Contents

Introduction: Individuals and Peoples

Prologue: The Birth Of A Tribe

Part I: Another People’s War, 1818–1830 1. Difficult Negotiations 2. Attack and Counterattack 3. The Mouth of a Gun 4. A Champaign Country 5. The Return of the Pauri Devi. Reflection: Another People’s War

Part II: A New Grand Strategy, 1831–1837 6. The Genesis of Wilkinson’s System 7. Strategic Moves on the Ethnic Frontier 8. The Arrival of the Assistant 9. Poto Pingua’s Resistance

Part III: The Establishment Of The Estate, 1837–1842 10. Post-Conflict Reconstruction 11. Consolidation. Afterglow: A Complete History of Indian Birds

Part IV: Tickell’s Hodésum Articles Of 1840 12. The Rude Forefathers 13. The Hodésum Articles. Reflection: That Tickell Woman

Conclusion: A People In Their Own Land

Appendix: Impact of Tickell’s articles


NB: For an overview of all the subjects and persons treated, see the Index.