Readership: Scholars and teachers of ancient Indian history, archaeology, and anthropology.
Irfan Habib, Professor Emeritus, History, Aligarh Muslim University
Irfan Habib is Professor Emeritus, History, Aligarh Muslim University. Former Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research, he was awarded Padma Bhusan in 2005. He was Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research during 1987-93. He was also the President of the Indian History Congress in 1981. In 1991 he was invited to deliver the Radhakrishnan Lecturer at Oxford. He is an Elected Corresponding Fellow, British Royal Historical Society since 1998.
Faiz Habib is cartographer, Dept of History, Aligarh Muslim University.
List of Maps
List of Abbreviations
Map 1. Evolution and Diffusion
Map 2. Neolithic India
Map 3. Indus Civilization
Map 4. Archaeological Cultures
Map 5. Aryan Expansion
Map 6. India: 600 BC-320 BC
Map 7. Mauryan Empire
Map 8. India 200 BC-320 BC: Political Geography
Map 9. India AD 100-AD 300: Economic Geography
Map 10. India AD 300-AD 550: Inscriptions
Map 11. India AD 550-AD 750: Political
Map 12. India AD 500-AD 750
Textual Descriptions of Maps