Campbell, Donald

1795 Campbell: A Journey over Land to India

Campbell, Donald (1751-1804)
A journey over land to India, partly by a route never gone before by any European / By Donald Campbell ... in a series of letters to his son, comprehending his shipwreck and imprisonment with Hyder Alli and his subsequent negociations and transactions in the East. - London : Printed for Cullen and Company, 1795. - xvii, [3], 176; 138; 181, [1]; 9, [1] S.

Campbell, Donald (1751-1804)

Biodata

Campbell, Donald (*1751, †5. Juni 1804 in Hutton, Essex). „Captain of a Cavalry regt. in the service of the Nawab of the Carnatic; at the age of 30 he made a journey to india and published an account of it, 1795; travelled vid Venice, Trieste, Zante, Alexandria, Cyprus, Aleppo, Bagdad, Russia and Bushire; by sea to Bombay and Goa; shipwrecked on the coast on his way to Madras; captured by Hyder Ali's soldiers and imprisoned at Hydernagar, in company with one Hall, to whom he was chained.

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