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Book Review: ‘The Begum and the Dastan’ by Tarana Husain Khan

This is a novel of parallels, with three stories that attempt to give significance to the primary narrative, which has all the components of a historical pot-boiler.

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In the book, The Begum and the Dastan, Tarana Husain Khan maps the social, political and religious contours of 1897 Sherpur with the fascinating and strong-willed Feroza Begum at the centre of the storm.