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Shivaji

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*** Download our "India comics" free app - FREE inapp titles and special limited time sale underway. link: http://tinyurl.com/IndiaComics *** Check out ETHER*MEDIA ACK Complete collection(192 comic bundle) inapp in India Comics on sale(40% off over already sale prices)! iRemedi ETHERMEDIA presents: * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Title: Shivaji Publisher: ACK-Media Pvt Ltd Collection: Amar Chitra Katha Genre: Illustrated classics Language: English Screens: 113, Full Color, Panel by Panel * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Shivaji was popularly known as Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was a king of medieval India, who laid the foundations of the Maratha Empire. "A thorough treat in Mythology " "Enjoy the world of Ancient Indian Classics in comic book format" SHIVAJI The Great Maratha Warrior Shivaji is one of the most inspirational historical figures in contemporary India. This is especially true for the Marathi speaking region to which he belonged. He was born in the 17th century in Western India at a time when the area was under the oppressive rule of the neighboring states of Bijapur, Golconda and Ahmadnagar. Shivaji's father, a brave general, worked for the Bijapur state and held the rights of a sub-ruler in two districts in south India. Shivaji and his mother were left to administer the district around Pune, for which the family held hereditary ruling rights. Shivaji grew up in an unsettled time when the Deccan was in dispute between the southern Sultanates and the Mughal emperor who ruled in Delhi. Shivaji's mother tutored him from an early age to take up the cause of the liberation of his people from both the Mughals and the Sultanates. As a young price of an independent small principality Shivaji collected a loyal band of followers and steadily proceeded to wrest control of more and more forts - the key seats of power. Shivaji's expansion lead to several battles with the neighboring states in which he prevailed despite a much smaller army through a combination of clever strategy and the support of the local population. Shivaji was one of the first Indian rulers to perceive a threat from European traders and to build a navy to keep them under check. Shivaji finally emerged a popular ruler and in 1674 a grand coronation ceremony was held in Raigad declaring Shivaji the 'Supreme King'. The Shivaji-inspired Maratha Empire continued in some form for more than a century after his death in 1680. Published by ACK-Media Pvt Ltd, India. Content Copyright ACK-Media. App copyright iRemedi. All rights reserved. Any unauthorized copying, distributing or exploitation strictly prohibited. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * App Features - Panel by Panel screen view - Slide, Fade and Page curl effects - Tracking screen numbers - Drag slider for jump navigation - Auto navigation with slideshows - Over 7 color backgrounds - Screen zooming to explore art - Rotation support for Portrait/wide screens - Autosave of preferences - Over 21 graphic help screens - Return to last read screen automatically - ETHERMEDIA Twitter, Facebook & Portal access * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Related Titles: Brave Rulers Of India Digest, Krishnadeva Raya, Tipu Sultan, Chandraputa Maurya, Samudra Gupta, Ashoka, Harsha

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Technical specifications

Version: 3.1

Size: 36.15 MB

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Price: 0,88 €

Developed by iRemedi Corp.

Day of release: 2010-02-6

Recommended age: 9+

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