Tiger: The life of Tipu sultan

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Juggernaut Books, 2016 - India - 163 pages

Was Tipu Sultan a cruel bigot or a wise and just ruler? A reckless adventurer or a proud nationalist? This book cuts through the myths to bring this controversial king and his times come vividly alive, from his youthful military exploits to his death in his final battle against the British


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Historian Kate Brittlebank is a leading authority on Tipu Sultan. She is the author of TIPU SULTAN'S SEARCH FOR LEGITIMACY: ISLAM AND KINGSHIP IN A HINDU DOMAIN, and several scholarly articles on the Mysore ruler. She has held teaching and research positions in a number of Australian universities

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