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Ramsay, James Andrew Broun, first marquess of Dalhousie (1812-1860), governor-general of India

David J. Howlett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/23088

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Education, politics, and marriage | President of the Board of Trade | Governor-general of India | Dalhousie's style of government in India | The lapse of Satara | The annexation of the Punjab | Consolidation and conciliation in the Punjab | The annexation of Pegu | Absorption of princely states within India | The annexation of Oudh | The material improvement of India | After India: retirement and death | Dalhousie's career assessed

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Subjects: biography ; history

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