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earliest Sakas of South Asia

A. K. Narain

earliest Sakas of South Asia

by A. K. Narain

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Published by Kashi Prasad Jayaswal Research Institute in Patna .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Scythians -- South Asia

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [69]-78) and index.

      Statementby A.K. Narain.
      SeriesK.P. Jayaswal memorial lecture series ;, no. 10, K.P. Jayaswal memorial lecture series ;, vol. 10.
      ContributionsKashi Prasad Jayaswal Research Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS339.3.S39 N37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78, 8 p. ;
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL172178M
      LC Control Number99952786

      About the Book Cultural History of Early South Asia: A Reader presents a wide-ranging survey of the diverse art forms of early South Asia. In doing so, it departs from the dominant tendency of treating the arts as static 'heritage of the past' with just exhibition value, and instead perceives them as dynamic processes of meaning and communication in the past.   'Ancient Indian History Maps' is an educational and informative atlas app for history enthusiasts. You can explore history of ancient India (6th century BC to 12th century AD) through maps on this free app. This app contains 34 high definition and high quality maps, graphic designed from various authentic sources available. This app is optimized for smaller phones also.

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