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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The greatest story you never knew – how one of the most powerful empires in the history of the world rose to greatness, and destroyed itself. So I started reading it. Ghe Tainted Throne is indeed a story of a real life chess game between the knight Khurramthe queen Mehrunissathe king Jahangirand the pawn Shahriyar.

And Figulus knows that, even utterly taintted in battle, their warriors routed and the Druids driven from their hill forts, the tribesmen of Britannia will sooner die than surrender.

Empire of the Moghul: The Tainted Throne

Headline Hearts of Stone Simon Scarrow. The wild woman from the sea? Jul 27, Sairam Sivakumar rated it it was amazing Shelves: In the dangerous waters along the Illyrian coast, a feared pirate crew is on the hunt. Once Jahangir is mohul, his talented wife, Mehrunissa, is only too willing to take up the reins of empire.

It was such a well-oiled administrative machine that Jahangir inherited empirf set to work on. Noor-Jaha The best in the series of Mughals so far.

She wanted more and more power and she was ready to stop at nothing. Only the strongest can survive The authors faced a very difficult task to create a fitting empirr to match the famous structure, and I believe they have succeeded. To help us get inside the heads of the founders of the Moghul dynasty for our fiction ths ‘Empire of the Moghul’, we’ve read all the chronicles of the time.


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The Tainted Throne (Empire of the Moghul, #4) by Alex Rutherford

Trusting her too much cost his estranged relation with tianted favorite and rightful heir of moghul Empire and his life by driving himself into wine and opium world that too provided by her own wife. The land is far from tamed. She has witnessed at first hand how courtly play can quickly turn hhrone danger and knows she must bear a son.

Trivia About The Tainted Thron I wish the author dwelled more about the last few years of Mehrunissa’s life. Until he was married to Mehar-un-nissa Nurjahan and lost control of everything he acquired.

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

However, while Akbar was almost eclipsed by Jahangir in the last book, this time the characters are far more balanced. However, once I was through a few pages, I was totally stumped. Lists with This Book. They are keen travellers and have now clocked up visits to over of the world’s countries. The third in the new Roman pirate series of ebook novellas from the Sunday Times bestselling authors Simon Scarrow and T. Jul 02, Harika rated it really liked it. The fifth in a powerful and epic series of novels about the ruthless warrior emperors who ruled much of central Asia through the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.


May 10, Simran Khurana rated it really liked it. When you create an account with us, you’ll be able to save your favourite books, make a wishlist of upcoming titles, receive newsletters about books you’ll love, get recommendations tailored to you and order our books directly. Why was Mehrunissa so powerful?

The book begins with Jahangir quelling Khusrau’s rebellion and ascending the throne.

This book brings my perception to a whole new light. As usual Rutherford tells his story in a clear engaging fashion, with well told plot builds and hooks to keep the reader engaged and pulled along by the plot.

Never before had the reins of the empire passed on to a woman and Nur Jahan proved an equal to Jahangir in administrative capabilities while being hidden behind the veils of the court. The glorious Moghul throne is worth any amount of bloodshed and betrayal; once Jahangir raised troops against his own father; now he faces a bloody battle with Khurram, the ablest of his warring sons.

Mehrunisa is example of a women who is ambitious in those days when women were considered backward. Eempire ago Jahangir was banished to Kabul by Akbar where he saw Mehrunisa. Empire of the Moghul: Humayun is a well-meaning but dissolute ruler, prone to rash judgement and easily manipulated.

This new Queen must therefore step out from the shadows cast by Katherine and Anne.