1708 Battle of Khed and occupation of Satara by Shahu; coronation
      of Shahu as chatrapati and grant of the title of senakarte to
      Balaji Viswanath by him
1713- Peshwaship of Balaji Viswanath
 1720
 1714 Final defeat and imprisonment of Tarabai by Shahu, thus
      bringing the civil war to an end
 1719 Conclusion of an agreement between Balaji Viswanath and the
      Sayyid brothers
1720- Peshwaship of Baji Rao 1; beginning of the system of Maratha
 1740 confederacy and northward expansion of the Marathas
1740- Peshwaship of Balaji Baji Rao (Nana Saheb); further expansion
 1761 of Maratha power and influence
 1749 Death of Shahu and further strengthening of the position of the
      Peshwa
 1761 Third battle of Panipat between Marathas and Afghans; death
      of Peshwa Balaji Baji Rao