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Page West Florida conquered by the Spaniards..

45 Fortress of Omoa captured by the English... East and West India Fleets taken by the Spaniards...... 45 Military Operations in America....

45 Philanthropic Act passed by the Legislature of Pennsyl. vania .....

46 Defection of General Arnold ..

48 Victory gained by Lord Cornwallis at Camden.

50 Defeat of Major Ferguson at. King's Mountain.

52 Extravagant Exutation of the Court Faction in England.. Rupture waita Holland

54 Dissolution of Parliament::. Remarkable Address of Sir George Saville...

58 Meeting of the New Varliament, October 1780

60 Mr. Cornwall Speaker

60 Debates on the Declaration of War against Holland.... Reform Bill of Mr. Burke revived and rejected... 68 Corrupt and extravagant Loan of Lord North...

69 Pacificatory Motion of Mr. Fox...... Review of the Administration of Mr. Hastings in India.. 73 Confederacy of the Powers of India against the English.. 134

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Distress of the Government of Bengal.....

136 Ravages of Hyder Ali in the Carnatic..

201 Naval Encounters in the East Indies....

203 Parliamentary Proceedings against Sir Thomas Rumbold.. 205 Sir Elijah Impey recalled from India ...

206 Ineffectual Resolution of the House of Commons for the Recall of Mr. Hastings...

206 Military Operations in India...

209 Exertions of General Goddard...

209 Death of Hyder Ali-Disasters in Mysore..

212 Resignatiou of Mr. Hastings-Ilis Character. ........ 225

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291 Capture of St. Eustatia..

232 Tobago taken by the French .....

235 Eustatia retaken by the French.....

235 Naval and Military Operations in America

236 Colonel Tarleton defeated at the Cowpens.

238 Victory of Lord Cornwallis at Guildford..

241 General Green's masterly Conduct...

243 Military Character of General Green

246 Lord Cornwallis's Successes in Virginia. ..

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Reverse of Fortune-Retreat to York Town.... 248, 249
Lord Cornwallis and his Army made Prisoners of War. .. 254
Solemn Thanksgiving throughout the States of the Union 255
Commodore Johnstone's Expedition to the Cape of Good
Hope....

256 Obstinate Engagement between the English and Dutch Fleets off the Dogger Bank....

257 Spirited Proceedings of the Parliament and People of Ireland

258

BOOK XXI.

Session of Parliament, November 1781.

261 Infatuation of Ministers.

261 Speech from the Throne

261 Character of the King...

262 Memorable Debate on the Address....

264 Motion condemnatory of the American War by Sir James Lowther....

270 Debate on the Army Estimates

273 Motion of Censure on the Earl of Sandwich, by Mr. Fox 277 Lord George Germaine advanced to the Peerage..... 278 Protest of the Lords against it......

279 Mr. Fox renews his Motion of Censure on the Earl of

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Sandwich ....

Pago General Conway's Motion against the American Warnegatived by a Majority of One Voice only...

290 General Conway's second Motion against the American War--carried by a Majority of 19 Voices.

283 Successive Motions of Censure on the Ministers.

280 Entire Change of Administration....

288 Marquis of Rockingham a second Time Minister.

.... 290 High and peremptory Claims of the Irish Parliament.... 294 Repeal of the Irish Declaratory Act.....

297 Mr. Burke's Reform Bill a third Time introduced and passed ...

299 King's Debts a third Time discharged...

300 Courtly Adulation of Mr. Buke...

300 Resolutions respecting the Middlesex Election rescinded.. 303 Mr. Pitt's Motion of Enquiry into the State of the Representation ....

303 Death of the Marquis of Rockingham-Hlis Character.... 320 Advancement of the Earl of Shelburne.

321 Fatal Divisions amongst the Whigs...

322 Minorca conquered by the Spaniards.

328 Island of St. Christopher, &c. captured by the French.... 328 The Bahamas taken by the Spaniards ..

329 Decisive Victory of Sir George Rodney over the French Fleet off Dominique......

330 Glorious Defence and final Relief of Gibraltar. ..... 337 Provisional Articles of Peace with America signed at Paris, November 1782. ...

340 General Washington resigns his Commission

342 Session of Parliament, December 1782.....

344 Strength of the Minister. ...,

345 Preliminaries of Peace with France and Spain signed at Paris, January 1783

346 Debates on the Peace.

348 Defence of the Minister

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