The contents of the above link have details on the accession of Asoka and his conversion to Buddhism.
Just go through them.
Sometime small snippets help to retain the information for longer time. They prove more useful than to read a whole book.
The blog will now have numerous tit bits every day. It takes lesser time to read them but ones retain more information. They help in selecting right answers in intelligently framed MCQs.
Kindly do give commnets on this feature.