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The history of India

Author: John McLeod
Publisher: Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Series: Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the political and economic aspects of each period as well as the social and cultural milieu, and includes a timeline, brief biographical notes on key players, and a bibliographic essay.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McLeod, John, 1963-
History of India.
Westport, CT : Greenwood Press, 2002
(DLC) 2002276829
(OCoLC)49226427
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John McLeod
ISBN: 0313006679 9780313006678 1280872462 9781280872464 9786610872466 6610872465
OCLC Number: 51300082
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 223 pages) : maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Series foreword / Frank W. Thackeray, John E. Findling --
The settings --
The birth of India --
Religion, trade, and conquest --
The rise and fall of the Mughal dynasty --
A century of realignment --
Indians and British rule --
The struggle for independence --
Building the new India --
The rise of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty --
The fall of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty --
India today --
Notable people in the history of India --
Mughal emperors, British viceroys, prime ministers of India.
Series Title: Greenwood histories of the modern nations.
Responsibility: John McLeod.
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This accessible narrative account follows the entire path of Indian history from the Harrapans to today.Readers will encounter the foundation of Buddhism, Hinduism, the Gupta dynasty, Muslim  Read more...

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