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Guide to the Revolts of 1857 in Colonial India

The Mutiny 1857-9

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Guide to 1857 Rebellion

There is no standard name for this historical event, which has variously been characterized as an "Indian" or "Sepoy Mutiny," "India's First War of Independence," the "Sepoy Rebellion," etc. You are encouraged to make use of a wide variety of keyword terms in searching for both primary and secondary resources. See the list of suggest Library of Congress subject headings under the Articles/Books tab.

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