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Time as a metaphor of history : early India

Author: Romila Thapar
Publisher: 2. impr, 2000.
Series: Oxford India paperbacks.; Krishna Bharadwaj memorial lecture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This essay examines the link between time and history through the use of cyclic and linear concepts of time. While the former occurs in a cosmological context, the latter is found in familiar  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Romila Thapar
ISBN: 0195637984 9780195637984
OCLC Number: 248445512
Notes: Expanded version of the Krishna Bharadwaj memorial lecture delivered in 1993 at Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Description: VIII, 53 Seiten ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Oxford India paperbacks.; Krishna Bharadwaj memorial lecture.
Responsibility: Romila Thapar.

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