Between the Empires (Hardcover)

Society in India 300 Bce to 400 Ce

By Patrick Olivelle (Editor)

Oxford University Press, USA, 9780195305326, 544pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2006

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Description

This volume is the result of an international conference organized by the South Asia Institute at the University of Texas. Patrick Olivelle has collected and edited the best papers to emerge from the conference. Part I of the book looks at what can be construed from archeological evidence. Part II concerns itself with the textual evidence for the period. Taken together, these essays offer an unprecedented look at Indian culture and society in this distant epoch.