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Book News Annotation:

Sumptuously illustrated, but containing an engaging and detailed text, this beautiful volume presents a thorough overview of the culture, history, people, and places of India. An initial section contains a series of breathtaking photos in 2-page plates surveying the country's landscape and sights. Subsequent sections contain the country's history and cultures described in a timeline chronology heavily illustrated by photos of artefacts, followed by a section profiling Indians from various castes and regions at work and home. Other sections, all equally rich in their images, describe religion, architecture, and travel. Oversized: 12x10.25". Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Through stunning photography and insightful text, "India" covers the landscape, history, people, culture, and architecture of this vibrant nation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756639778
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Portraits
Manufactured:
Dk Publishing
Author:
Eraly, Abraham
Author:
Khan, Yasmin
Author:
DK Publishing
Author:
Michell, George
Subject:
Asia - India & South Asia
Subject:
India
Publication Date:
September 2008
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
371
Dimensions:
12.10x10.22x1.43 in. 5.31 lbs.

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Product details 371 pages DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - English 9780756639778 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Through stunning photography and insightful text, "India" covers the landscape, history, people, culture, and architecture of this vibrant nation.
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