It was the capital of the Kingdom of Kamboja, the site of a fabled city founded by Alexander, and one of the capitals of the great Kushana Emperor, Kanishka. In modern times, the ancient city of Kapisa slumbers under an American airbase in Bagram, Afghanistan. What secrets does it hold?
Chasing the elusive Nizam, author John Zubrzycki gives a gripping account of his journey from Hyderabad to Australia and then Turkey, in search of a man few have seen in the last few decades. Once the richest family in the world, the Nizams of Hyderabad fell from power and grace, and the last Nizam Mukarram Jah is now a recluse. Zubrzycki went on to write a bestseller – The Last Nizam: The Rise And Fall of India's Greatest Princely State – and here he tells us what it took to track him down.