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Unformatted text preview: British. • Many rebel Sepoy regiments disbanded and went home rather than fight. • Not all of the rebels accepted the return of the Moghuls. • The King of Delhi had no real control over the mutineers. • The revolt was largely limited to north and central India. Whilst risings occurred elsewhere they had little impact due to their limited nature. • A number of revolts occurred in areas not under British rule, and against native rulers, often as a result of local internal politics. • The revolt was fractured along religious, ethnic and regional lines...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course HIS 004C taught by Professor Margadant during the Winter '08 term at UC Davis.
- Winter '08