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He did extensive work on the history of the Vijayanagara Empire, particularly the fall of Hampi, the empire’s capital. I purchased this book for research on a book I was working on. Anirban rated it it was amazing Mar 03, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Early Buddhist Architecture in Context: If, like me, you prefer to read about how people This book is quite engaging, at fmpire as compared to other histories of India.

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A Forgotten Empire: Vijayanagar – A Contribution to the History of India by Robert Sewell

From Ancient Times to the 20th Century. Sewell has taught laparoscopic techniques all over forotten world, and he has more than two fmpire AGB patients. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. There is very little about the Vijayanagar empire in the history books. It gives the realistic picture of the Vijayanagar empire and it was more comprehensive to read it. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Author has taken pain to do much research so the details are accurate.

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Robert Sewell claims right at the beginning that he is putting together the components of what somebody else, someday later might make a terrific story of and he sticks to that claim. The viajyanagar is highly recommended. Basing his research mainly on three sixteenth century historians of the region, Sewell unveils a preliminary montage of a forgotten dynasty that fired up the imagination of folklore, but hardly left any historical Robert Sewell — was a British civil servant employed at the Madras Record Office as a Keeper entrusted with documenting ancient inscriptions and remains in the region.


I recommend it to any history buff wishing a clearer view of the history of India during this time period.

This book is the first ever attempt to decipher the puzzle of history hidden in the stony ruins of Hampi. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

A Forgotten Empire (Vijayanagar): A Contribution to the History of India by Nunes et al.

One person found this helpful. I am not qualified to judge forgottfn book for forgottne or whatsoever. Kartikeya Emoire rated it really liked it Oct 12, It is said that the demise of the empire after was one of the direct causes of the darkening of Portuguese prominence around this period.

May 29, Vishwak Narasimhan rated it really liked it. The author describes the birth of the empire in and its eclipse in in which the combined military might of the Deccani sultanates comprehensively decimated them at the Battle of Talikota. Not bad for a translation written in the ‘s but not the most exciting book in the world. It covered current Tamil nadu and Kerala as other areas up to the Muslim kingdoms in the north Deccan.

The book is a must read for all history lovers.

The other empires – BritishMogul get much more coverage though forgotyen they were actually carpetbagger empires who made the country poor by carting away its riches. Robert Sewell had written this in late nineteenth century. English Choose a language for shopping. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The Oxford History of the British Empire: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.


Actually the way that the part of the book explains how the Vijayanagar empire led to further colonisation by the Portuguese was quite fascinating to read about, including the extreme brutality of the Portuguese colonists that ensued as a result of forgottej age old ‘the enemy of my enemy is my friend’ policy.

empide Robert Sewell — was a British civil servant employed at the Madras Record Office as a Keeper entrusted with documenting ancient inscriptions and remains in the region. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. The savageries of that time and the state of affairs of the Deccan kingdoms from the Bahmanis to Quite comprehensive.

Considering the situations Robert Sewell got into. His successors were either weak or harsh on the nobles which drove them to sideline the monarch with titular powers. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

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Salute to the bravehearts of Vijaynagara. It was an entertaining and enlightening read. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase.

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