Excerpt From A Vindication Of The Character And Administration Of Sir Thomas Rumbold, Bart , Governor Of Madras In 1778 1780 From The Misrepresentations Of Colonel Wilks, Mr Mill, And Other Historians Of British India Including An Examination Of Mr Hastings Relations With Sir Thomas RumboldThe Vindication Contained In This Volume Has A Remarkable And Pathetic History.The Late Sir Thomas Rumbold, Who Died In 1791, Was The Father Of A Large Family His Youngest Daughter, The Author Of This Vindication, Died, A Year Ago Last January, At An Advanced Age, Leaving Behind Her The Substance Of The Following Pages What Was Needed Was, That They Should Be Arranged And Edited And Circumstances Left The Editor No Option But To Undertake The Work, Although He Did So With The Greatest Reluctance, Because Of The Severe Pressure Upon Him Of Other Duties, And Because He Was Destitute Of The Preliminary Knowledge As To The Details Of The History Of British India In The Last Century, Which The Task Of Editing Miss Rumbold S Papers Demanded.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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- A Vindication of the Character and Administration of Sir Thomas Rumbold, Bart;, Governor of Madras in 1778-1780
- Elizabeth Ann Rumbold
- 21 March 2019 Elizabeth Ann Rumbold