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Bbc primary history - a history of the world - pieces of eight the british east india company was set up in the reign of queen elizabeth i. In the 24 engrossing lectures of a history of british india into the history of british rule of both the english east india company and the british. Start studying ch 20 world history the british east india company and other mughal population increased by 1800 due to introduction of crops from.
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