The Imperial Gazetteer of India, Volume 6

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Trübner & Company, 1886

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OCLC Number: 2832270
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Volume VI

Contents

The Forest Department 522 524528
522
Irrigation its Function in India 528
528
In Madras Mysore Central Provinces 535537
535
History of previous Famines 1769 to 1876 511
542
The Aryans in Ancient India 75131 Agriculture and Products 482544
544
Assisted and Native State Railways 548
548
The Greeks in India
555
Scythic Inroads into India 174190 Arts and Manufactures 598617
598
Carpets and Rugs Processes of Manufacture 604
604
European Industries Steam Cotton Mills 610612
610
Brewing Papermaking Leather etc 616
616
Rise of Hinduism
618
Troubles of the Ancient Indian Church
620
The Four Great Coal Fields Future of Indian Coal
622
Christianity in India
631
The Lower Himalayas Siwáliks Salt Range
637
The Mughal Empire
652
Bison and Buffalo
658
The Maráthá Power
665
Tables of Birth and Death Rates 676679
675
Health of the Native Army Causes of Mortality 682684
682
Area Towns and Villages Houses Population
689
NonAsiatic Population of British India classified
695
INDEX 705747
705
Silk Area of Bengal Silk Statistics
706
Aryan Civilisation in the Veda
707
The District Officers their Duties
711
His Forest Life Temptation and Teachings
712
Extinction of the Nestorian Church
714
Fourfold Division of Modern Indian Trade
716
Hastings Policy towards Native Powers
723
Decay and Persecution ? of Buddhism
724
The English in Bengal 16341696 380
725
their Literature
726
592
727
Southern Plateau Anamalai Hills Coast Strip
733
Aryan Languages of Northern India Sanskrit 334 335
737
2328
739
BRITISH ADMINISTRATION OF INDIA
741
511 512
742
Sunspot Cycles
743

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Page 368 - The increase of our revenue is the subject of our care, as much as our trade : — 'tis that must maintain our force, when twenty accidents may interrupt our trade: 'tis that must make us a nation in India...
Page 123 - Wouldst thou the young year's blossoms and the fruits of its decline, And all by which the soul is charmed, enraptured, feasted, fed, Wouldst thou the earth and heaven itself in one sole name combine ? I name thee, O Sakuntala,- and all at once is) said.
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