discontent with British administration in India led to numerous mutinies in 1857 and 1858; the revolt was put down after several battles and sieges (notably the siege at Lucknow)
- Finally, he saves his first master's life by stopping a bullet during the Indian Mutiny.
- Finally,he saves his first master's life by stopping a bullet during the Indian Mutiny.
- It was an era which saw Perry's opening of Japan, the Crimean War, the Indian mutiny, Russian czarist expansion to the Amur.
- During the defence of the Lucknow Residency in the Indian Mutiny of 1857, all kinds of unusual items were used to construct barricades.
- During the Indian Mutiny in 1857, British officers joined their men in looting Delhi after it had been captured in a bloodbath.
- A city of northern India on the Ganges River southeast of Delhi. During the Indian Mutiny,a disgruntled pension-seeker slaughtered the entire British garrison,including women and children(July1857). Population,1,481,879.