Britannica Encyclopedia of India (Set of 5 Volumes)

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Encyclopedia Britannica India, Jan 1, 2008 - 1944 pages

This five-volume reference set presents a wide spectrum of textual, visual, and statistical information on India. Covering numerous facets -land and people, culture and religion, history and philosophy, technology and sports, arts and business - this all-encompassing knowledge resource is perfect for home, school, or office. Well-researched information on personalities, events, and innovations delivers an in-depth understanding of India to readers.


- Over 3,000 entries related to geography, politics, culture, technology, demographics, entertainment, sports, arts, science, and more

- More than 1,400 images and graphics for visual reinforcement of themes

- Spotlight on the fields of art, aesthetics, flora/fauna, and academics through special essays by expert contributors

- Informative boxed items on focus themes such as National Awards of India and Cricket in India

- Exhaustive index; easy-to-use alphabetical format

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