9788171675104

MAHARAJ SURAJ MAL 1707-1763

by K NATWAR SINGH

  • Category History
  • Format Paperback
  • Imprint Rupa
  • Price 195
  1. ISBN: 9.79E+12
  2. Pages: 156 pages
  3. Date: 2001

ABOUT THIS BOOK

This solid work based on a lot of research and an intimate knowledge of the terrain fills a serious void in our knowledge of 18th century India. It not only traces the decline of the Mughal Empire but also the temporary rise of Hindu power in northern and southern India are some of his major works.

AUTHOR OF THE BOOK

K. Natwar Singh was born in 1931. He was educated at Mayo College, Ajmer, Scindia School, Gwalior, St. Stephen's College, Delhi and Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. He joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1953 and resigned from it in 1984, thereafter he joined the Congress Party. At present, he is a member of the Congress Working Committee.