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But Clive, again acting upon the policy he had learned from Dupleix, had provided himself with a rival candidate to the throne.
Dupleix resolved to sell the aid of his army to one pretender for use against the other.A History of England|Charles Oman
The fortune of war turned to the side of the gallant Englishman, and Dupleix, who was no general, retreated before the victors.
There had never been any confidence in Dupleix's projects, there had been scarcely any belief in his conquests.A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times|Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
Dupleix and Frontenac fell before the machinations of their enemies, and the former was allowed to die in misery.