Around the World with General Grant: A Narrative of the Visit of General U.S. Grant, Ex-president of the United States, to Various Countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are Added Certain Conversations with General Grant on Questions Connected with American Politics and History, Part 1
American News Company, 1879 - 1262 pages
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Bhurtpoor — The Maharajah of Bhurtpoor - Akbar - Futtehpoor Sikra - DelhiThe
Mosque . CHAPTER XXVI . INDIA . . . . Lucknow — The East India Company -
The Mutiny - The Siege of Delhi - British Justice - Massacre of Sepoys . IN D IA .
INDIA . mon UR stay in Agra was short , but it would have been impossible to
have left India without seeing the Taj . This building is said to be the most
beautiful in the world . As we came into Agra in the early morning the familiar
lines of the ...
Indian hotel life is not the best way of seeing India , as most travelers . in passing
through the country are entertained in private houses , bungalows of the officials ,
mess quarters of the officers , or missionary stations . The Agra hotel seemed to ...
... through the bazaars . The professional story - tellers — the comedians of
Indian life — tell him stories , or read from the ... Prophecy , astrology , and omens
have a 1 C S 11 C . NATIVE MERCHANTS . meaning , and in anxious days ,
NATIVE MERCHANTS . meaning , and in anxious days , when there is peril or
mutiny in the land , sedition or treason will flash through India from bazaar to
bazaar . When we come to a new place our servants are always impatient until
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Initially released in two volumes, this work has been combined and abridged by historian Fellman. Young, the European correspondent for the New York Herald, joined the Civil Warrior's entourage as he ... Read full review