Akbar and the Rise of the Mughal Empireby G.B. Malleson
- ISBN: 9788129106971
Author: G.B. Malleson
Number Of Pages: 224
Package Dimensions: 7.6 x 5.1 x 0.6 inches
Release Date: 01-10-2005
Details: Product Description Malleson's Akbar and The Rise of The Mughal Empire is a colorful biography of a forward - thinking and multi - faceted leader, skillfully sketched from the accounts of historians of Akbar's era. It paints a fascinating picture of the ruler's life and the tumultuous times he lived in. It also provides an insight into the powerful ideals by which he governed and with which he shaped one of the greatest empires in Indian history. About the Author G.B. Malleson was educated in Winchester. He obtained a cadetship in the Bengal infantry in 1852 and served through the second Burmese War. His subsequent appointments were in the civil lines, the last being that of a gaurdian to the young maharaja of Mysore. He retired with the rank of colonel in 1877, having been created C.S.I. in 1872.