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Published: 22 June 2009

ISBN: 9781850659822

Bookseller Code (06)

Ismailis in the Colonial Era

Modernity, Empire and Islam, 1839-1969

Marc Van Grondelle

A Hurst Publication

  • History of the Nizari Ismailis, a branch of Shi'a Muslims who follow the Agha Khan, in India under British rule
  • A case study of how Muslims and Westerners forged a mutually beneficial relationship in historical times
  • Original archival research that opens new doors in our understanding of Islam

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