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Books in the Library Catalog
Call Number: DS451.5.A45 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Conflict Unending: India-Pakistan tensions since 1947 by
Call Number: DS450.P18G36 2001
Publication Date: 2002-04-01
The Indus civilization : supplementary volume to the Cambridge history of India by
Call Number: DS425.W567 1968
Publication Date: 1968-09-01
In Search of the Cradle of Civilization: new light on ancient India by
Call Number: DS418.F35 1995
Publication Date: 1995-10-01
A New History of India by
Call Number: DS436.W66 1989
Publication Date: 1989-02-23
The Oxford History of India by
Call Number: DS436.S65 1981
Publication Date: 1981-08-13
A Traveller's History of India by
Call Number: DS436.T17 1995
Publication Date: 1994-09-01
Art & Architecture
Indian Art and Architecture
From The Columbia Encyclopedia
In the Western world, notable collections of Indian art can be seen in the British Museum, in the Victoria and Albert Museum, and in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Mughal Art and Architecture
From The Columbia Encyclopedia
Aa characteristic Indo-Islamic-Persian style that flourished on the Indian subcontinent during the Mughal empire (1526-1857).
Taj Mahal: Topic Page
It is considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the world and the finest example of the late style of Indian Islamic architecture.
Hindi: Topic Page
One of the INDO-ARYAN LANGUAGES, Hindi is cultivated in two forms which may be called two languages, though there are no significant differences of grammar or pronunciation between them. The twin language of Hindi is URDU (see table of numerals there). Hindi contests with English the position of India's principal language.
Urdu Language: Topic Page
One of the INDO-ARYAN LANGUAGES, Urdu is the twin of hindi. It has the same origin in the regional language of the country around Delhi. Culturally, the two languages are a world apart.
Gujarati Language: Topic Page
Gujarati is the Indo-Aryan language of the Indian state of Gujarat – and of numerous migrant communities in many parts of the world.
Assamese Language: Topic Page
Assamese is the easternmost of the Indo-Aryan languages of India. It is spoken in the Indian state of Assam.
Panjabi Language: Topic Page
Panjabi belongs to the Indo-Aryan languages and to the dialect continuum of northern India and Pakistan.
Imperialism: Topic Page
Broadly, the extension of rule or influence by one government, nation, or society over another.
British Empire: Topic Page
Empire covering, at its height in the 1920s, about a sixth of the landmass of the Earth, all of its lands recognizing the United Kingdom (UK) as their leader.
Spice: Topic Page
Aromatic vegetable product used as a flavoring or condiment. The term was formerly applied also to pungent or aromatic foods.
Trade: Topic Page
Traffic in goods. Conducted by gift, barter, or sale, trade is one of the most widespread of all social institutions.