Maurice Hennessy

The Rajah from Tipperary
This novel follows the ascent of an Irishman as he travels from a penniless peasant to a Rajah who has carved out for himself a kingdom for himself in India. It is based on the true life story of George Thomas 1756?-1802 who was a highly regarded military leader who fought against the British Army until his capture and death in 1802.



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