A HISTORY OF INDIA
A History of India
presents the grand sweep of Indian history from antiquityto the present in a compact and readable survey. This new edition has beenthoroughly revised, containing extensive new research and material, as wellas an updated preface, bibliography, chronology and index.The authors examine the major political, economic, social and culturalforces which have shaped the history of the Indian subcontinent. Thisclassic text is an authoritative and detailed account which emphasises andanalyses the structural pattern of Indian history.
holds the chair in Asian History at the University of Kiel.
is Professor and Head of History at the South AsianInstitute, University of Heidelberg.