History of Civilisations of Central Asia Volume I - Hardback  

History of Civilisations of Central Asia Volume I - Hardback

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Highly collectible copy of History of Civilisations of Central Asia Volume I

Volume 1 of this UNESCO multi-volume series traces the history of man in this vast region from the Palaeolithic beginnings to circa 700 BC, when the foundations of the Achaemenian Empire were laid. The earliest history of man is evidenced and the food producing areas of Turkmenistan, Tajikistan and the Indus Valley explored.

The Bronze Age and the first signs of urbanization from the Indus to the Oxus are described as is the development of the nomadic pastoral tribes, such as the Aryans, whose history can be seen in proper perspective through archaeological evidence now available. A comprehensive first instalment for any enthusiast interested in the history and development of Asia.

Published 1992 - In excellent condition

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Author A H Dani, V M Masson
Type Hardback
Condition Used - Like New
ISBN 9789231027192
SKU 1311