'...presents Ranjit Singh as he really was.' '...a memorable account of the pageantry and brilliance of the Sikh kingdom at the height of its power.' --Financial Express, New Delhi, 'Singh's depiction brings out the Napoleonic element in the Maharaja.' --The Telegraph, Calcutta 'The first detailed biography of the first and only Sikh ruler of Punjab.' --Sunday Mid-Day, Mumbai 'Khushwant Singh succeeds in painting Ranjit as the man he really was.' 'This biography places centrestage the magnificence and might of the Punjab Raj.' 'Khushwant Singh has retained the flavour and taste of those heady times when the Sikh cavalry galloped to victory on every battlefield they happened to traverse. With this classic work, he has brought alive yet another colourful chapter in Indian history.' --The Indian Express, New Delhi
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Book Description Penguin India. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Bookseller Inventory # G0141006846I3N00
Book Description Penguin India. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G0141006846I3N00
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Book Description Penguin Books, 2001. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Printing. First printing. Minimal edge wear. 237 pp. A substantial and perceptive study of the Sikh ruler of the Punjab. Based on Persian, Punjabi, and English sources and drawing upon the diaries and accounts of European travellers like Moorcroft, Sir Alexander Burnes, Masson, Fane, and Emily Eden, this is a memorable account of the pageantry and brilliance of the Sikh Kingdom at the height of its power, and a lively portrait of one of the most colourful characters in Indian history.Keywords: BIOGRAPHY RANJIT SINGH PUNJAB INDIA INDIAN MAHARAJA. Bookseller Inventory # 1874188
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