The Great Mughals: Relationships, Emotions and Monuments

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This article explores two key relationships in the Mughal royal family, those between fathers and sons and between husbands and wives. It examines the emotions involved. It sees how they come to be reflected, recorded even, in momuments. It is based on memoirs by Mughals and Western visitors, histories, official and unofficial and correspondence between Mughals.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Turks in the Muslim World
Subtitle of host publicationEssays in Honour of Edmund Bosworth
EditorsIsmail Poonawala
Place of PublicationBerkeley & Los Angeles
PublisherUniversity of California Press
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2013


  • Mughals, Emotions, Monuments

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