The Mysore Wars

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HAIDAR ALI AND TIPU SULTAN AND THE STRUGGLE WITH THE MUSALMAN POWERS OF THE SOUTH
BY
LEWIN B. BOWRING, C.S.I.
FORMERLY CHIEF COMMISSIONER OF MYSORE
1st published 1893
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Armies of the Wars in India by Paul D. Stevenson

Armies of the Wars in India: The British Army by Paul D. Stevenson

Armies of the Wars in India: Part IV The Mysoreans by Paul D. Stevenson

A narrative of the campaign in India which terminated the war with Tippoo Sultan, in 1792. by Major Alexander Dirom, 1793.

Portrait of Muhammad Ali Khan, Nawab of Arcot and the Carnatic, 1770, by Tilly Keitle

Drawing of Mangalore fort after it was taken by the British in 1783

‘The Reception of the Mysorean Hostage Princes by Marquis Cornwallis’, 1792, by Robert Home. National Army Museum in Chelsea, London

Soldier of Tipu Sultan of Mysore armed with a flintlock musket
Bombay Grenadier, Sepoy 1800 by Jack Cassin-Scott

A Tiger Cannon of Tipu Sultan,
Cast in 1790-1 AD

Tipu's Bayonet

Tipu Sultan's Fabric Helmet, Mysore, late 18th century. Victoria and Albert Museum, 3518(IS).

'Visit to Royal Armouries (UK) Part 5 – Tipu Sultan & Mysore' by Akaal Arms

Charles Gold's Oriental Drawings, 1806
    Including Mysore Regular Infantry,  Sepoys of the Madras Establishment,
    Officers and Private of the Gun Lascar Corps, Madras Establishment,
    A Naigue of the Bombay Grenadier Battalion
    and infantry & cavalry in front of Tipoo's Palace.

Selected illustrations from "Oriental Memoirs" by James Forbes (1749-1819), published 1813

Sepoys of Madras, Bengal and Bombay, c.1816 after Fitzclarence

Handcoloured engravings by Frederic Shoberl from his work 'The World in Miniature: Hindoostan', 1820s


Maps
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Portraits
HaidaraliInDurbar_Thumb.jpg HaidarAliYoungerYears_Thumb.jpg TipuSultan1790_Thumb.jpg TipuSultanByMauzaisse_Thumb.jpg Tipu_Sultan_BL_Thumb.jpg



Index of Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers



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