Meticulously researched, lucidly written, this is a treat for those who love history and Delhi. Swapna brings the Mughal era beautifully alive. You can vividly picture the moonlit fountains, the Emperor sitting in his jharokha, and the katras and kuchas of Chandni Chowk, brimming with traders of all hue.

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