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Books: Exploring India: Battles and Warriors by Subhadra Sen (Age: 10+ years)

Books: Exploring India: Battles and Warriors by Subhadra Sen (Age: 10+ years)
Read about the significant events in history that brought brave and courageous rulers to the forefront and made a mark in history. This book narrates and demystifies five major battles that took place in India—the Battle of the Jhelum between Alexander and Porus, the Kalinga War between Emperor Ashoka and the Kingdom of Kalinga, a battle on the high seas between Rajendra Chola and the Kingdom of Srivijaya, the first battle of Panipat between Babur and Ibrahim Lodi and the battle in Palashi between Siraj-ud-Daula and the East India Company. 

The book begins with an essay on why we go to war. Each chapter explains the wars in details along with illustrations and fact boxes. Historical facts are narrated in simple language and make for a fascinating read.

Published in Red Turtle by Rupa Publications India Pvt Ltd and available on Amazon.in

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