Fateh nama Sindh-Alias Chachnama's originality and its theoretical application

This monumental book appeared in the academia in 2016 and its concise name is "A Book of Conquest" but its full title is "A Book of Conquest: The Chachnama and Muslim origin in South Asia”. The writer of the book Manan Ahmed Asif was born in Punjab and is presently Professor of History at University of Columbia. The book is a scholarly study of Fatehnama Sindh and a critical evaluation undertaken in the article reaches the following conclusions: a-This is an original work written in the thirteenth /13th century, and is not an Arabic translation of an old treatise. b-The book presents a political theory in the context of the thirteenth century political perspective and objective conditions existing then. c- British imperial power, nationalistic and anti-secular, sectarian vested interests have persistently manipulated the text to prove their respective stand points. The research article has discussed and evaluated all the above three viewpoints.

Muhammad Habib Sunai. (2018) چچ نامو:‘فتح نامه سنڌ’ جي اصليت ۽ ان جو نظرياتياستعمال, Sindhi Boli (Research Journal), Volume-11, Issue-2.
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