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Encyclopaedia Dictionary of Medieval India (Mirat-ul-istilah)

Tasneem Ahmad (Author)
Synopsis Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Medieval India, Mirat'ul-fstilah, has the singular distinction of being the most authentic study of the socio-economic, political and cultural milieu of 18th century India against the backdrop of development of Persian language and literature. The Mirat's author. Anand Ram Mukhiia, who besides being an official, a poet, a writer, a historian and a scholar, was also a keen observer of contemporary events. He traces the development of language and literature, gives special emphasis to explain terms^idioms through the diversity of their usage, given as quoted, to elaborate their various nuances and shades which resulsts in its being comprehensive and very informative. In fact the Mirat is one of the very rare sources after the celebrated Ain'i- Akbari of Abul Fazi which contains detailed information about flora including Medieval herbs. The Mirat provides an invaluable aid to experts and specialists of Medieval Indian History and scholars of Persian language and literature in their scholastic ventures while to thoughtful men and women to whom Indian History is a living concern it studies one of the very important elements in the mosaic that comprises the Indian Composite-Culture.
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About the author

Tasneem Ahmad

Tasneem Ahmad (b. 1st September 1948) took his Master's degree in History 1970 from Aligarh Muslim University, aligarh. He took his master of Philosophy degree from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi while the degree of Doctor of Philosophy from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. He is a young promising scholar, who has contributed several research articles on various aspects of Medieval Indian History in reputed journals. At present, he is working as Deputy Director (Medieval History Reseaerch) with Indian council of Historical Research, 35, Reroze Shah Road, New Delhi.

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Title Encyclopaedia Dictionary of Medieval India (Mirat-ul-istilah)
Author Tasneem Ahmad
Format Hardcover
Date published: 01.01.1993
Edition 1st ed.
Publisher Sundeep Prakashan
Language: English
isbn 8185067864
length xxix+345p., 26cm.