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The Illustrated Cultural History of India

A.L. BASHAM, EDITOR NEW DELHI: OXFORD UNIVERSITy PRESS, 2007 304 PAGES, ISBN: 978-0195691924, SOFTCOVER Reviewed by Bruce Robinson This volume is an adaptation of A. L. Basham’s 1975 collection of articles entitled A Cultural History of India, which succeeded in capturing the state of scholarship at the time of its publication. That volume and the present illustrated version boast contributions from a plethora of respected scholars and authorities from the United Kingdom and other Commonwe...