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Ultimately,the death of sons,plight of Shah jaha the book is really good. No stone has been left unturned to keep readers engaged with subtlety and craftiness as we read how the Emperor of the World deals with his grief. Mumtaz died and the family started drifting apart,slowly albeit steadily.
He has simply taken into account all the research he has done about Moghul history this time and carefully selected the best out of the lot to pen down an absolute beauty of a novel. The plot is thin, however, serving as a loose framework for Rutherford’s exciting history lesson. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Martin; First Edition edition Language: The strength of this novel is not the story but the mohgul depiction of savage leaders building voracious empires. The changeover of the reign has not come without cost.
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Instead, Dara comes off as a buffoon, Aurangzeb emppire a petulant teenager who is convinced that daddy does not love him, Murad as a cowardly lush, and Shah Shuja The rest of course is history. Eagerly waiting for the next sequel. Awesome – that’s how one would describe this part of the quintet. Download Image Download Image.
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Skip it at your own risk. Ships from and sold by jhsbooks2. After the first 2 books the 5th seems to enthral the readers. Empire of the Moghul Book 1 Hardcover: Jul 27, Suzanne rated it it was amazing. I was rutherfofd surprised at how much I enjoyed ‘Raiders From the North’.
Another thing common between the two was the reliance on women, opium and alcohol which pretty much was their undoing. Empire of the Moghul is a series of historical fiction novels written by Alex Rutherford the pen name for Diana and Michael Preston. Book also highlights the family relations that eventually empird the dust, coloured with blood.
Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. I have now read the first five books in the series and enjoyed them all. Clearly, given the absence of all information, there are some leaps of faith required and made by the author but none that deviates from seemingly the truth or an approximation thereof.
Alex Rutherford has nailed this one to perfection. It might not equal the technicalities and details given in narrative non-fiction, but it gives you a empige story that is historically and factually accurate and comprehensive.
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Traitors in the Shadows. I was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed ‘Raiders From the North’.
The Tainted Throne Empire of the Moghul. But this is the final flowering of a doomed empire and, while Shah Jahan mourns his dead wife and obsesses over the Taj Mahal, her monument, his son Aurangzeb is planning to take his father’s throne, by any means necessary.
Yes there are some fictitious characters but they are seldom critical.
Even though omitting some happenings the author have tried his level best to squeeze the maximum fruit from it. Please try again later.