Sen, Sailendra Nath.

A textbook of medieval indian history / Sen, Sailendra Nath. - Delhi : Primus Books, 2013. - viii, 278 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm. - Primus textus .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Machine generated contents note: 1.The Medieval Period
2.Beginning of the Islamic Community
3.North India Between AD 800 and 1000
4.South India Between AD 900 and 1200
5.The Advent of the Turks
6.Establishment of the Delhi Sultanate
7.The Tughlaq Dynasty
8.The Rise of Vijayanagar and the Bahamani Kingdoms
9.The Emergence of Independent States
10.Socio-Economic and Cultural Development During the Sultanate
11.The Advent of the Mughals
12.Expansion and Consolidation of the Mughal Empire
13.Aurangzeb and the Disintegration of the Mughal Empire
14.The Rise of Maratha Power
15.The Coming of the Europeans
16.Socio-Cultural and Religious Developments under the Mughals.

A Textbook of Medieval Indian History studies aspects of the political history of medieval India and examines the socio-economic changes, administrative innovations, and cultural ferments during this period with special reference to literature, religion and art and architecture. This handsomely illustrated textbook covers Indian history from the eighth to eighteenth century and analyses the development of Indian society and culture that ledto the medieval mindset and in doing so locates the historiographical debates surrounding such an analysis. It provides a valuable introduction totopics such as the coming of the Turks, the establishment of the Delhi Sultanate, the rise of the Vijayanagar and Bahamani kingdoms, the rule of the Mughals,the progress of Maratha power and the advent of the Europeans. Written in a simple and lucid style, this textbook is designed specially for students of medieval India.

9789380607344 (pbk.) Rs275.00

Political science.

India--Politics and government--997-1765.

954.02 SEN / 005209
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