HISTORY OF INDIA.
ern India. The Persians under Darius conquered a part of the country ; and then Alexander the Great destroyed the Persian Empire, and of course took what belonged to it in India. The country was then divided
HINDOO GIRL OF HIGH CASTE.
into numerous small kingdoms, which were quite independent of each other; many of them were captured by the Mohammedan conquerors who began to come here eight or nine hundred years ago, and kept coming till within 200 years. The story of their wars, and of their empires