Overview for History of Muslims in India (In 2 Volumes)
Islam, with its very advent caused a revolution, the world over. Soon, the half of the (then known) world was under the green flag. India, as an empire was part of it. However, in this subcontinent, the Muslim power flourished rather independently. India barring a brief periodâ€”was never a part of the caliphate. Here, Turks first and Mughals later established their sovereign empires and in a very short span, Delhi became one of the strongest centres of power in the east. History of Muslims in India, is in fact, the history of a most eventful, colourful and glorious period. Islam not only bestowed this country with an effective government and a perfect administration but also a new civilization and a rich culture. The foundations were laid down during the Sultanate period and the Muslim power reached its pinnacle in the Mughal era. This research based, authentic study is an objective and analytical account of the history of Muslims in India. The empirical approach and a logical treatment has made. This work is unparalleled being comprehensive, not so lengthy and easy to refer. It must be beneficial to all scholars, students and the general readers.
M H Syed (Editor)
Dr. M.H. Syed, an academic and scholar in his own right, is basically a political scientist. He has further diversified his interests into research and serious studies in subjects like History, International Relations, Human Rights etc. An M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. in Political Science, M.A. in English Literature, diploma in International Relations and Diploma in Journalism. He began his career as a feature writer in All India Radio and Press Information Bureau. Later, he was associated with United News of India and Times of India. He has also edited several periodicals and penned dozens of articles for esteemed dailies and weeklies., apart from participating in various seminars and symposia. As an author, he has several books to his credit, in addition to dozens edited by him for reputed publishers. An established name in literary circles, Dr. Syed is totally devoted to research and writing.