Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni (27 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "Clive defeats Dupleix at Arni". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17590, accessed 03 December 2016.]