India Past And Present In Two Volumes, 1903 Books

Title – India Past And Present

Author – C H Forbes-Lindsay

Publishers – The John C. Winston Company, Philadelphia

Year – 1903

India Past And Present is a somewhat comprehensive book on India’s history. Written by an American author C H Frobes Lindsay. Who apparently has done fairly good work in compiling India’s complex history and geographical situation in two volumes. Backed by an intricate map of the Indian sub-continent of that period.

The author looks into subjects like in Vol I- India under Hindu Rule.., Muslim Rule…, British Rule…, The people…, Bombay…, The Deccan, Poona…,  The Deccan, Hyderabad…, Madras…, Calcutta…, Sati and Thagi…, The Himalayas, Darjeeling…, The Himalayas, Sikkim…, The Himalayas, Haridwar…, Kashmir.  In Vol II- Attock, Peshawar…, Amritsar…, Lahore…, Ancient Delhi…, The Imperial Palace…, Modern Delhi…, Ahmedabad…, Palitana…, The Rajputs…, Jodhpur…, and so on.

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