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Hyderabad : a biography

Author: Narendra Luther
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series: Oxford India paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. & updated edView all editions and formats
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Starting with the period prior to the city's birth in 1591, the book presents an unbroken and colourful chronicle of Hyderabad, one of contemporary India's most important cities. Charting the city's fascinating march from Bhagnagar to Hyderabad to 'Cyberabad', this story is replete with diverse engaging, eccentric, and often daring characters, some of whose lives are stranger than fiction. Narendra Luther describes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Narendra Luther
ISBN: 0198090277 9780198090274
OCLC Number: 815870659
Description: xi, 433 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. The beginning --
2. A change of guard --
3. End of an order --
4. Dawn of democracy.
Series Title: Oxford India paperbacks.
Responsibility: Narendra Luther.
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Starting with the period prior to the city's birth in 1591, the book presents an unbroken and colourful chronicle of Hyderabad, one of contemporary India's most important cities. Retaining the basic  Read more...

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