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The indus civilization : a contemporary perspective

Author: Gregory L Possehl
Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A brief introduction to the history, archaeology, art, language, and culture of the Indus Valley civilization, written by the leading North American Indus archaeologist.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory L Possehl
ISBN: 075910171X 9780759101715 0759101728 9780759101722
OCLC Number: 760634712
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Book Award 2003.
Description: xi, 276 p. : cuadros, gráf., tablas, mapas, planos ; 29 cm
Contents: 1 Preface/ The Indus Age/ Beginnings/ The Indus Civilization/ Technology/ Architecture/ Art/ Script/ Religion/ Burial Customs and Biological Diversity/ Gender/ Mohenjo-Daro/ The Middle Asian Interaction Sphere/ The Transformation of the Indus Civilization/
Responsibility: Gregory L. Possehl.

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This volume offers the best description and analysis of the nature of [Indus] civilization. Illustrated with an abundance of line drawings, charts, and maps, the volume richly illuminates Read more...

 
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