This volume gives an authentic and informative account of the origin, evolution of Jammu region and its governance by several monarchical dynasties from the pre-historic times up to the end of Maharaja Ranjit Singh's rule in 1846. It records its rich anthropological works of art, the several ruling dynastic, the warrior skills and diplomacy of its Dogra rulers and its art, architecture and literature. The account is based on an intensive study of records lying in National, State Archives, works of art in Museums, its paintings and folklore literature. The account is scholarly, chronological and expressive. A comprehensive bibliography and illustrations enhance its value.
Dev Dynasty, Maharaja Ranjit Dev, Dogra Raj, Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Sikh State, Maharaja Gulab Singh, Zorawar Singh, Basohli, Kashmir, Baltistan, 
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