International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 3, Issue 10 (2016)

Shivaji: The architect of Maratha navy


Dr. Nalini K Tembhekar

Shivaji, the founder of the Maratha Kingdom, was required to assert his equality at Sea in order to safe guard the political and economic interests of his nascent state. Western side of his state was threatened by the Siddis, the Portuguese and the English. The Siddi was like a mouse in the house. Shivaji organized a navy in order to checkmate their activities. He was fully convinced that he who possessed an armada ruled the waves.
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Dr. Nalini K Tembhekar. Shivaji: The architect of Maratha navy. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 3, Issue 10, 2016, Pages 190-192
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