Editors. "Dupleix negotiates with the British but insists on being ruler of the Carnatic". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17608, accessed 23 August 2014.]
Marquis Dupleix, Governor-General of French colonial possessions in India, holds a conference at Sadras with British representatives in an attempt to find a diplomatic settlement to their conflicts. However, he insists on being recognised as ruler of the Carnatic region.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.