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Darwin: After Tamerlane: The Rise and Fall of Global Empires, 1400-2000. Paperback

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  • After Tamerlane: The Rise and Fall of Global Empires, 1400-2000. Paperback
  • John Darwin. 592 pages. 2008. Tamerlane, the Ottomans, the Mughals, the Manchus, the British, the Soviets, the Japanese and the Nazis - All built empires they hoped would last forever: all were destined to fail.

Das: India in a Japanese Historical Classic : The Heiki Monogatari. With a Focus on Indology and Buddhism. Hardcover

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  • India in a Japanese Historical Classic: The Heiki Monogatari. With a Focus on Indology and Buddhism. Hardcover
  • by Partha Pratim Das
  • 2006

Dasgupta: The Fakir and Sannyasi Uprisings. Cloth

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  • Fakir and Sannyasi Uprisings. Cloth
  • by Atis K. Dasgupta
  • 144 pages, with a map. 1992

Davane: Perspectives in the Vedic and the Classical Sanskrit Heritage. Cloth

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  • Perspectives in the Vedic and the Classical Sanskrit Heritage. Cloth.
  • G.V. Davane
  • xvii, 275 pages, glossary, bibliography, index. 1995

Davis: The "Bhagavad Gita": A Biography. Hardback

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  • The Bhagavad Gita. A Biography.
  • R.H.Davis, 2014
  • Hardback, 256 pages, illustrations, 190 x 114 mm.
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Dayalan: Monolithic Temples of Madhya Pradesh. Cloth

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  • Monolithic Temples of Madhya Pradesh. Cloth, 19x25cm.
  • D. Dayalan
  • 170 pages, 9 maps, 41 plates, a glossary, bibliography and index

Deb: Encyclopaedia of Fairs and Festivals in India. (with select rituals, vows, holy cities, temples and pilgrim centers) Cloth

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  • Encyclopaedia of Fairs and Festivals in India. (with select rituals, vows, holy cities, temples and pilgrim centers) Cloth, ca. 19x25 cm
  • Soma Deb and B. Sinha
  • 256 pages. 2001. Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Judaism, Sikhism, Zoroastrianism

Delahoutre: Indien. Kunst und Architektur. Hardcover

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  • Indien. Kunst und Architektur. Hardcover, 19,5 x 28,5 cm
  • Michel Delahoutre
  • 72 Seiten, 153 Farbabbildungen, mit Klapptafel in der Buchmitte. Das vorliegende Buch behandelt die indische Kunst und Kultur von der Prähistorie an und beleuchtet den Ausdruck von Buddhismus und Hinduismus in Architektur, Skulptur und Malerei. Unter allen Ländern der Welt ist Indien zweifellos ein Land, das seine Bräuche, seine Sprache und seine Kunst sehr treu bewahrt hat.

Delahoutre: Indische Kunst: Ursprung und Entwicklung. Gebunden

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  • Indische Kunst: Ursprung und Entwicklung. Gebunden. 23,5x30,5cm.
  • Michel Delahoutre
  • 238 Seiten, 127 SW und farbigen Abbildungen, 107 Textabbildungen, Bibliographie, Glossar der Sanskrit-Ausdrücke. 1979, 1996

Delvoye: Confluence of Cultures. French Contributions to Indo-Persian Studies. Cloth

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  • Confluence of Cultures. French Contributions to Indo-Persian Studies. Cloth
  • Françoise Nalini Delvoye
  • xviii, 256 pages, 44 plates, 10 maps, index. 1994, 1995

Desai: Arabic, Persian, and Urdu Inscriptions of West India. A Topographical List. Cloth

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  • Arabic, Persian, and Urdu Inscriptions of West India. A Topographical List. Cloth, ca.22x29cm
  • Z.A. Desai
  • xxiv, 284 pages, indexes. 1999

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  • Imaginary Maps. Three Stories. Paperback
  • Mahasweta Devi, translated and introduced by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
  • 213 pages, with some illustrations. 1995. Weaving history, myth and current political realities, these three stories by Bengali writer Mahasweta Devi explore troubling motifs in contemporary Indian life. Both delicate and violent, Devi's stories map the experiences of the "tribals" and tribal life during decolonization

Diringer: The Alphabet: A Key to the History of Mankind. Cloth

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  • The Alphabet: A Key to the History of Mankind. Cloth
  • David Diringer. Foreword by Sir Ellis Minns
  • 608 pages, index. Reprint, this edition 2005

Dirks: Castes of Mind: Colonialism and the Making of Modern India. Paperback

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  • Castes of Mind: Colonialism and the Making of Modern India. Paperback
  • by Nicholas B. Dirks
  • xiii, 372 pages. 2001

Doniger: Hindu Myths. A Sourcebook translated from the Sanskrit. Paperback

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  • Hindu Myths. A Sourcebook translated from the Sanskrit. Paperback
  • introduction and notes by Wendy Doniger
  • 358 pages, with glossary, bibliography, bibliographical notes. 2004

Doniger: Redeeming the Kamasutra. pb

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  • Redeeming the Kamasutra
  • Doniger, Wendy
  • Hardback, 184 pages, 236 x 159 mm. 2016
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Doniger: Rig Veda. Pb

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  • The Rig Veda.
  • Wendy Doniger 2005
  • Paperback, 352 pages, 198 x 129 mm. This selection of 108 of the hymns, chosen for their eloquence and wisdom, focuses on the enduring themes of creation, sacrifice, death, women, the sacred plant soma and the gods. Inspirational and profound, it provides a fascinating introduction to one of the founding texts of Hindu scripture an awesome and venerable ancient work of Vedic ritual, prayer, philosophy, legend and faith.

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Doniger: The Hindus. An Alternative History. Paperback

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  • Hindus: An Alternative History. Paperback
  • by Wendy Doniger
  • 779 pages. 2010
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Dowson: A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology & Religion. Geography, History, Literature. Paperback

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  • Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology & Religion. Geography, History, Literature. Paperback
  • John Dowson
  • xix, 411 pages, this edition 2000

Drew: The Jummoo and Kashmir Territories. A Geographical Account. Cloth

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  • Jummoo and Kashmir Territories. A Geographical Account. Cloth
  • Frederic Drew
  • xv, 568 pages, some fold-outs, maps, and illustrations, reprint of the 1875 edition, 2002

Duggal: Ranjit Singh: A Secular Sikh Sovereign. Cloth

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  • Ranjit Singh: A Secular Sikh Sovereign. Cloth, 22x29cm
  • K.S. Duggal. Afterword by Mulk Raj Anand
  • 143 pages, with black-white and colour illustrations. 1989

Dutt: The Ramayana and Mahabharata Condensed into English Verse. Paperback

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  • Ramayana and Mahabharata Condensed into English Verse. Paperback
  • Romesh C. Dutt
  • 352 pages. Two great epics of the ancient Hindus offer a realistic image of Indian civilization and culture of India 3,000 years ago: the Ramayana, recounting the adventures of a banished prince, and the Mahabharata, based on the legends surrounding a war. Condensed version features selections linked with short notes

Dutta: Muslim Society in Transition. Titu Meer's Revolt (1831). Hardback. i.p.

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  • Muslim Society in Transition. Titu Meer's Revolt (1831). A Study. Hardback. i.p.
  • Abhijit Dutta
  • xi, 240 pages, bibliography, glossary and index. 1987

Dwivedi: Durga Theme in Varanasi Wall Paintings. Cloth

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  • Durga Theme in Varanasi Wall Paintings. Cloth, 18,6x24,8cm.
  • Dr. Prem Shankar Dwivedi
  • 96 pages, 17 plates, select bibliography, appendices. 1993

Edelglass, Garfield: Buddhist Philosophy: Essential Readings. Paperback

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  • Buddhist Philosophy: Essential Readings. Paperback
  • edited by William Edelglass and Jay L. Garfield.
  • xix, 457 pages. 2009
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Ellis: A Short Account of the Laccadive Islands and Minicoy. Hardback

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  • Short Account of the Laccadive Islands and Minicoy. Hardback
  • R.H. Ellis
  • 123 pages, with many maps and tables, index. 1992

Embree: Sources of Indian Tradition. From the Beginning to 1800. Paperback

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  • Sources of Indian Tradition. From the Beginning to 1800.
  • Embree, Ainslie Thomas
  • 2nd edition, Paperback, 547 pages, 142 x 229 mm
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Enthoven: The Tribes and Castes of Bombay. Volume 1. Hardcover

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  • Tribes and Castes of Bombay. Volume 1. Hardcover
  • R. E. Enthoven
  • xx, 380 pages, with  illustrations

Enthoven: The Tribes and Castes of Bombay. Volume 3. Hardcover.

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  • Tribes and Castes of Bombay. Volume 3. Hardcover
  • R. E. Enthoven
  • 472 pages, with  illustrations

Erskine: History of India under Baber. Cloth. i.p.

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  • History of India under Baber. Cloth. i.p.
  • William Erskine
  • xxiv, 577 pages, with appendix, index. 1989.

Falk: Indian Miniatures in the India Office Library. Cloth

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  • Indian Miniatures in the India Office Library. Cloth. 23,5x30cm
  • by Toby Falk and Mildred Archer
  • 352 pages with text, 16 colour plates, over 200 monochrome plates, with index, bibliography, glossary, concordances and indices. 1981, published by Sotheby

Farooqi: Economic Policy of the Sultans of Delhi. Cloth.

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  • Economic Policy of the Sultans of Delhi. Cloth
  • M.A. Farooqi
  • 152 pages, bibliography, index. 1991

Faure: Unmasking Buddhism. Pb

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  • Unmasking Buddhism.
  • Bernard Faure 2009
  • Paperback, 168 pages, 190 x 141 mm
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Feldhaus: In the Absence of God. The Early Years of an Indian Sect. Cloth. American edition

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  • In the Absence of God. The Early Years of an Indian Sect. Cloth. American edition
  • by Anne Feldhaus and Shankar Gopal Tulpule
  • vi, 188 pages, with map, appendices, index

Fischer: Murals for Goddesses and Gods: The Tradition of Osakothi Ritual Painting in Orissa, India. Cloth.

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  • Murals for Goddesses and Gods: The Tradition of Osakothi Ritual Painting in Orissa, India. Cloth. 24x31cm.
  • by Eberhard Fischer Dinanath Pathy
  • 224 pages, appendices, bibliography, 298 illustrations, 25 colour plates

Fisher. Buddhist Art and Architecture. Revised edition. Paperback

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  • Buddhist Art and Architecture. Paperback
  • Robert E. Fisher
  • 216 pages, 147 black-white and 32 colour illustrations. 1993, reprinted with revisions, 2002. The hugely diverse Buddhist tradition includes frescoes, statues, embroideries and ritual objects, as well as rock shrines, stupas, pagodas and temple complexes. Fisher describes all the Buddhist schools and cultures, from Tibet and Sri Lanka, to Korea and Japan, and explains their imagery

Fitzclarence: Journal of a Route across India, through Egypt to England. Cloth

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  • Journal of a Route across India, through Egypt to England in the Latter End of the Year 1817, and the Beginning of 1818. Cloth. 19x25cm.
  • by Lieutnant-Colonel George Augustus Frederick Fitzclarence
  • 502 pages, 19 plates with some colour illustrations and (fold-out) maps. Reprint 1819 edition. 1999

Fletcher Hurst: Indika: The Country and People of India and Ceylon. Cloth

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  • Indika: The Country and People of India and Ceylon. Cloth
  • John Fletcher Hurst
  • xix, 794 pages, appendices, index, coloured maps and many illustrations. 1891, 1992

Flood: An Introduction to Hinduism. Paperback

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  • Introduction to Hinduism. Paperback
  • by Gavin D. Flood. 359 pages, 25 half-tones 7 figures 2 maps. 2005. Dr Flood traces the development of Hindu traditions from their ancient origins, through the major deities of Visnu, Siva and the Goddess, to the modern world.

Flood: The Bhagavad Gita. pb

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  • The Bhagavad Gita
  • Flood, Gavin; Martin, Charles
  • Pb., 224 pages, 213 x 132 mm.
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Flueckiger: Gender and Genre in the Folklore of Middle India. American edition. Paperback

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  • Gender and Genre in the Folklore of Middle India. American edition. Paperback
  • Joyce Burkhalter Flueckiger
  • xxiii, 353 pages, with glossary, bibliography and index, illustrations. 1996

Forster: Journey from Bengal to England through the Northern Part of India, Kashmire, Afghanistan, and Persia, and into Russia, by the Caspian Sea 1782-84. In 2 Volumes. Cloth

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  • Journey from Bengal to England through the Northern Part of India, Kashmire, Afghanistan, and Persia, and into Russia, by the Caspian Sea 1782-84. Cloth. Indian publication
  • by Forster
  • Volume 1: 315 pages. Volume 2: 296 pages. fold-out map. reprint 1798 edition

Foster: Embassy of Sir Thomas Roe to India 1614-19. As Narrated in His Journal and Correspondence. Revised edition. Cloth

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  • Embassy of Sir Thomas Roe to India 1614-19. As Narrated in His Journal and Correspondence. Revised edition. Cloth
  • edited by William Foster
  • 532 pages, 1 map, index. 1926, reprint 1990

Francis: Madura Gazetteer. Cloth

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  • Madura Gazetteer
  • by Francis
  • xiii, 353 pages, with index

Frasca: The Theater of the Mahabharata. Terukkuttu Performances in South India. Cloth. American edition

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  • Theater of the Mahabharata. Terukkuttu Performances in South India. Cloth. American edition
  • by Richard Armando Frasca
  • xvii, 265 pages, 2 maps, 44 figures, appendix, notes, bibliography and index. 1990

Frauwallner: Erich Frauwallner's Posthumous Essays. Hardback

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  • Erich Frauwallners Posthumous Essays. Hardback
  • Jayandra Soni, translator
  • 143 pages, with appendices and an index

Frauwallner: History of Indian Philosophy. 2-Volume set. Cloth. Indian edition

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  • History of Indian Philosophy. 2-Volume set. Cloth. Indian edition
  • Erich Frauwallner
  • Volume I: 265 pages. Volume II: 400 pages. 1973, 1997

Gandhi: The Penguin Book of Hindu Names. Paperback

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  • Penguin Book of Hindu Names. Paperback
  • by Maneka Gandhi
  • 522 pages, with approximately 20,000 names

Ganguli: The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa. 12 Volume-set. Hardcover €182,50

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  • Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa. Hardcover. 12 Volume-set
  • Translated from original Sanskrit text into English, by Kisari Mohan Ganguly
  • Volume 1: Adi Parva. Volume 2: Sabha & Vana Parva, part 1. Volume 3: Vana Parva, part 2. Volume 4: Virata & Udyoga Parva. Volume 5: Bhishma Parva. Volume 6: Drona Parva. Volume 7: Karna, Salya, Sauptika and Stree Parvas. Volume 8: Shanti Parva, part 1. Volume 9: Shanti Parva, part 2. Volume 10, Santi Parva, part 3, and Anushasana Parva, part 1. Volume 11: Anushasana Parva, part 2. Volume 12: Aswamedha, Ashramavasika, Mausala, Mahaprashthanika Swargarohanika Parvas
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Ganguli: The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vysasa. Paperback edition, in 4 volumes

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  • Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa. Paperback edition, in 4 volumes.
  • Translated from original Sanskrit text into English, by Kisari Mohan Ganguly
  • Volume 1: Adi Parva, Sabha & Vana Parva. Volume 2: Virata & Udyoga Parva, Bhisma Parva, Drona Parva. Volume 3: Karna, Salya, Sauptika and Stree Parvas, Santi Parva, part 1 & 2. Volume 4: Santi Parva, part 3, Anussana Parva, part 1 & 2, Aswamedha, Asramavasika, Mausala, Mahaprashthanika Swargarohanika Parvas