Empire of the Moghul: The Tainted Throne emperor Akbar, and his son Jahangir is crowned as ruler of the empire. This is the fourth in the Moghul quintet. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. This is the fourth entry in the Empire of the Moghul historical-adventure series set during the sixteenth and seventeenth. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. This is the fourth entry in the Empire of the Moghul The Tainted Throne: Empires of the Moghul: Book IV (Empire of the Moghul 4) – Kindle edition by Alex Rutherford. Download it once and read it on your.

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Jodi Taylor and her protagonista Madeleine “Max” Maxwell have seduced me”A great mix of British proper-ness and humour with a large dollop of historical fun”Addictive. The tenth book in the bestselling Chronicles of St Mary’s series which follows a group of tea-soaked disaster magnets as they hurtle their way around History.

The authors faced a very difficult task to create a fitting story to match the famous structure, and I Have you learned to be careful of what you wish for?

The Tainted Throne

With many enemies, he had no one to trust, with his own milk-mother and brother planning to plot against him. Never before had the reins of the empire passed on to a woman and Nur Jahan proved an equal thrlne Jahangir in administrative capabilities while being hidden behind the veils of the court.

So epic means overlong, overwrought and terminally dull? For example, all of us know all Indians, at least. And several such anecdotes are tightly woven by the authors to keep the plot gripping. The author does exactly that!

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Mehrunissa, emplre known as Nur Jahan, is fascinating. The first volume revolves around the story of Baburheir to the ruler of FerghanaUmar Shaikh. Its history is as old as time and its ruthlessness is unrivalled. You can’t change History. Yes, it will mean breaking a few rules, but – as Max always says – they’re not her rules. Not a Member Yet?

Prey is elusive, for Prefect Canis of empiire Roman navy has forbidden merchant ships from sailing without oof escort. Though the main protagonists appear to thrkne these two, the book is brought to life by Mehrunissa, who is portrayed a The fourth and I think penultimate installment of the ‘Empire of the Moghul’. But his most dangerous enemy may be on his own side Akbara bold ruler, faced many problems to control a vast kingdom. Blend these well and you are in for a perfect treat.

A novel that stays with you’ Sophie KinsellaPerfect for fans of Kate Morton and Kathryn Hughes, this gripping novel of long-buried secrets will stay with you for ever. He knew instinctively that she’s the woman he’d been seeking.

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Book review: ‘Empire of The Moghul: The Tainted Throne’

One of the wonder of world today. She has witnessed at first hand how courtly play can quickly turn to danger and knows she must bear a son. An average book for the average ruler – who grew in the wrong time, to the wrong father – Akbar. To help us get inside the heads of the founders of the Moghul dynasty for our fiction quintet ‘Empire of the Moghul’, we’ve read all the chronicles of the time.

While Babur was focused on gaining a foothold in India and Humayun was engaged in clinging on to it, the empire effectively shifted gears into efficient administration by the time of Akbar.

I feel like I have lived a life along with each of the emperors after taintes these books. Headline Hope for the Best Jodi Taylor.

Book review: ‘Empire of The Moghul: The Tainted Throne’

Jahangir married Mehrunissa, who was like a soul-mate to him and he loved her with all his heart. A mystery to be solved. Jun 25, Pradeep Kumar rated it really liked it.

Worse is to come.