Monograph on holistic approach to dating in ancient history especially Indian history

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Commissioner of Museums, Govt. Museum , Chennai
India -- History -- To 324 B.C. -- Historiography., India -- History -- 324 B.C.-1000 A.D. -- Historiogr


Other titlesHolistic approach to dating in ancient history especially Indian history
Statementby R. Kannan.
SeriesBulletin of the Government Museum, General section-New series ;, vol; 16, no. 3, 2000, Bulletin of the Madras Government Museum., vol. 16, no. 3.
ContributionsGovernment Museum (Madras, India)
LC ClassificationsDS451 .K265 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4006279M
LC Control Number2001361774

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