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" the British Government would be guilty in the sight of God and man if it were any longer to aid in sustaining by its countenance an administration fraught with suffering to millions. "
Forty-one Years in India: From Subaltern to Commander-in-chief - Page 236
by Earl Frederick Sleigh Roberts Roberts - 1898 - 597 pages
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The Living Age, Volume 213

1897 - 986 pages
...much the same principle as coercive measures against the sultan of Turkey are called for — namely, that "the British government would be guilty In the...administration fraught with suffering to millions." Such a doctrine is always more soothing to the despoiler than to the despoiled. The natives regarded...
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The marquis of Dalhousie's administration of British India

Sir Edwin Arnold - India - 1865 - 410 pages
...Viceroy, Cap. XXIV. " have been exhausted in vain. I feel that the Government of India, which I represent, would be guilty in the sight of God and man, if it...any longer to aid in sustaining, by its countenance and power, an administration fraught with suffering to millions. For more than fifty years the British...
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The Garden of India: Or, Chapters on Oudh History and Affairs

Henry Crossley Irwin - Oudh - 1880 - 414 pages
...to S'lidat Ali. The letter concluded, after fervidly denouncing the existing misrule, and declaring that the British Government would be " guilty in the...any longer to aid in sustaining, by its countenance and power, an administration fraught with suffering to millions," and that the violated treaty of 1801...
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A Brief History of the Indian People

William Wilson Hunter - India - 1882 - 238 pages
...(afterwards Sir James) Outram, then Resident at the Court of Lucknow, to assume the administration of Oudh, on the ground that ' the British Government would...administration fraught with suffering to millions.' The proclamation was issued on the i3th February 1856. The King, Wajid Alf, bowed to irresistible force,...
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The Indian Empire: Its History, People and Products

William Wilson Hunter - India - 1882 - 582 pages
...of Lucknow, to assume the direct administration of Oudh, on the ground that ' the British Grounds of Government would be guilty in the sight of God and man if ^exa" it were any longer to aid in sustaining by its countenance an administration fraught with suffering...
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The Imperial Gazetteer of India, Volume 6

William Wilson Hunter - India - 1886 - 790 pages
...Outram, then Resident at the Court of Lucknow, to assume the direct Grounds of administration of Oudh, on the ground that 'the British Government would be...administration fraught with suffering to millions." The proclamation was issued on the i3th February 1856. The king, Wajid Ali, bowed to irresistible force,...
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History of India Under Queen Victoria from 1836 to 1880, Volume 1

Lionel James Trotter - India - 1886 - 526 pages
...!• Garden of India " ; Kaye ; Arnold. 320 India under Victoria. [1856. Government would be " gnilty in the sight of God and man, if it were any longer to aid in sustaining by its countenance and power an administration fraught with suffering to millions." The newtreaty which the King was bidden...
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The Indian Empire: Its Peoples, History, and Products

William Wilson Hunter - India - 1886 - 792 pages
...Lucknow, to assume the direct Grounds of administration of Oudh, on the ground that 'the British nmicxa- Government would be guilty in the sight of God and man if tlOH. ... . . it were any longer to aid in sustaining by its countenance an administration fraught...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 54

Literature - 1888 - 950 pages
...Lord Dalhousie carried out their perilous decision, declaring formally, as the ground of annexation, that " the British Government would be guilty, in...administration fraught with suffering to millions." Tha permanent aspects of the policy which received in this act its greatest historical expression,...
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The Marquess of Dalhousie

William Wilson Hunter - Governors - 1890 - 246 pages
...territories by Proclamation on the i,3th February, 1856, on the ground, to use Lord Dalhousie's words, that ' the British Government would be guilty in the...administration fraught with suffering to millions.' ' With this feeling on my mind,' he wrote devoutly in his private diary, 'and in humble reliance on...
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