Jahanara, Princess of Princesses

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Experience the sumptuous wealth and the unforgettable drama within the Moghul Dynasty of seventeenth-century India through Newbery Honor- author Kathryn Lasky's diary of Princess Jahanara. In the 1600s, the Moghul emperors of India were among the greatest and most superb rulers of the East. Jahanara is the daughter of one of these powerful figures, Shah Jahan, The Magnificent. A lover of refinement, his courts are of the finest architecture, priceless painting, unbelievable gardens, and ultra-fabulous wealth. Jahanara, the oldest and favorite of his children, is showered with emeralds and diamonds and rubies. She is attended by numerous servants and learned tutors. But her world is not one of complete
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Grouping Title jahanara princess of princesses
Grouping Author lasky kathryn
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display_description Beginning in 1627, Princess Jahanara, first daughter of Shah Jahan of India's Mogul Dynasty, writes in her diary about political intrigues, weddings, battles, and other experiences of her life. Includes historical notes on Jahanara's later life and on the Mogul Empire.
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publishDate 2002
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series Royal diaries
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subject_facet Diaries -- Juvenile fiction, India -- History -- 1526-1765 -- Juvenile fiction, Jahanara, Begum, -- 1614-1680 -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile fiction, Mogul Empire -- Juvenile fiction, Princesses -- Juvenile fiction, Shah Jahan -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Jahanara, Princess of Princesses
title_full Jahanara, Princess of Princesses / by Kathryn Lasky
title_short Jahanara, Princess of Princesses
topic_facet Childhood and youth, Diaries, History, Jahanara, Begum, Mogul Empire, Princesses, Shah Jahan