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Author Laine, James W.

Title Shivaji : Hindu king in Islamic India / James W. Laine.

Publication Info. Oxford New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.


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 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  954 LA    DUE 04-11-23
Description viii, 127 pages ; 22 m.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-123) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Shivaji and Maharashtrian Hindu identity -- The epic hero: Seventeenth-Century sources for the heroic legends of Shivaji -- The Hindu hero: Shivaji and the saints, 1780-1810 -- The patriot: political readings of Hindu identity in the Tales of Shivaji, 1869-2001 -- Cracks in the narrative -- Epilogue: The construction of Hindu and Muslim identities in Maharashtra.
Subject Shivaji, Raja, 1627-1680.
Maratha (Indic people) -- Kings and rulers.
Muslims -- India -- Kings and rulers.
Maharashtra (India) -- History -- 17th century.
Islam -- Relations -- Hinduism.
Hinduism -- Relations -- Islam.
ISBN 0195141261
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