Village and Village Life in Ancient India...

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Author  Kiram Kumar Thaplyal
Publisher  Aryan Books International
Publication Date   February 29, 2004
ISBN  8173052611
Pages  350

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In this work, an attempt has been made to present in a concise form the various and variegated facets of village and village life in northern India from c.6th century BC, a great landmark in Indian history in several fields, to c.1st century, AD, by linking together pieces of evidence culled from literary and archaeological sources. Profusely illustrated, the book throws light on the various aspects of the life of the village folk. Similarities and diversities between villages and towns have also been highlighted, and an attempt has been made to distinguish between idea land real, common and rare, and change and continuity.

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