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The Age of Kali

William Dalrymple - Travel - 2012 - 400 pages
William Dalrymple. Travel arranged (and on one occasion even sponsored) the
travel arrangements. LolaBubosh, Nick Coleridge, Jon Connel, Deidre Fernand,
IanJack, David Jenkins, Dominic Lawson,Sarah Miller, Rebecca Nicolson,
Justine ...
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In Xanadu

William Dalrymple - Travel - 2012 - 247 pages
Stylish, witty, and knowledgeable about everything from the dreaded order of Assassins to the hidden origins of the Three Magi, this is travel writing at its best.
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Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India

William Dalrymple - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 304 pages
And while the stories reveal the vigorous resilience of individuals in the face of the relentless onslaught of modernity, they reveal as well the continuity of ancient traditions that endure to this day.
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The Last Mughal

William Dalrymple - History - 2007 - 534 pages
The last Mughal emperor, Zafar, came to the throne when the political power of the Mughals was already in steep decline.
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A Guide to the Heritage of Hyderabad

Madhu Vottery - History - 2012 - 270 pages
The book captures the city in all its beauty and is a befitting ode to the city and its heritage. To those who have not had the fortune of savouring the sublime splendour of this city until now, this book is an invitation to do so.
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City of Djinns: A Year in Delhi

William Dalrymple - Travel - 2003 - 352 pages
Sparkling with irrepressible wit, City of Djinns peels back the layers of Delhi's centuries-old history, revealing an extraordinary array of characters along the way-from eunuchs to descendants of great Moguls.
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From the Holy Mountain: A Journey Among the Christians of the Middle East

William Dalrymple - Travel - 2012 - 512 pages
Using Moschos’s writings as his guide and inspiration, the acclaimed travel writer William Dalrymple retraces the footsteps of these two monks, providing along the way a moving elegy to the slowly dying civilization of Eastern ...
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White Mughals: Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth-Century India

William Dalrymple - Fiction - 2004 - 544 pages
In White Mughals, William Dalrymple discovers a world almost entirely unexplored by history, and places at its centre a compelling tale of love, seduction and betrayal.
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