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Shore, John, first Baron Teignmouth (1751-1834), governor-general of Bengal and founder and first president of the British and Foreign Bible Society

Ainslie T. Embree

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/25452

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Bengal, 1769-1785 | England, 1785-1786 | Revenue reform | England, 1790-1792 | Governor-general, 1793-1798 | President of the British and Foreign Bible Society, 1798-1834 | Assessment

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Subjects: biography ; history

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