Losing America, conquering India : Lord Cornwallis and the remaking of the British Empire / Chaim M. Rosenberg.
Rosenberg, Chaim M. author.
|Format||Book and Print|
|Publication Info||Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, |
|Description||vii, 233 pages ; 26 cm|
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|Abstract||"On October 19, 1781, British general Charles Lord Cornwallis surrendered his army at Yorktown, ending the Revolutionary War. Emulating Cornwallis's sense of duty to king and country, they vigorously pursued the conquest of India, put down the 1798 Irish Rebellion, defended Canada, defeated the Dutch at the Cape of Good Hope, occupied Ceylon and battled Napoleon"-- Provided by publisher.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|ISBN||1476668124 paperback alkaline paper|
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