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India visit Q415

India visit Q415

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Bhakti, Krishna and Mira Bai

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Ancient India Population

Article on ancient India population:

  • Chandragupta Maurya empire capable of supporting 700,000 standing army;
  • Pran Nath estimates 300 BCE population stood between 100-140 million;
  • Moreland estimates population in 1600 CE at 100 million;

Library ref for Kingsley Davis “The population of India and Pakistan”  at L J312/69325 and L J312/432048

 

 

 

 

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Story of India – places mentioned and notes – disc 3

Source: The Story of India, Michael Wood, 2009 BBC audio.


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The Story of India – places mentioned – disc 2

Source: The Story of India by Michael Wood, 2009


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Story of India sites mentioned in disc 1

Source: The story of India by Michael Wood, 2009


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Rabindranath Tagore

Nobel prize winner in literature 1913 

Selected poetry

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Archaeological excavations from 1955

Source: Department of Archaeology, India

Please note the markers on maps are broad references for now and will be refined with more scrutiny in due course.


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