Overview for History of Medieval India
Though there are many books on the history of medieval India, this book is different in nature and various aspects. This book begins with the origins of Islam, its spread and introduction in India, the invasions of Ghori and Ghaznavi, the destruction of Hindukingdoms, the battles of Tarain, and ends with advent and establishment of supremacy of East India Company, The famous historical characters enter into the book and the author portraits their life and times very effectively. The characters like Ghori, Ghaznavi, Prithviraj, Jaichand, Qutbuddin Aibak, Altmush, Razia, Balban, Alauddin Khilji, Tughlaq, Sayyads, Lodis, Babar, Rana Sanga, Humayun, Shershah, Akbar, Hemu, Rana Pratap, Jehangir, Noorhjahan, Shahjahan, aurangzab, Mir Jumla, shivaji, Guru Govind Singh, Sayyad brothers and Shah alam plus all major and minor characters find a place in the book. besides the famous battles, the then socio-economic situation, architecture etc. have been discussed succinctly by the author. This book should be useful to the students and teachers of medieval Indian history.
S P Sharma (Author)
Dr. S.P. Sharma (Born on 1st Jan., 1938), has worked on many research projects. He has also published more than a dozen research papers in eminent Historical Research Journals and Newspapers. His 19 standard books on different historical aspects have already been published. His one book on Journalism has been awarded by U.P. Hindi Sansthan. Dr. Sharmaâ€™s writings have a very broad spectrum of the themes which include History, Culture, Education and Sociology. He is considered to be the authority on Journalism on which he has contributed as many as two important books and research articles with different angles.