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The Punjaub

Description This version of Sikh history contains an account of socio-economic conditions prevailing during Maharaja Ranjit Singh and his ancestors' Sikh rule in Punjab. The author, being a serving military officer in Maharaja's army, gives an eye-witness account of the major companies of Sikh army, expansion and consolidation of Sikh empire and its decline. It also gives details of its past history, geographical territory, governance, prevalent laws, major manufacturing industries and state of religion. The account is authentic, analytical, critical and somewhat biased by the author's colonial past. It is one of good primary sources of this this slice of Sikh history[edit]
Keywords Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Kharak Singh, Dhian Singh, Suchet Singh, Pishoura, Jawahar Singh, Lahore, Peshawar, Mooltan, Vazeerabad, Kohinoor, [edit]
Accession Number   BK-000910
Author Colonel Steinbach, Lieut
Year 1846
Script Roman
Language English
Publisher Smith Elder And Co
Custodian Institute Of Sikh Studies
Completion Complete
Condition Good
Pages                         201
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