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Author Alam, Muzaffar, 1947- author

Title The crisis of empire in Mughal North India : Awadh and Punjab, 1707-48 / Muzaffar Alam
Edition Second edition
Published New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource : maps (black and white)
Series Oxford India perennials
Oxford India perennials.
Summary In the backdrop of the decline of the Mughal empire, this text studies two contrasting regions in north India - Awadh and Punjab. It offers a bold new interpretation of the period by focussing on the agrarian uprisings, the jagirdari system, and the emergence of a new regionally-based political order
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on Apr. 24, 2013)
Subject Mogul Empire -- Politics and government -- 18th century.
Mogul Empire -- History -- 18th century.
Oudh (India) -- Politics and government -- 18th century.
Punjab (India) -- Politics and government -- 18th century.
Oudh (India) -- History -- 18th century.
Punjab (India) -- History -- 18th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199082384 (ebook)