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14 Fun Facts About the Taj Mahal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Asia, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Travel
Shah Jahan of the Mughal Empire in India had several wives. His favorite was Mumtaz Mahal. She was always with him, traveling all over the Empire. When she died, Jahan was devastated. He designed and built a mausoleum to house her body. He called it the Taj Mahal. Find out more about this amazing monument and surprise your friends with these fun facts in this 15-minute book. Reading Level: 6.9
India: Sights Uncovered - Travel With Tessa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Indian
India- Land of maharajah’s palaces, forts, ancient customs, insane traffic, tropical forests, and tranquil waterways. It awakens all one’s senses. Travel with me to uncover this amazing country’s many facets, which intertwine to create an unforgettable tapestry, and for a taste of India, try out my collection of India inspired recipes at the end of each chapter.
The Mughal Empire
Series: In Brief. Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Turkic-Mongol warlord Babur invaded Hindustan in 1526 and founded the great Mughal Empire. This book tells the history of the Empire from its beginnings to its dissolution by the British following the Indian Uprising in 1857. Written in a clear and accessible style and complete with maps and charts, it should appeal to the general reader.
Bewitching BHU
Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
This is a travelogue, a doctor's real life experience of travelling by train to Varanasi from Vellore for writing an examination at B.H.U. This book highlights the interesting events and anxious moments that eventually culminated in selection and successfully completion of post graduate degree course in Ophthalmology. The road blocks during the journey to obtain an M.S. degree are discussed.
Trumped! The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump.
Black Taj Mahal: The Emperor's Missing Tomb
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
To realize the crux of Black Taj, the existence of a paradox, a glaring asymmetry at the very center, this book is a summation of the research conducted by Arshi who visited the Taj in 1982. He was awestruck with grandeur and magnificence of the white marble, its perfect symmetry and the balance of the entire complex. And especially the unfulfilled dream of emperor Shah Jahan;the Black Taj Mahal.
Side Trip to Kathmandu
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When travel agents Sidney and Jay are told they’ll be joining their wealthy friend Brooke on a luxury tour of India and Nepal where all the arrangements have been made already, they decide this job will be the easiest, ever. Then they discover the real reason for their hire: they must ferret out the traveler in this well-heeled group who is also a murderer. The third Sidney Marsh Mystery.
The Mighty Mughal Emperors
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Jahangir and lustre and fashion of Noorjahan which was immortalised by Shahjahan by constructing the Taj Mahal in Agra could not be retained by the unwisely and intolerant policy of Aurangzeb. All the successors of Aurangzeb were incompetent. Aurangzeb wanted to divide his kingdom amongst his three sons.
Taj Mahal : The Unesco World Heritage Site (A Photo Book)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 430. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
One can see Taj Mahal changing colors in a day. It is said that these different colors show the mood changes of a woman. On the day of the full moon it looks very elegant and unique. In 1983, it was declared a World Heritage Site and millions of people come to visit it daily.
How to Photograph the Taj Mahal, India
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This is a photo guide to the Taj Mahal world heritage site in India. Use our photo guides and get far better photos.