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Chapter One The Burning Fuse
Chapter Two Delhi
List of Maps India 1857 endpapers 1 The city of Delhi before the siege
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Adjutant Allahabad arms arrived attack Barrackpore barracks Battalion Benares Bengal Bithoor boat Brigadier British brought bungalow cantonments Captain carriage Cawnpore Christian clothes Colonel commanding commenced Delhi Detachment enemy escape escort Europeans fire Foot Artillery Fyzabad garrison gate guard guns Gwalior havildar heard horse Indian irregular cavalry Jemadar Jhansie joined June killed Kurnaul leave Lieut Lieutenant Light Cavalry Light Field Battery Lucknow magazine Mahomedans Major marched massacre Meerut mem sahibs miles morning murdered musketry muskets mutineers Nana native infantry night o'clock ordered Oude Irregular parade ground party passed plunder poor prisoners proceeded protection reached rebels regiment N. I. Regt remained Residency returned river road round round shot rupees rushed Sahib Sasnee Seikhs sent sepoys Sergeant servants shot Sir Henry Lawrence soldiers soon sowars station Subadar sword told took treasure troopers troops Umballa Ungud village wife wounded zemindar