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Indian Castles 1206-1526: The Rise and Fall of the Delhi Sultanate (Osprey Fortress #51)

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From the beginning of the 11th century onwards, the constant sate of war amongst the various Indian kingdoms left them open to outside attack, and Muslim Turkic tribesmen began to pour over the north-west border from modern-day Afghanistan. These raiders consolidated their successes and by 1206 a Muslim state, the Sultanate of Delhi, had been founded, which then extended i ...more
ebook, 64 pages
Published June 19th 2012 by Osprey Publishing (first published September 26th 2006)
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Indian Castles 1206–1526: The Rise and Fall of the Delhi Sultanate by Konstantin Nossov is a slim volume in the Fortress series that describes the architecture of Indian forts. It starts with types of forts, covers fort design and discusses in detail three Indian forts – Tughlaqabad, Bidar and Chittor.
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