi Gazette, September 29,1857, from Ball's The Histoxy of the Indian Mutty, vol. I[ (n.d.). Karl Marx. "The Revolt in India," "The Indian Question," "British Incomes in India," and "The Annexation of Oude,"July 17,1857-May 14,1858. Col. C. Chester. "Final Orders to the Musketry Schools," (April 1857), from John William Kaye's The History of the Sgpoy War in India, 1857-1858 (1880). Miscellaneous Documents: Including "The Chupatties" and "The Bone-Dust Story," from John William Kaye's The History of the Sgpoy War in India, 1857-1858 (1880). Act. No. XIV of 1857 (on the punishment of soldiers under Company rule), from John William Kaye's The Histojy of the Sgpoy War in India, 1857-1858 (1880). Charles Ball, "Sun-unary Justice," except from Ball's The HistojY of the Indian Mufiny vol. I (n-d,) Illustration: "Justice," Punch September 12,1857. Queen Victoria, et al. Miscellaneous correspondence on the Mutiny/Uprising, from Christopher Hilbert's QUeen Victoria: in Her Letters and Tournals (1985) and The Letters of Queen Victoria: A Selection from Her Ma.jesW's Corre pondence Between the Years 1837 and 1861 vol. 111 (1907). Anonymous, "How to Make an Indian Pickle," Punch August 15,1857. Illustration: "The British Lion's Vengeance on the Bengal Tiger," Punch August 22,1857. Bolanauth-Chunder, (attributed to), "The Punishment of Allahabad, Edited by a Government Secretary," from John William Kaye's The History of the Sel2oy War in India, 18571858 (1880). "Pity for the Poor Sepoys!" Punch October 10, 1857. Rev. J. Johnson Walsh. Selections from A Memorial of the Futtehgurh Mission and He Maqyred Missionaries, with some remarks on the MufiU in India (1859). ,---Illustration: "The Execution of John Company," Punch August 15,1857. Anonymous. "England's Great Mission to India" and "In. Connection with the Eurasians and the Anglo-Indians," from The GuiIjy Men of 1857: The Failure of England's Great Mission in india (1879). Henry Gilbert. Chapter one, "Doubts and Forbodings," and chapter two, "What the Native Thought," from The Stojy of the Indian MRfiny (n. d.). Rudyard Kipling. "Me Grave of the Hundred Head," from The Works of Rudyard Wjjn&_ Dtpartmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack Room Ballads (1899). Alfred Tennyson. "The Defense of Lucknow" (1879) and "English War Song" (n. d.). M. B. Synge. "The Indian Mutiny," from The Great Victorian Age for Children (1908). X. The Suez Canal: The Gala Opening Introduction: "Spectacular Suez: The Opening Gala of the Suez Canal." Illustration: "Opening of the Suez Canal at Port Said, Presence of the Imperial and Royal Visitors," London Daily Illustrated, Dec. 11, 1869. Illustration: "Opening of the Suez Canal: The Procession of Ships in the Canal," London Daily Illustrated Dec. 18, 1869. Guiseppe Verdi, et al. Miscellaneous Correspondence (1870). Baron Samuel Selig de Kusel. An Englishman's Recollections of E=t 1863 to 1887 (1915). Selection. XI. The Suez Canal: The Builder: Ferdinand De Lesseps Introduction: ... The Master Builder'and His Designs: Ferdinand De Lesseps." Illustration: "Ferdinand de Lesseps bestrides his canal" (n. d.). Timeline: Some Significant Events. Ferdinand De Lesseps. "Inquiry into the Opinions of the Commercial Classes of Great Britain on the Suez SI-dp Canal" (1857). Selection from pamphlet. Ferdinand De Lesseps. The Suez Canal: Letters and Documents Descri.12tive of Its Rise and Progress in 1854-56 (1876). Selection. Charles Frederic Moberly Bell. From Pharaoh to Fellah (1888). Selection. XII. The Suez Canal: The Canal and Its Consequences Introduction: "The Battlefield of the Future: The Canal and Its Consequences." Illustration: "A stretch of the Canal is hollowed out/The men who have hollowed it" (n. d.). Illustration: "From the Great Pyramid. (A bird's eye view of the Canal and its consequences.)," Punch Nov. 27,1869. Anonymous. "Latest--From the Sphinx," Punch Nov. 27,1869. Anonymous. "The Sultan's Complaint," Punch Dec. 18,1869. Ferdinand De Lesseps. "Report to His Highness the Viceroy of Egypt on the Fellah Workmen to be Employed by the Suez Company" (1856). Documents: "The Official Firman of Concession Granted by the Viceroy of Egypt Mohamed Said, to Ferdinand De Lesseps, 1854." "Charter of Concession and Book of Charges for the Construction and Working of the Suez Grand Maritime Canal and Dependencies" (Jan. 1856). "Agreement of February 22,1866, Determining the Final Terrns as Ratified by the Sublime Porte." Edward Dicey. "Why Not Purchase the Suez Canal?" The Nineteenth Centujy Aug. 1883. Charles Royle. "De Lesseps and the Canal," from The Egyptian Camj2aigLis 1881-1885 (1900). D. A Cameron. "The Suez Canal" (1898). Illustration: "Mos6 in Egitto!T' Punch Dec. 11, 1875. Lord Herbert Edward Cecil. "A Day on the Suez Canal (1905)," (1921). Illustration: "The Lion's Share," Punch February 26,1876. XIII. The Arabi Uprising Introduction: "The Arabi Uprising: 'Egypt for the Egyptians' or British Egypt." Chronology of Events. Viceroys and Khedives of Egypt/British Agents and Consuls General to Egypt. Illustration: "Hold On!" Punch June 10, 1882. Illustration: "The Neddy of the Nile," Punch June 24,1882. "De War in Egypt" (poem), Puck XI, 284, August 16,1882. W. E. Gladstone. "Aggression on Egypt and Freedom in the East," The Nineteenth Cgntga August 1887. Selection. Lord Cromer. "The Mutiny of the Egyptian Army," Modem E=t (1908). Arabi's Appeal to Gladstone. July 2, 1882. Illustration. "Rioters at Alexandria," Illustrated London News July 1, 1882. Illustration: "The Crisis in Egypt," Illustrated London News July 15,1882. E. M. Forster. "The Bombardment of Alexandria," from Alexandria: A Histojy and a Guide (with map). Wilfred Scawen Blunt. "The Arabi Trial," The Secret Histojy of the English Oc=ation o EgMt (1907). Illustration: "The Sublime--2Super!'" Punch September 16, 1882. Lady Gregory. Arabi and His Household (pamphlet). (1882). XIV. Pilgrims, Travelers, and Tourists Introduction: "Holy Lands and Secular Agendas." Lady Duff Gordon. "Cairo is the Real Arabian Nights," Letters from E=t 186 - 1869 (1865). Richard F. Burton. "Suez," Personal Narrative of a PilgLimage to Al-Madinah d Meccah (1855). Stanley Lane-Poole. The Stojy of Cairo. (1902). Charles M. Doughty. Travels in Arabia Deserta (1888). [Extract from chapter 11 [with map] Illustration: "Egyptian Native Types, " from The Story of the Cape to Cairo Railway and River Route. (n.d.) Itineraries from Programme of Arranrements for Visiting E=t, the Nile Sudan, Palestine and Syda. 1929-1930 Season.
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