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The Maharajah"s box

an exotic tale of espionage, intrigue, and illicit love in the days of the raj

by Christopher Campbell

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Published by Overlook Press in Woodstock, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Punjab (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Duleep Singh, Maharajah, 1838-1893,
    • Punjab (India) -- Politics and government,
    • Punjab (India) -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
    • Punjab (India) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementChristy Campbell.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.P87 C36 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 474 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages474
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3560788M
      ISBN 101585672939
      LC Control Number2002025222

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      The Maharajah's Box An Imperial Story of Conspiracy, Love and a Guru's Prophecy. About the Book. The colourful narrative history of Duleep Singh, the last Emperor of the Sikhs and protégé of Queen Victoria, and his bizarre attempts to regain his kingdom of . The Dogra dynasty was a Dogra Rajput Hindu dynasty that formed the royal house of Jammu and Kashmir.. The founder of the dynasty, Gulab Singh, was an influential noble in the court of Maharaja Ranjit Singh of Lahore, while his brother Dhian Singh served as the prime minister of the Sikh empire. Appointed by Ranjit Singh as the hereditary Raja of the Jammu principality, Gulab Singh established.


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