We wrap up the story of the East India Company in India as the next installment of the Opium Wars series.  A global war between Britain and France pulls the merchant companies into a battle over the supremacy and conquest of India.  The Mughal Empire is struggling to maintain their dominance.  Ambition and greed will lead to the ultimate betrayal.

  • Carnatic Wars
  • Joseph Dupleix
  • Robert Clive
  • Seige of Arcot
  • Black Hole of Calcutta
  • Battle of Plassey
  • Siraj Ud-Daulah

Map of India

Map of India

Fort St George on the Coromandel Coast.

East India Company Ships in Fort William, Calcutta

Joseph Dupleix defense of the Siege of Pondicherry against English forces

Artist depiction of Peacock Throne when Dehli was sacked by Nadir Shah from Persia in 1739

Battle of Plassey

Map of Battle of Plassey

Representation of Armor War Elephant

Muhammad Ali Khan – Nawab of Arcot

The East Offering its Riches to Britannia by Roma Spiridone