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    • Shivaji the last great Fort Architect by Ramesh Desai. (English) Published by Maharashtra Information Centre (Directorate General of Information and Public Relations, Bombay) GOVERNMENT OF MAHARASHTRA A/8 State Emporia Building, Babu Kharak Singh Marg, New Delhi 110 001. (Pages 180) Price: Rs. 42.00

      An excellent reference guide to the major forts in Maharashtra, with some drawings, maps and lots of photographs.


    • Gazetteer of the Bombay Presidencey - Ratnagiri and Savantvadi Districts (Fascimile Reproduction) Volume X Originally printed in 1880. (English) Published by The Executive Editor and Secretary, Gazetteers Department, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai. (Pages 481) Price: Rs. 175.00

      A priceless addition to any historian or history buff's bookshelf. A must have for anyone interested in old facts and information. This volume contains info on the forts in the region of Ratnagiri and Savantvadi plus more and more and more...


    • ShivRajMudra (English) Published by The Directorate-General of Information and Public Relations, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai 400032. (Pages 52) Price: Rs. 8.50

      A publication with excellent articles on Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj by writers such as Sir Jadunath Sarkar, Sethu Madhavrao Pagdi, Chidambara Kulkarni, J.V. Naik, M.S. Agaskar, Dr. A.U. Sheikh, Mrs. Laila Mazumdar. This publication has excellent color photographs and is a very astounding value for money.


    • A History of the Maratha Navy and Merchantships by Dr. B.K. Apte (English) Published by State Board for Literature and Culture, Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai. (Pages 311) Price: Rs. 46.00

      A priceless addition to any historian or history buff's bookshelf. A very good study source on the Maratha Naval fleets and sea activity. Lots of illustrations.


    • Kokancha Manbindu Sindhudurga by Ashok Prabhakar Kamat and P.K. Ghanekar. (Marathi) Published by Artefacts and Museums Department, GOVERNMENT OF MAHARASHTRA, 1985. (Pages 23) Price: Rs. 2.50

      A small but comprehensive booklet on fort Sindhudurga. Lots of information.


    • Shivpratap by M.G. Narawane (Marathi) Published by Shailaja Prakashan, 14 Arihant Co-op. Hsg. Soc., G.K. Gokhale Road, Mulund (East), Mumbai 400 081. (Pages 245) Price: Rs. 100

      The life and times of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in marathi poetic verse by Shri M.G. Naravane.


    • Maharashtra State Gazetteer - Raigad District (Marathi) Edited by Dr. K.K. Chaudhary (M.A., Ph.D.) (Pages 938) Price: Rs. 275.00

      A priceless addition to any historian or history buff's bookshelf. A must have for anyone interested in old facts and information. This volume contains info on the forts in Raigad State, some color photos plus more and more and more...


    • Janta Raja (Marathi) Published by Purandare Prakashan, Pune (Pages 70) Price: Rs. 8.00

      The complete screenplay, script and dialogues to the popular play 'Janta Raja' by Shiv Shahir Babasaheb Purandare. (Also see the section on Audio).


    • Chitrasampada (Marathi) Published by Jagatik Marathi Parishad, Bajaj Bhuvan, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400 023. (Pages 142) Price: Rs. 25.00

      A complete guide to Marathi cinema between the period of 1932 to 1989. Has various movies on Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj listed with other details.


    • Raja ShivChatrapati by Balwantrao Moreshwar Purandare (Marathi) Published by Purandare Prakashan, Pune. (Pages 792) Price: Rs. 225.00

      The life and times of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj as written by Shiv Shahir Babasaheb Purandare with illustrations by the Late Dinanath Dalal.