Battle of Panipat, 13 January 1761

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A drawing in the Faizabad style, 1770. This picture of the third battle of Panipat 1761 shows the Maratha forces entrenched with their backs to the town of Panipat. During a long stay they suffered badly from starvation. Ahmad Abdali is shown on the right, leading his forces.
British Library, London. From p176 The Mughal Emperors: And the Islamic Dynasties of India, Iran, and Central Asia by Francis Robinson.


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