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The Resource Ashoka : the search for India's lost emperor, Charles Allen

Ashoka : the search for India's lost emperor, Charles Allen

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Ashoka : the search for India's lost emperor
Title
Ashoka
Title remainder
the search for India's lost emperor
Statement of responsibility
Charles Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
India's emperor Ashoka Maurya has a special place in history, but he was forgotten for almost 2000 years. Only a few stone monuments and inscriptions survived. This is the story of how these keystones to the past began to be discovered by British Orientalists in the 18th century and their mysterious lettering deciphered
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StDuBDS
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1940-
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Allen, Charles
Dewey number
  • 934'.045'092
  • 934'.045'092
  • 934.045
  • 934.045092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Aśoka
  • India
  • India
  • History
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Ashoka : the search for India's lost emperor, Charles Allen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781408701966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 460 p.
Isbn
9781408701966
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
Label
Ashoka : the search for India's lost emperor, Charles Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781408701966
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 460 p.
Isbn
9781408701966
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.

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