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  1. Cynical

    The Tigress of Mysore

    This book is the fourteenth in the Matthew Hervey series which charts the career of a cavalry officer in the Napoleonic and post Napoleonic era. This one finds Matthew commanding his regiment, the 6th Light Dragoons, in India in 1834. That itself is an interesting historical period as the East...
  2. Auld-Yin

    The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company

    Review: by Metellus Cimber II First published in 2019, this fascinating book somehow escaped the vigilance of the ARRSE book review team until now. Running to 522 well-written pages, it is an ideal Covid-19 book; enjoyable as well as instructive. In Salman Rushdie's words, William Dalrymple is...