The Empire of the Great Mughals: History, Art and Culture

The Empire of the Great Mughals: History, Art and Culture

by Annemarie Schimmel, Burzine K. Waghmar
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195673344

ISBN-13: 9780195673340

Pub. Date: 01/01/2005

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Empire of the Great Mughals explores the political, military and economic rise of the Mughals in the early sixteenth century, their system of rule, the remarkable unfolding of their power and splendour, and their gradual collapse, until they were finally supplanted by the British colonial empire in 1857.  See more details below

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The Empire of the Great Mughals explores the political, military and economic rise of the Mughals in the early sixteenth century, their system of rule, the remarkable unfolding of their power and splendour, and their gradual collapse, until they were finally supplanted by the British colonial empire in 1857.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195673340
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
01/01/2005
Pages:
352

Table of Contents

Foreword7
1Historical introduction21
2At court65
3The empire81
4Religion107
5Women at court143
6The imperial household and housekeeping167
7The life of a Mirza225
8Languages and literature229
9The arts263

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