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Tipu Sultan's Mission to Constantinople

by Mohibbul, Hasan

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Author: Mohibbul, Hasan

Languages: English

Number Of Pages: 264

Binding: Hardcover

Package Dimensions: 9.6 x 6.5 x 1.0 inches

Release Date: 30-12-2005

Details: Product Description "Waqai-i-manazil-i-Rum", is a diary of the embassy sent by Tipu Sultan to Constantinople in 1786. It contains an account of the activities of the embassy from the time it left Seringapatam until its departure from Basra to Constantinople. Review The book is interesting both for the casual reader and the serious student of history. --Dawn If history is an enterprise of knowledge, Prof. Mohibbul Hasan was one of the top ranking entrepreneurs of historical knowledge. His contribution to medieval Indian history is invaluable. He was not only the biographer of Tipu Sultan; his writings brew a new range of information on the Hyder-Tipu era of Mysore history. --Frontier If history is an enterprise of knowledge, Prof. Mohibbul Hasan was one of the top ranking entrepreneurs of historical knowledge. His contribution to medieval Indian history is invaluable. He was not only the biographer of Tipu Sultan; his writings brew a new range of information on the Hyder-Tipu era of Mysore history. --Frontier If history is an enterprise of knowledge, Prof. Mohibbul Hasan was one of the top ranking entrepreneurs of historical knowledge. His contribution to medieval Indian history is invaluable. He was not only the biographer of Tipu Sultan; his writings brew a new range of information on the Hyder-Tipu era of Mysore history. --Frontier About the Author A leading historian, the late Professor Mohibbul Hasan taught History at the Department of Islamic History, University of Calcutta; Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh; and University of Kashmir, Srinagar. He founded the history department at the Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, and was the university's first professor.