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By Anne Bulley

Concentrates at the interval 1790-1833, specifically the early 19th century whilst the Bombay service provider fleet used to be at its zenith, learning the ships, their alternate and the boys who owned or sailed in them. the image is outfitted up from a mass of information and references unearthed within the English East India Company's documents and in different places, and contains modern reports of cruising in those ships.

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