The First Spring. Culture in the Golden Age of India. Volume I & II.

The First Spring. Culture in the Golden Age of India. Volume I & II.

New Delhi. Penguin Books, 2014. Two volume edition. Stock ID #163185

2 volumes. Part 1: xv + 501pp. Part 2: vi + 461pp. Indices, bibliographies, notes, paperbacks in very good condition. Part One (Statecraft and Society) of a brilliant study of ancient Indian civilization. Part two (religion and culture).

"For about a thousand years-from around 500 BCE to 500 CE - India witnessed a golden age, its first spring. During this period the country was economically prosperous, saw the rise of Buddhism and Jainism, as well as major advances in astronomy, medicine. philosophy, and literature" - Publisher's Description. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163185).

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