National Geographic : 1940 Dec
In the Realms of the Maharajas 731 Jodhpur Fort Crowns a Jutting Rock High Above the City In the distance gleams the marble cenotaph of a former maharaja. The present ruler of Jodhpur is building a huge new palace, which will be provided with air-conditioning. The authors gave His Highness a taste of its joys by entertaining him in their air-cooled trailer (p. 741). Nearly six miles of walls surround the old city.