Precis and Precis Writing

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...I896. I am directed to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 7th of February, bringing to notice the request of the Committee of the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, that Her Majesty's Government will use its influence for the prevention of raids upon the Kafirs and for the abolition of slavery generally in Afghanistan. I am to inform your Committee that the memorial will be forwarded for the information of the Government of India. Enclosure 6 in No. 1.--LETTER FROM THE ABORIGINES PR0TEcTIon SocIETv TO THE SEcRETARv or STATE FOR INDIA, DATED BRoADwAv CHAMBERS, WESTMINSTER, S.W., February 2o, I896. MY LoRD, ---I have the honour to forward herewith a copy of resolutions passed at a conference, convened by the Com mittee of the Aborigines Protection Society, which was held at the Westminster Palace Hotel on I8th instant. It is the earnest hope of our Committee that Her Majesty's Government will take such steps as may lead to the protection of the people of Kafiristan from the disasters with which they are now threatened by the military forces of the Amir of Afghanistan. I have, etc. 1 H. R. FOX-BOURNE, Secretary. Enclosure 7 in N0. 1.--LETTER FROM INDIA OFFIcE TO THE ABORIGINES PRoTEcTIoN SocIETY, DATED INDIA OFFICE, Februarjy 24t/z, I896. I am desired by Lord George Hamilton to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 22nd anuary, enclosing a memorial from the Aborigines Protection Society praying that Her Majesty's Government will exert their influence with the Amir of Afghanistan in favour of the natives of Kafiristan. In reply, I am instructed to acquaint you that a copy of the memorial will be forwarded for the information of the Government of India. No. 2.--COPY or DESPATCH FROM SECRETARY or STATE...show more

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  • Paperback | 98 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 191g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123683464X
  • 9781236834645