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The Indus Valley

Jane Shuter

The Indus Valley

by Jane Shuter

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indus civilization -- Juvenile literature,
  • Indus civilization

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to the civilization of the Indus Valley, which began in ca. 3500 B.C.E., including its culture, government, writing system, and more.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

    StatementJane Shuter.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesHistory opens windows
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS425 .S347 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23043495M
    ISBN 109781432913274, 9781432913359
    LC Control Number2008277894

    The Indus River flows through modern Pakistan and northern India, creating an area of fertile farmland that was home to the ancient Indus Valley peoples. Where was the Indus Valley civilization? › Indus writings › The people of the Indus Valley had an alphabet of more than letters. Indus writings › Seven Wonders of the World.   Population genetics What makes the book very timely is that in the last couple of years, a relatively new discipline called population genetics has .

    The Indus Valley Hotel Leh Policies The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking on: Upper Chulung, Leh, Jammu and Kashmir The Indus civilization (also known as the Harappan Civilization, the Indus-Sarasvati or Hakra Civilization and sometimes the Indus Valley Civilization) is one of the oldest societies we know of, including over known archaeological sites located along the Indus and Sarasvati rivers in Pakistan and India, an area of some million square kilometers.

    A vast ancient civilization developed along the valley of the River Indus in modern-day India and Pakistan. For a while, in about BCE, it was one of the greatest civilizations of the world. It covered more than , square miles (1,, km²), even bigger than the civilizations of Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia combined. In this post, let's see the features of Indus Valley Civilisation arts as part of the Indian Culture notes based on the NCERT text ‘An Introduction to Indian Art’ – Part 1. A detailed note about the features, sites, society, religion etc. of Indus Valley Civilisation is already published in this website. As we have covered the prehistoric arts of India in the last article, we shall move.


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