Dhaka / Biliography – Dacca: The Mughal Capital

Book: Karim, A. (1964) Dacca: the Mughal Capital. Asiatic Society of Pakistan. Dhaka

The book is divided into interpretative commentary of the economy of Mughal Dhaka in the first half and a collection of documents in the later half. Each chapter discusses a different function and theme during the Mughal period- trade industry & commerce, administrative headquarters, the economic life of people etc. The author aims to clarify the economic history of Dacca. The scope is limited and detailed with facts, providing readers of a detailed account of the growth and decay of Dhaka under Mughal Reign.