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Atlas of ancient Indian history

Author: Irfan Habib; Faiz Habib
Publisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Series: Aligarh Historians Society series.
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This coloured atlas provides detailed information on various aspects of ancient India: society, economy, polity. Individual maps pertaining to distinct historical periods explore the kingdoms and dynasties, geopolitical orbits, cropping and vegetation patterns, minerals, industries and other economic activities. The maps cover the entire period from early beginnings of civilization to the early medieval. Based on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Scientific atlases
Atlases
History
Maps
Material Type: Atlas
Document Type: Map
All Authors / Contributors: Irfan Habib; Faiz Habib
ISBN: 9780198065647 0198065647
OCLC Number: 840859657
Description: 1 atlas (xvii, 133 pages) : color maps ; 45 cm.
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scales differ.
Contents: Evolution and diffusion of humankind --
Neolithic India --
THe Indus civilization and antecedent and contemporary cultures --
Archaeological cultures, c. 1800-600 BC --
Historical geography of India, 1800-600 BC --
India, 600-320 BC --
Mauryan India --
The political geography of India, 200 BC-AD 300, from inscriptions --
Economic geography, AD 1-300 --
India, political, AD 300-550 : based on inscriptions --
Political geography, c. AD 550-750 --
Economic map of India, AD 500-800.
Series Title: Aligarh Historians Society series.
Responsibility: Irfan Habib, Faiz Habib.
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Based on recent excavations and research, this coloured atlas provides detailed information on various aspects of ancient India-society, economy, polity. Each map deals with a historical period and  Read more...

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