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Prarambhik Bharat Ka Parichay (Hindi)
Ram Sharan Sharma
Price : ₹ 325.00  
ISBN : 9788125026518
Language : Hindi
Pages : 384
Binding : Paperback
Book Size : 140 x 216 mm
Year : 2004
Series :
Territorial Rights : World
Imprint : No Image
Catalogues : History,Hindi
About the Book

  1. It is a survey book on Ancient Indian history from prehistoric times to the seventh century. It deals with polity, economy, society, religion, philosophy and science & technology in ancient India and highlights the contributions of ancient India in these fields.
  2. This book is a revised, updated and upgraded version of Prachin Bharat (Ancient India), earlier published by NCERT. The book has been upgraded to suit the requirements of college and university students. Four new chapters (chapters 4, 5, 6 & 11) have been added. Several chapters like Neolithic Age (ch. 9), Harappan Culture: Bronze Age Urbanisation (ch.10) and Rigvedic Age (ch.12) have been extensively revised in the light of new researches and findings. Then, there are insertions of new paragraphs, lines and words throughout the text in the book.
  3. A special feature of the book is chronology, which is given at the end of each chapter. This will help the students to correlate events in a chronological sequence.
  4. Another special feature of the book is a detailed and updated bibliography.
Contributors (Author(s), Editor(s), Translator(s), Illustrator(s) etc.)

Prof R S Sharma was Professor and Head, Department of History, Delhi University. Earlier, he taught at Patna and Canada universities. He was also the founding Chairperson of the Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR), New Delhi. He has written both in English and Hindi.

His important works include: Sudras in Ancient India, Material Culture and Social Formations in Ancient India, Aspects of Political ideas and Institutions in Ancient India, Indian Feudalism, Looking for the Aryans, Advent of the Aryans in India, Early Medieval Indian Society- A Study in Feudalization, etc.