Sentence Examples


  • Lord Clive quitted India for the third and last time in 1767.
  • A posthumous work, Life of Robert, Lord Clive, appeared in 1836.
  • In 1765, after the battle of Buxar, when the nawab of Oudh had been decisively defeated and Shah Alam, the Mogul emperor, was a suppliant in the British camp, Lord Clive was content to claim no acquisition of territory.
  • In 1765 Lord Clive obtained from the Mogul emperor Shah Alam a grant of the five Circars.
  • Calcutta was retaken by Clive and Admiral Watson on the 2nd of January 1757, and on the 23rd of June, Suraj-ud-Dowlah, routed at Plassey, fled to Rajmahal, where he was captured.
 

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