How the Dutch Fell For A Single Cannon Ball- Battle Of Colachel

A Under dog performance and how a single siege spoiled the Dutch’s dream of colonizing India.

Surrender of Dutch commander. Source-Wikipedia

Dutch East India was the wealthiest and most affluent company in the history of humankind. When it came to establishing a stronghold in India for trade, it was the British East India company that won…

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