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Tipu Sultan's search for legitimacy : Islam and kingship in a Hindu domain

Author: Kate Brittlebank
Publisher: Delhi [u.a.] Oxford Univ. Press 1997
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Focusing upon the methods adopted by Tipu Sultan to establish his legitamacy as a parvenu ruler, this revisionary study looks at the analysis of kingship in 18th-century south India. The author  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Brittlebank
ISBN: 0195639774 9780195639773
OCLC Number: 246448596
Description: XIX, 184 S. Ill., Kt.
Responsibility: Kate Brittlebank
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"Clearly written and is made more accessible by the inclusion of a good glossary of Persian words as well as those of various Indian languages....All levels."--Choice

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