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India : Brief History of a Civilization / Thomas R. Trautmann

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library 954 TRAUTMA (Text) 71561000140288 Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780190202491
  • ISBN: 0190202491
  • Physical Description: x, 246 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Second edition
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index
Formatted Contents Note: About the book -- Introduction -- The beginnings of Indian civilization -- The vedic age -- New religions, new empires -- Classical India -- Family, society, polity -- Mentalities -- The world that India made -- Turks and Mughals -- Europeans -- The nation-state -- New nations
Summary, etc.: "This is an outline of Indian civilization, comprehensive in coverage but brief enough to be read in a few sittings. It gives an overview of 5,000 years of history in South Asia, from the beginnings of farming, cities and writing to the present. It gives readers new to the topic a map of the territory and the tools to take on more advanced and specialized readings"--Provided by publisher
Language Note: Text in English
Subject: India > Civilization
India > History

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