Lucknow: The Last Phase of an Oriental Culture

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Sharar begins with a history of the Avadh dynasty, and the relations of its rulers - who ranged between extremes of political wisdom and dissolute instability - with the Mughal Emperors in Delhi and with the British at a time of rising British power in India. He also describes the development of Lucknow people's culture and social institutions to a degree of richness that may be compared with the levels attained by the most admired of the great civilizations of history. There follows a virtual 'anatomy' of the everyday ...

Lucknow: The Last Phase of an Oriental Culture 1994, OUP India, New Delhi

ISBN-13: 9780195633757

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Lucknow: The Last Phase of an Oriental Culture 1991, Oxford University Press, USA, New Delhi, India

ISBN-13: 9780195623642

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Lucknow: The Last Phase of an Oriental Culture 1975, HarperCollins Distribution Services

ISBN-13: 9780236309320

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