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The indomitable Nur Jahan
Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan
by Ruby Lal, published by W.W. Norton, (2020), 9780393357677
A collective biography of Mughal women
Daughters of the Sun: Empresses, Queens and Begums of the Mughal Empire
by Ira Mukhoty, published by Aleph Book Company, (2018), 9789386021120
A new perspective on the Mughal harem
Mahal: Power and Pageantry in the Mughal Harem
by Subhadra Sen Gupta, published by Hachette India, (2019), 9789388322546
Placing Mughal women in context
The Empire of the Great Mughals: History, Art and Culture
by Annemarie Schimmel, published by Reaktion/University of Chicago Press, (2006), 9781861892515
RETEACH HISTORY - Ellie Woodacre on Queenship
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