Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni

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Historical Context Note

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.
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Editors. "Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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