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By Khushwant Singh

From being a petty chieftain to changing into the main strong Indian ruler of his time, Ranjit Singh's empire prolonged from Tibet to the deserts of Sindh and from the Khyber cross to the Sutlej. His military used to be the most strong of the time in Asia and was once the 1st Indian strength in 1000 years to stem the tides of invasion from the north-west frontiers of Hindustan.
In this primary targeted biography of the 1st and simply Sikh ruler of the Punjab, Khushwant Singh provides Ranjit Singh as he fairly used to be. in accordance with Persian, Punjabi and English resources, and drawing upon the diaries and bills of ecu guests, it is a memorable account of the pageantry and brilliance of the Sikh nation on the peak of its strength, and a full of life portrait of 1 of the main vibrant characters in Indian history.

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