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    DescriptionThis new book represents a complete rewriting of Romila Thapar's hugely successful "History of India - Volume One", thirty-four years after it was first published. Incorporating the vast changes in knowledge developed during her lifetime, Thapar tells the extraordinary story of this great civilisation - a civilisation always based on diverse, often warring sources and that left the astounding buildings and beliefs that still fill India. This book is the authoritative history told with style andmeticulous attention to detail by the world's leading authority.

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    The Penguin History of Early India
    From the Origins to AD 1300
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Romila Thapar
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 592
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 405 g
    ISBN 13: 9780140288261
    ISBN 10: 0140288260

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FKA
    BIC subject category V2: HBLC, HBLA
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D, 3F, 3H
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF
    DC21: 954
    BISAC V2.8: HIS017000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: DS401
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: NHF, NHC
    Illustrations note
    16pp illustrations
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    07 August 2003
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Romila Thapar is Emeritus Professor of History at Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi.