The Ancient Indus Valley

The Ancient Indus Valley : New Perspectives

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This work is a revealing study of the enigmatic Indus civilization and how a rich repertoire of archaeological tools is being used to probe its puzzles.


* A chronological overview that establishes the important phases of the Indus civilization and places Indus society in the historical context of the development of South Asia

* Illustrations showing speculative reconstructions of the Indus civilization's magnificent cities and photographs of artifacts from exquisite jewelry to beautiful carved seals
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Product details

  • Hardback | 441 pages
  • 187.71 x 254.76 x 34.29mm | 1,084.09g
  • Santa Barbara, United States
  • English
  • 78 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1576079074
  • 9781576079072
  • 938,666

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"Highly recommended for archaeological studies collections." - Library Journal "An extremely readable book accompanied by numerous illustrations, it belongs in larger public, secondary school, and college libraries as a resource and can serve well as a textbook for a course on the topic." - ARBA
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About Jane R. McIntosh

Jane McIntosh, PhD, is a professional archaeological writer. She has taught archaeology at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, and has excavated in Europe, India, and Iraq.
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