India Discovered: The Recovery of a Lost Civilization

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Two hundred years ago, India was seen as a place with little history and less culture.Today it is revered for a notable prehistory, a magnificent classical age and a cultural tradition unique in both character and continuity. How this extraordinary change in perception came about is the subject of this fascinating book.The story, here reconstructed for the first time, is one of painstaking scholarship primed by a succession of sensational discoveries. The excitement of unearthing a city twice as old as Rome, the realization ...

India Discovered: The Recovery of a Lost Civilization 2001, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007123001

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