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Customers who viewed this item also viewed. The invasions were frequent and every time we read about a debacle on the part of Vijayanagara rulers and their having to part with gold, jewels and their daughters to the sultans.

It covered current Tamil nadu and Kerala as other areas up to the Muslim kingdoms in the north Deccan.

A Forgotten Empire: Vijayanagar – A Contribution to the History of India by Robert Sewell

Dec 07, Marcy rated it it was ok. The empire began to crumble right from his death.


Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The entire south accepted their tutelage and consolidation of Hindu monarchs helped stem the tide of Muslim invasions to a limited extent. The book is highly recommended. This is the English translation of the Portuguese Chronicles that recorded the history of the Vijayanagara Kingdom.

Paperbackpages. It was an entertaining and enlightening read. Lists with This Book.

The savageries of that time and the state of affairs of the Deccan kingdoms from the Bahmanis to the Shahs who forgogten from the former are all well documented too. Revanth Ukkalam rated it really liked it Oct 15, Not Enabled Word Wise: I vijaanagar this book to get a sense of the Vijayanagar empire because I spent a few days in Hampi last month.

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A Forgotten Empire (Vijayanagar): a contribution to the history of India

The author describes em;ire birth of the empire in and its eclipse in in which the combined military might of the Deccani sultanates comprehensively decimated them at the Battle of Talikota. This book is NOT an easy read and you need to assimilate what is written rather carefully!

The writer leans on the historical narratives of two Portuguese historians Fernao Nuniz and Domingo Paes who travelled and wrote about Vijayanagara in and respectively. The site had previously been surveyed by Colin Mackenzie and Walter Elliot. The dynasty itself was also not free from internecine strife and fratricidal intrigues for obtaining the throne by deceitful means. forgtoten


Thank you It was emprie what I expected. Sewell was guided by various native speakers emplre the KannadaMalayalamSanskritTamil and Telugu languages spoken there. Will cotton rated it really liked it Apr 28, Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Aug 15, Hariprasad rated it it was amazing.

The book was interesting to read in some ways–especially the way that Sewell uses a kind of meta-narrative to describe the historiography process given the scant information accessible or available to him at the time of writing.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Judge Robert Sewell was a civil servant in vijayxnagar India. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Sewell has taught laparoscopic techniques all over the world, and he has more than two hundred AGB patients.