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    DescriptionThis lavishly illustrated book presents a coherent and fascinating account of the Indus Valley civilization that will appeal to specialists and non-specialists alike. Kenoyer draws on the latest archaeological information from Harappa, Mohenjodaro, Dholavira, and other major sites as well as on his considerable knowledge of South Asian societies and ancient technologies. He addresses such enduring topics as the nature and role of the Indus writing system, the Indus religino as evidenced through sculpture and architecture, the political organization of Indus city-states, long-distance trade and the importance of merchants in Indus society, and the daily life of the diverse inhabitants of the cities, towns, and villages of the region.


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    Title
    Ancient Cities of the Indus Valley Civilization
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jonathan Mark Kenoyer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 260
    Width: 230 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 11 mm
    Weight: 1,042 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780195779400
    ISBN 10: 0195779401
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25520
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FKA
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA, HBJF, HDD
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 08
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 05
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    B&T General Subject: 750
    Ingram Subject Code: AH
    Libri: I-AH
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDA
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET080
    Ingram Theme: CULT/INDIAN
    BISAC V2.8: HIS017000, SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    B&T Approval Code: A17600000
    BIC subject category V2: 1FKA, 1QDA
    DC21: 934
    Abridged Dewey: 934
    DC22: 934
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: DS425 .K43 1998
    LC subject heading: , , , ,
    Illustrations note
    colour and b&w halftones, line drawings
    Publisher
    OUP Pakistan
    Imprint name
    OUP Pakistan
    Publication date
    08 October 1998