Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni (27 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


At the Battle of Arni in Tamil Nadu, a British force under Robert Clive defeats Dupleix's much larger French army, undermining French colonial ambitions in southern India.

Editors. "Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[, accessed 23 October 2016.]