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Twilight of the Mughuls: studies in late Mughul Delhi

Thomas George Percival Spear

Twilight of the Mughuls: studies in late Mughul Delhi

by Thomas George Percival Spear

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Published by Oxford University Press, Pakistan Branch in Karachi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOxford in Asia historical reprints from Pakistan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS461 .S6 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 269 p. :
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16571320M
LC Control Number73930354

Delhi is one of the ancient historical and greatest cultural cities of the World. Delhi’s two monuments the Qutb Minar and Humayun’s Tomb have been declared the World Cultural Heritage sites. Delhi was built and rebuilt seven times on different sites through out the history within a triangular area of about sq. kms. lying between the. Twilight in Delhi is a book of the kind that is unlikely to be written today. Its strength lies in the beauty of its descriptions. It lovingly describes the streets and street scenes of old Delhi – Chandi Chowk, Jama Masjid, Red Fort – from the late 19th and early 20th century, quoting liberally from Urdu poetry. That world has disappeared/5().

3 Examples of this approach occur most frequently in the work of an earlier generation of scholars whose writings were responsible for the standard introductions to the Mughal state. See, for example, Irvine, William, The Army of the Indian Mughuls: Its Organization and Administration (; rpt. New Delhi: Eurasian Publishing House Private Ltd., ); Hasan, Ibn, The Central Structure of the. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders.

26 Charles Metcalfe quoted in Spear, T.G.P., Twilight of the Mughals: Studies in Late Mughal Delhi (Cambridge, ), p. On the gathering of vital statistics, see Delhi Municipal Corporation [DMC] Progs., 27 June , 16 January , 3 July and 6 November Ahmed Ali in his book Twilight in Delhi describes the Delhi Though hardly any English book bar Ahmed Ali's describes the remaining Mughals, Urdu books of late 19th and early 20th century are.


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Twilight of the Mughuls: studies in late Mughul Delhi, India remembered Archive SPE Archive SPE The oldest books in the donation are Archive SPE 1 An account of the war in India: between the English and French, on the coast of Coromandel, from the year to the year Together with a relation of the late.

certain points, elaboration. Moreover, some of the related studies by 10 Percival Spear, Twilight of the Mughuls: Studies in Late Mughul Delhi, Cambridge,chs.

iii and xi. Much of Dr Spear's argument is based on F. Buckler, 'The Political Theory of the Indian Mutiny', Transactions of the Royal Historical Society (4th series), V ( TWILIGHT OF THE MUGHULS: STUDIES IN LATE MUGHUL DELHI PERCIVAL SPEAR CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (CAMBRIDGE, ) Tela editorial con sobrecubierta.

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