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The Origins and Development of Classical Hinduism

The Origins and Development of Classical Hinduism

by A. L. Basham
     
 
Arthur Basham (1914-86) was one of the world's foremost scholars of ancient Indian culture and religion. His account of the origins and development of classical Hinduism compiled and expanded posthumously, represents a lifetime of sturdy and reflection on the subject.

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Arthur Basham (1914-86) was one of the world's foremost scholars of ancient Indian culture and religion. His account of the origins and development of classical Hinduism compiled and expanded posthumously, represents a lifetime of sturdy and reflection on the subject.

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Based on a series of five lectures given on university compuses in the US, 1984-85. Presentation of information is historical rather than thematic, focusing on an analysis of texts as well as archaeological and art-historical data on a religion of some 655 million adherents. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780807073001
Publisher:
Beacon
Publication date:
07/01/1989
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.27(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.78(d)

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