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Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond

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The first comprehensive and authoritative history of the Koh-i-Noor, arguably the most celebrated and mythologised jewel in the world. On 29 March 1849, the ten-year-old maharaja of the Punjab was ushered into the magnificent Mirrored Hall at the centre of the great fort in Lahore. There, in a public ceremony, the frightened but dignified child handed over great swathes of the richest country in India in a formal Act of Submission to a private corporation, the East India Company. He was also compelled to hand over to the ...

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Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond 2018, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9781408888827

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Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond 2017, Bloomsbury USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9781635570762

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Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond 2017, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9781408888841

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Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond 2017, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9781408888865

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