Nur Jahan Of India (the Thinking Girl's Treasury Of Real Princesses)
- Number of Pages: 24
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
Combining the romance and enchantment of princesses utilizing a message of youthful female empowerment, these books are about girls who didn't just sit around waiting to turn out to be rescued. Against great odds, they altered their quite own lives— and their worlds. Stories of princesses from different cultures and diverse epochs in history are richly illustrated with photographs, maps, and lovely pen-and-watercolor paintings that help bring these fascinating females to life.
From the deepest heart of the Moghul palace, her face hidden by veils, Nur Jahan came to rule all of Mogul India. She hunted tigers, rode elephants to war, commanded a nation from behind a curtain, and did a quantity of other troubles that girls were not expected to do. This book tells the story of how she introduced efficiencies, encouraged trade, and created attainable a great flowering from the arts. Sections on the clothes Nur Jahan wore, the foods she ate, and why she is remembered today are included.
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