The History of India

The History of India

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This accessible, narrative account follows Indian history over its 9,000 year trajectory, from the ancient Harappans to today, emphasizing events and issues of the 20th and 21st centuries.

* Completely updates the original, top-selling volume and adds information about issues, people, and events post-2002

* Covers the entire history of India with particular attention to the formative events of the 20th century and the economic transformation that has taken place since 1991

* Helps readers appreciate the sheer size of India's current population, its ever-increasing economic importance, and its strategic significance

* Presents information in a clear, accessible style appropriate for readers who have little or no previous knowledge about India

* Draws on the latest scholarly studies of Indian history

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California :, Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC,, [2015]
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781610697651
Call Number: 954 M2254h 2015
Characteristics: xxi, 254 pages : illustration, map ; 25 cm


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