Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

9/10/2006

The Last Mughal

THERE is little doubt that had William Dalrymple written this weighty history in the pre-9/11 world, it would have had significantly less impact. In the same way that his previous book, White Mughals, looked back on an age which predated the east-west divide which is now so ingrained in the 21st-century psyche, The Last Mughal pinpoints the moment in Indian-British history when mutual religious tolerance evaporated and a division by faith became, almost overnight, a division by race. for more click here

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