Providing an authoritative and detailed account, Hermann Kulke and Dietmar Rothermund emphasize and analyze the structural pattern of Indian history. A History of Indiais a compact synthesis presenting the grand sweep of Indian history from antiquity to the present. It remains the definitive text on the nation. Book Reviews: A History of India by Hermann Kulke and Dietmar Rothermund. Croom Helm: Pp. Show all authors. Burton Stein · Burton Stein.
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This imdia edition of A History of India presents the grand sweep of Indian history rothwrmund antiquity to the present in a compact and readable survey. Contents History and the Environment. His books include Kings and Cults: Mar 05, Ruru Ghoshal rated it it was indiaa. Vedic people did not have the skills of the indigenous people. A “History of India” presents the grand sweep of Indian history from antiquity to the present.
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To ask other readers questions about A History of Indiaplease sign up. You can view this histoyr the NLA website. The Great Ancient Empires 3. Even the concepts of Karma and Samsara were borrowed from indigenous people in later Vedic period. A History of India. Moore No preview available – Kristine rated it it was ok Dec 05, The fourth edition of this highly accessible book brings the history of India up to date to consider, for example, the recent developments in the Kashmir conflict.
Would not re-read this book and donated it. From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled. I’d recommend it to anyone look to have a very good summary of indja amazing country.
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That probably led me to an interest in Roman contact with India in grad school, so I’ve had some familiarity with the history of India before this book. Thomas Klein rated it liked it Nov 02, Early Civilisations of the Northwest 2.
Hermann KulkeDietmar Rothermund. It remains the definitive text on the nation. Providing an authoritative and detailed account, Hermann Kulke and Dietmar Rothermund emphasize and analyze the structural pattern of Indian history.
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This new edition has been thoroughly revised, containing new research, and an up-to-date preface, index and dateline. Besides it also gives why and how the rigidity of caste system is maintained. Hasrizal Jamil rated it really liked it Dec 05, Duringmy subject of study for the year was India – it’s culture, history, economy. In the Library Request this item to view in gistory Library’s reading rooms using your library card.
Please see link for more: National Library of Australia. For me it suffered from a lack of engaging prose, and as someone who has difficulty putting down a book unfinished it lead in the later sections to me opening it in an attempt to finish rather than engage the subject matter. The Period of Colonial Rule 7.
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A History of India
Kulkenow in its fourth edition. The book seeks to explain the major political, economic, social and cultural forces which have shaped the history of the Indian subcontinent. The authors demonstrate a strong understanding of the culture and, usually, maintain a balanced tone throughout.
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Request this item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card. This book is rotgermund factual and the authors have refrained from making an in depth analysis of many, if not most of the issues concerning the Indian history, which is just as well. Alix rated it it was ok Jun 12, This is an excellent introduction to the complex cultures of India from Neolithic times to now. Most books are rated related to their usefulness and contributions to my research. Factually this is an excellent book.
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