Losing America Conquering India

On October 19, 1781, British general Charles Lord Cornwallis surrendered his army at Yorktown, effectively ending the Revolutionary War and conceding the independence of the United States of America.

Losing America  Conquering India

"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"--

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Losing America, Conquering India
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Chaim M. Rosenberg
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-01 - Publisher: McFarland

"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
Losing America, Conquering India
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Chaim M. Rosenberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-23 - Publisher: McFarland

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The International Harvester Company
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chaim M. Rosenberg
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-26 - Publisher: McFarland

Ancient farmers used draft animals for plowing but the heavy work of harvesting fell to the humans, using sickle and scythe. Change came in the mid-19th century when Cyrus Hall McCormick built the mechanical harvester. Though the McCormicks used their wealth to establish art collections and universities, battle disease, and
The Loyalist Conscience
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Chaim M. Rosenberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-22 - Publisher: McFarland

Freedom of speech was restricted during the Revolutionary War. In the great struggle for independence, those who remained loyal to the British crown were persecuted with loss of employment, eviction from their homes, heavy taxation, confiscation of property and imprisonment. Loyalist Americans from all walks of life were branded as
The Golden Book Magazine
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Authors: Chaim M. Rosenberg
Categories: History
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