The Golden Book of India: A Genealogical and Biographical Dictionary of the Ruling Princes, Chiefs, Nobles, and Other Personages, Titled Or Decorated of the Indian Empire
The British Administrators In India Amassed A Wealth Of Information About Their Colony And Analysed It With Care. They Were Particularly Interested To Acquaint Themselves With The Men Of Influence, Especially The Princes And Landlords. They Were, After All, The Pillars Of The Raj.The Golden Book Of India Is A Work Of Considerable Value, Particularly Because It Shed Light On Not Just The Princes And Nobles But Also A Number Of Poets And Writers. Thus We Have A Biographical Entry On The Delhi-Based Writer-Historian, Maulvi Zakaullah.
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