India's Ancient Past

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Oxford University Press, 2005 - History - 387 pages
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Based on the extremely popular school text on Ancient India by Professor Sharma prepared by him years ago and subsequently revised, this volume also addresses a number of issues which have become current in discussion on Ancient India today, such as the Identity of the Aryan Culture, and Historical Construction. This is a volume meant for all those who want a masterly, lucid, yet eminently readable introduction to, and overview of, India's early history by one of the master-scholars of Indian history---be it students, tourists, or the interested lay reader.

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This book is a perfect guide to anyone who is looking forward to peep into India's past. It lets you analyze from where did we start and where do we stand today. Read full review

Contents

The Significance of Ancient Indian History
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Copper Hoards Anthropomorph Figure Bharat Kala Bhawan Banaras
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Mother Goddess Terracotta Mohenjodaro
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About the author (2005)

R. S. Sharma is Emeritus Professor, Department of History, University of Patna. He is also the Founder Chairman of Indian Council of Historical Research.

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