This is the first book to cover the whole history of Islamic architecture, including the arrival of that dynsty in the sixteenth century in India. Encompassing the whole sub-continent to cover Pakistan and Bangladesh, it also shows the variety of different provinicial styles that co-existed in the various regions. This book will prove invaluable to scholars of Indian architecture, Islamicists as well as to those who have travelled in India.
About the Author:
BIANCA MARIA ALFIERI is currently Associate Professor of the history and archaeology of Islamic art at the University of Rome.FEDERICO BORROMEO is a professional photographer who has spent many years travelling in the Indian sub-continent.