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Author Avari, Burjor.

Title India, the ancient past : a history of the Indian sub-continent from c. 7000 BC to AD 1200 / Burjor Avari.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  934 Av16i 2007    ---  Available
Description xviii, 284 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [264]-278) and index.
Contents Introduction -- From Africa to Mehrgarh : the early pre-history of India -- The Harappan Civilisation -- The Indo-Aryans in the Vedic Age -- Formative centuries of the pre-Mauryan era -- The paradox of Mauryan imperialism -- Diffusion and dynamism after the Mauryas -- Stability and change under the imperial Guptas -- The post-Gupta era and the rise of the south -- Regionalism and feudalism : Rajput, Pala and Rashtrakuta kingdoms -- Chola domination in the south and Turco-Afghan plunder in the north -- Afterword : India post-AD 1200.
Subject India -- History -- To 1500.
ISBN 0415356164 (pbk.)
9780415356169 (pbk.)
0415356156 (hbk.)
9780415356152 (hbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 100451607
NLGGC 298500728
AU@ 000040872781
NZ1 11020485

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