A Cultural History Of India

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Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1975 - History - 585 pages
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This book, edited by the well-known historian A. L. Basham, presents a comprehensive survey of Indian culture, covering such aspects as religion, philosophy, social organization, literature, art. architecture, music and science. It includes a special section dealing with the influence ofIndian civilization on the rest of the world, as well as details of the political history of the region to provide a chronological framework for the non-specialist. Contributors include such eminent scholars as Radhakrishnan, Burrow, Das, and Spear.

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ni The Early Aryans T Burrow
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The Early Dravidians John P Marr
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Asokan India and the Gupta Age Romila Thapar
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