What you don’t know about Tipu Sultan’s connection to July 4th (and the wars with the British)

Part 1 “If the Sultan of Mysore had had a bit more luck, George Washington might be known as the Haider Ali of North America,” writes  Blake Smith, a professor at the University of Chicago. Who is Haider Ali? You may be wondering. And why are we comparing him to the Founding father of the… Continue reading What you don’t know about Tipu Sultan’s connection to July 4th (and the wars with the British)