A Cultural History of India / Edition 1

A Cultural History of India / Edition 1

by A. L. Basham
     
 

This book, edited by the well-known historian A. L. Basham, presents a comprehensive survey of Indian culture, covering such aspects as religion, philosophy, social organization, literature, art. architecture, music and science. It includes a special section dealing with the influence of Indian civilization on the rest of the world, as well as details of the

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This book, edited by the well-known historian A. L. Basham, presents a comprehensive survey of Indian culture, covering such aspects as religion, philosophy, social organization, literature, art. architecture, music and science. It includes a special section dealing with the influence of Indian civilization on the rest of the world, as well as details of the political history of the region to provide a chronological framework for the non-specialist. Contributors include such eminent scholars as Radhakrishnan, Burrow, Das, and Spear.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195639216
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Series:
Oxford India Paperbacks Series
Edition description:
Illustrate
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.30(d)

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