Volume I: PROCUREMENT AND DESIGN

Chapter 1

SMALLARMS PROCUREMENT BY THE EAST INDIA COMPANY 1600-1800

THE 17TH CENTURY, 1

THE EARLY 18TH CENTURY, 5

FOREIGN AND ILLICIT BRITISH ARMS TRADES TO INDIA, 8

QUANTITY VERSUS QUALITY, c1750-1800, 9

THE EAST INDIA COMPANY AND THE BOARD OF ORDNANCE, 29

CONCLUSION: THE COMPANY AND ITS SMALLARMS IN 1800, 33

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