Chapter II

Mushirul Hasan

in Exploring the West

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780198063117
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080199 | DOI:
Chapter II

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The author describes the political state of affairs in India about the year 1810, humours respecting the new race of foreigners called the Faringees, Bheel robbers and the mode used to execute them, his visit to Baroda, his first rencontre with Faringees, his rite of circumcision, visit to Ujjain, his mother's second marriage, and the plunder of his stepfather's house by Sindhiah's soldiers.

Keywords: India; foreigners; Faringees; Bheel robbers; Baroda; circumcision; Ujjain; marriage; soldiers

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