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The Butcher of Amritsar : General Reginald Dyer

The Butcher of Amritsar : General Reginald Dyer

Author: N A Collett
Publisher: London ; New York : Hambledon Continuum, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

On 13 April 1919, General Reginald Dyer marched a squad of Indian soldiers into the Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar, and opened fire without warning on a crowd gathered to hear political speeches. This  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: R E H Dyer; R E H Dyer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N A Collett
ISBN: 1852855754 9781852855758
OCLC Number: 144809409
Description: 575 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Illustrations; Introduction; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; I. A Solder's Life; 1 Simla; 2 Cork and Sandhurst; 3 Ireland and Burma; 4 The Black Mountain; 5 The Relief of Chitral; 6 Staff College and the Mahsud; 7 Chakrata and Chungla Gully; 8 The Zakka Khel; 9 Hong Kong; 10 The First World War; 11 Sistan. 12 The Sarhadd; 13 Khwash; II. The Amritsar Massacre; 14 Abbottabad and Jullundur; 15 Amritsar; 16 The Jallianwala Bagh; 17 The Crawling Order; 18 Thal; 19 Dlahousie and Jamrud; 20 The Hunter Committee; 21 The Army Council; 22 Parliament; 23 Retirement; 24 Epilogue; Appendix; Glossary; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Nigel Collett.
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