The Cultures of History in Early Modern India

Persianization and Mughal Culture in Bengal
Author(s): 
Chatterjee, Kumkum
ISBN: 
9780195698800
Date published: 
May 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£23.99

This volume explores two themes - historical traditions in early modern India and Mughal political culture as manifest in the cultures of history-writing in Bengal. It analyses the interaction between Islamicate cultural traditions in the South Asian sub-continent with Indic, vernacular traditions.