Sultan Fateh Ali Khan Shahab, Tipu Saheb or Bahadur Khan Tipu Sultan (1750-1799) succeeded his father Hyder Ali as ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore. He fought the British in the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Mysore Wars. He was killed at the Battle of Seringapatam.
Historical Books online
- The history of Hyder Shah, alias Hyder Ali Khan Bahadur, and of his son, Tippoo Sultan by M.M.D.L.T. revised and corrected by Prince Gholam Mohammed 1855 (archive.org)
- Select letters of Tippoo Sultan to various public functionaries. arranged and tr. by William Kirkpatrick 1811 (archive.org)
- Tiger Of Mysore: Life And Death Of Tipu Sultan by Denys Forrest, 1970 Archive.org, Public Library of India Collection.