Wednesday, December 14, 2011
REVIEW: White Mughals by William Dalrymple
William Dalrymple shot into fame as a travel writer with his In Xanadu, a travel account he wrote when just twenty. A self-confessed Indophile, many of his subsequent works (City of Djinns, Age of Kali) were set in India. His latest book, White Mughals, revisits India, and among other things, is a detailed history of Deccan politics during the late eighteenth century.
The rest of the review, originally published on June 18, 2003, is here.