About the Book: The Life and Death of Sambhaji
It begins to dawn on the nine-year-old Sambhaji that his father has fled from
the clutches of the Mughal badshah Aurangzeb and left him behind. He must now
find his way back home with the help of strangers . . .
Under the shadow of an illustrious father, Sambhaji finds himself thrust into
the Maratha-Mughal conflict from a tender age. His mistakes cost him dearly and
when his father suddenly dies and he becomes the chhatrapati, it is as if he has
inherited a crown of thorns.
In the nine years that follow, he faces a