B – Sir Charles James Napier

Por |marzo 8th, 2016|


Sir Charles James Napier, GCB

(10 August 1782 – 29 August 1853),

was a general of the British Empire

and the British Army’s Commander-in-Chief in India,

notable for conquering Sindh in what is now Pakistan.

A story for which Napier is often noted involved Hindu priests

complaining to him about the prohibition of Sati by British authorities. […]