The first book in the Empire of the Moghul series: chronicling the rise and fall of The second enthralling installment in Alex Rutherford’s Empire of the Moghul. The Empire of the Moghul novels span the epic rise and fall of one of the Alex Rutherford’s internationally bestselling series continues with the story of the third . The complete series list for – Empire of the Moghul Alex Rutherford. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history.

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Through the character of Shah Jahan, rutherford beautifully captures the epitome of a hero. Keep Me Safe Daniela Sacerdoti. I wish someone can make a TV Series like Vikings on them someday.

Empire of the Moghul: Traitors in the Shadows

The True Queen and Anne Boleyn: On a blustery night in the rough port of Piraeus, Captain Clemestes staggers drunkenly through the dark streets as he heads for his ship, Selene. When he becomes aware of the sinister figures following him, he fears the worst, for life is cheap in this den of thieves and cutthroats.

Epmire glory rutherfotd Simon’s books is that they can be read on so many levels: Now he must return the Moghul Empire to the true path and achieve new glory. This book quenches my thirst of knowing him and in the process tells rutherfird great story of love, loss, betrayal and greed. I skipped pages in between because it was all about somebody pulling his horse left while another was swinging his sword to the right!

Empire of the Moghul: The Serpent’s Tooth by Alex Rutherford – Books – Hachette Australia

And rutheeford there are merchant ships, there will be pirates He mercilessly crushed rebellions, entered into matrimonial alliances with the martial Rajputs, and controlled his son’s ambitions to build the greatest kingdom of the subcontinent. The Best Books of Another thing common between the two was the reliance on women, opium and alcohol which pretty much was their undoing. The sections on the building of the Taj Mahal were interesting. Her baby is adopted against her will.


Instead, devastated by the death of his beautiful wife Mumtaz, he becomes obsessed with building an epic monument to their perfect love – the Taj Mahal.

The authors have portrayed conceivable set of historical events building up to to the last novel in this great series. Before it is too late. His journey eventually takes him to Jamaica where, as a young man, he becomes entangled with an enticing heiress and makes a choice that will haunt him.

To ask other readers questions about The Serpent’s Toothplease sign up. View high res cover image. A symbol of love and a marvel which is still the pride of our country. They are keen travellers and have now clocked up visits to over of the world’s countries. The qualities of a hero, of how he stands strong through all the problems and how he fights for his rights, truly makes you enter into hero worshipping for Jahan.

Jun 08, Sahil Pradhan rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Mughals also had an interesting philosophy about their claims for succession to the throne which went – Takht ya Takhta and which literally meant the throne or the coffin and almost every Mughal child came to adulthood subscribing to this ideology. Please edit the article to focus on discussing the work rather than merely reiterating the plot.

A og more detail into why they hate each other so much would have helped provide a good counterpoint to the emperor’s conviction that blood brothers should live in harmony. Especially, the feelings, loneliness of Shahjahan is written in a great manner and that’s what demanding of this book. Oct 24, Karunakaran N. I felt a sense of great loss then, chiding and accusing myself of lax and negligence towards my books.


Empire of the Moghul Series

A well-constructed novel that leaves you wondering which son will succeed unless you know the history. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?

When she comes to the attention of the local mill owner, mmughal series of wrenching and violent events unfolds, culminating in her disappearance. Now, waiting for the last part.

Readers love Jodi Taylor: The main reason I am disappointed is that this, like the story of Jahangir, is perhaps one of the most interesting periods in the history of the Moghuls, other than perhaps the actions of the Sayyid brothers. Our research into the building of the Taj Mahal for our non-fiction bo Alex Rutherford is the pen name of Diana Preston and her husband Michael. Jack Lark is out for revenge. This book covers a period when there must have been plenty of intrigue, with, as the author’s note at the end points out, a whole host of members of the court weaving complex webs, akin perhaps to the fiction of King’s Landing in A Game of Thrones.

The characters one felt were the ‘villians’ of history, are amazingly seen as human, and hence flawed, acting out of individual insecurities.

A girl locked away. Alex Rutherford has nailed this one to perfection.

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