India: the Ancient Past
A History of the Indian Sub-Continent from c. 7000 BC to AD 1200
By (author) Burjor Avari
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India: the Ancient Past by Burjor Avari
Book DescriptionThis carefully crafted study presents the fascinating story of the development and establishment of India's culture and civilization from early pre-history through to the early second millennium. Encompassing topics such as the Harappan Civilization, the rise of Hindu culture, the influx of Islam in the eighth and the eleventh/twelfth centuries and key empires, states and dynasties, India: The Ancient Past engages with methodological and controversial issues. Key features of this illustrated guide include: * a range of maps illustrating different temporal and geographical regions * selected source extracts at the end of each chapter, for review and reflection * questions for discussion. This book provides comprehensive coverage of the political, spiritual, cultural and geographical history of India, making it an enriching read for anyone with an interest in this captivating period of history.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415356152
(234mm x 156mm x 19mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Apr-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Burjor Avari
Burjor Avari was born in India in 1938, spent his childhood in Kenya and Zanzibar, and received higher education in Britain. He taught history in Kenyan and British schools for 26 years before joining Manchester Metropolitan University in 1988 where he coordinates Multicultural Studies and teaches Indian History. He received an MBE in 1988 in recognition of his work in Multicultural Education.
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