The rise and fall of the Sikh empire

Priya Atwal discusses how the 19th-century Sikh empire rose to prominence but was ultimately brought down by British imperialists

Priya Atwal on the HistoryExtra podcast. The Harmandir Sahib in Amritsar

Historian Priya Atwal, whose written a new history of the Sikh empire that flourished in the early 19th century, discusses how it rose to prominence but was ultimately brought down by British imperialists.

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