April 5, 2018

New PDF release: Akbar (Makers of the Muslim World)

By Andre Wink

ISBN-10: 1851686053

ISBN-13: 9781851686056

Widely considered as the best of the Mughal emperors, Jalal ad-Din Akbar (1542-1603) was once a powerful army tactician and renowned demagogue. Ascending to the throne on the age of 13, he governed for part a century, accelerated the Mughal empire, and left at the back of a legacy to rival his notorious ancestors Chinggis Khan and Timur. during this lucid biography, Andre Wink presents glimpses into Akbar’s everyday life and highlights his contribution to new equipment of imperial keep watch over and record-keeping. Andre Wink is Professor of background on the college of Wisconsin-Madison.

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