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Why The Wonder that was India latest edition is useful
This Book The Wonder that was India is very useful for Civil Services Aspirants to prepare for Arts and Culture as well as Indian Ancient History.
This book starts from Indus Valley civilization along with detailed information about Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro, the book explores early time periods that throw light on India’s rich cultural heritage. It traces various time periods and eras of Indian history with an extensive source of text, which is narrative, simple to understand and keeps the reader engaged.
The book also highlights some common beliefs and influences in Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism. All regions in India are influenced by each other, but it was Jainism and Buddhism that mainly brought non-violence and vegetarian aspect into Indian religions.
About A.L. Basham
A well-known historian, educationist, indologist and author, Arthur Llewellyn Basham is credited with having produced numerous books over the many decades he spent at teaching, studying and research.
When you will listen to topper’a talk or strategy, a lot of them suggest studying The Wonder that Was India to have better command on Art and Culture and Indian Ancient History because, in Civil Services exam, UPSC asks between 5 to 15 questions in prelims examination from the same subjects. In mains examination, it is not easy to answer any question without deep knowledge and understanding of the related topic.
So we suggest every aspirant to study this book keenly so that you will be able to answer the difficult questions in prelims as well as in mains exam.