Ancient Cities of the Indus Valley Civilization

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Oxford University Press, 1998 - Social Science - 260 pages
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Ancient Cities of the Indus Valley Civilization presents a refreshingly new perspective on the earliest cities of Pakistan and western India (2600-1900 BC). Through a careful examination of the most recent archaeological discoveries from excavations in both Pakistan and India, the author provides a stimulating discussion on the nature of the early cities and their inhabitants. This detailed study of the Indus architecture and civic organization also takes into account the distinctive crafts and technological developments that accompanied the emergence of urbanism. Indus trade and economy as well as political and religious organizations are illuminated through comparisons with other contemporaneous civilizations in Mesopotamia and Central Asia and through ethnoarchaeological studies in later cultures of South Asia.

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Indus Seals deciphered - Indus Vedic Civilization
Dr. C.P.Trivedi
The new Interpretation of Indus Valley Vedic symbols explore Indus Vedic Civilization, as also the Harappan symbols do not represent a script, hence beyond the reach of Script experts. It is not a script at all. It rejects Aryan invasion scientifically. His book has been published by Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany. He has explored the long awaited mystery of Indus Valley as well the ancient discovery of DNA and Higgs Boson God particle has been termed as Hiranyagarbha Golden embryo in the Vedas.
The genetic symbols explore the evolution of human species in chronological order.
In the light of most exciting discovery of the decade, the DNA by Watson and Crick 1953 Higgs: God particle is the foundation of Vedas and Indus Valley. The Indus Valley gene technology was much more advance. It reveals the fact that life has evolved from the single cell and DNA. It also reveals the fact that transgenic plants and animals can be developed. The rich biodiversity zones in India and Africa is its confirmative evidence.. The DNA is Light of Life with merits and demerits from generation to generation. The transgenic animals and plants can be developed for the domestic comfort, but it may create havoc also. The Genetic symbols explore Indus Valley - Vedic Civilization. The book Indus - Vedic Genetics Indus Valley - Vedic Civilization has been published by Lap Lambert Academic publishing, Germany, ISBN-10: 3659228095 ISBN-13: 978-3659228094, The paper was presented in Indian Science Congress, Bhopal chapter Oct. 2012, and National conference Itihas Sankalan Samittee at Gwalior Oct 27 2012. 2nd World Veda Conference, Ujjain 4-7 Nov. 2012 Indus - Vedic Genetics Indus Valley - Vedic Civilization The book explores the background of Indus city civilization Dr.C.P.Trivedi''
 

Contents

Foreword
7
Origins of Urban Society
33
Indus Cities Towns and Villages
49
Copyright

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Jonathan Mark Kenoyer, Associate Professor in Anthropology, teaches archaeology and ancient technology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

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