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LONDON
LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO.
AND NEW YORK: 15 EAST 16th STREET

1890

All rights reserved.

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Ballantyne Press
BALLANTYNE, HANSON AND CO.

EDINBURGH AND LONDON

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CONTENTS

1 Fresh Negotiations between the

Western and German Powers

2 The

Ultimatum of February

1854

4 Unanswered by Russia

4 The Baltic Fleet

6 The Campaign on the Danube

6 Russia evacuates the Princi-

8 palities

9 The Expedition to the Crimea

decided on

10 The Expedition sails

The Battle of the Alna

II The Flank March

Menschikoff evacuates Sebastopol
12 Nachimoff, Korniloff, and Todle-

ben
14 The Assault postponed

The Bombardment of the 17th of

15 October

15 The Death of Korniloff

18 | The Strength of the allied Armies

19 The Strength of the Russian

Army

22 The Battle of Balaklava
23 The Charge of the Heavy Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade
24 The Battle of the 26th of October

The Battle of Inkerman
25 The altered Conditions of the

27 Campaign

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AFGHANISTAN, SCINDE, AND THE PUNJAB.

Lord W. Bentinck resigns 147 | The Treaty of the 26th June

Is temporarily succeeded by Met-

1838.

164

calfe

147 | The Proclamation of the ist of

The Press in India under wel

October 1838

165

lesley

148 The Siege of Herat raised

165

Under Hastings and Adam.

148 Scinde.

167

Silk Buckinghani's Case

149 Auckland's Treatment of Scinde :

168

Metcalfe and Macaulay establish The Conduct of the Ameers

171

a Free Press

149 The Advance of the Army

172

The Right of Appeal for English The Fall of Ghuznee

172

and Natives

150 The Unpopularity of the War in

Education

151 England

174

Lord Heytesbury made Governor- The Death of Runjeet Singh

General

152 The Russian Expedition to Khiva 175

The Whig' objection to the

The Surrender of Dost Mahommed 176

Appointment

152 Macnaghten and Cotton succeeded

Russian Influence in Persia .

by Burnes and Elphinstone 178

The Euphrates Route to India 154 The Cantonments

178

Lord Auckland made Governor- Retrenchments in Afghanistan 179

General

156 | The Rising of the end of November 180

Afghanistan

157 | The Murder of Burnes

181

Alexander Burnes

157 Spread of the Insurrection

182

The Siege of Herat

158 Fresh Disasters

183

Burnes at Cabul .

160 Macnaghten and Elphinstone 183

Vicovitch's Mission to Cabui

161 Pottinger in Kohistan .

184

Auckland at Simla

161 The Treaty of the 11th of December 185

His Decision to dethrone Dost

Macnaghten's Murder.

Mahonimed

162 The Treaty of the ist of January

Macnaghten's Mission to Lahore: 163 1842.

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