Providing an authoritative and detailed account, Hermann Kulke and Dietmar The fourth edition of this highly accessible book brings the history of India up to. 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. A history of India / Hermann Kulke and Dietmar Rothermund Kulke, Hermann have shaped the history of the Indian subcontinent”–Provided by the publisher.
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The authors demonstrate a strong understanding of the culture and, usually, maintain a balanced tone throughout. From the Origins to AdF. Hermina rated it it was ok Mar 26, Allegra Itsoga rated it liked it Jan 18, To have updated it over five editions and retain the usefulness of the writing is doubly impressive.
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This is an excellent introduction to the complex cultures of India from Neolithic times to now. It was, however, a pleasure to get more detail and a broader picture. Brooke rated it really liked it Apr 21, A person who hardly knows anything about history!!. Steve Woutters rated it really indua it Jan 27, Cant believe how does Vikrama Era means era of Azes, where the name itself is Vikrama, while Shaka era goes on to become Kanishka’s while he not a Saka.
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The book seeks to explain the major political, economic, social and cultural forces which have shaped the history of the Indian subcontinent. Sagnik Saha rated it it was ok Sep 07, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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Along with a new glossary, this edition also includes expanded discussions of the Mughal empire and the economic history of India.