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The Cambridge Shorter History of India
The Cambridge Shorter History of India
By J. Allan, Sir Wolseley Haig and H. H. Dodwell
Macmillan, 1934, 989 pp
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For the average reader this will undoubtedly prove to be the best general survey of Indian history from the beginnings to the present. The writers are all experts in their field and attempt to make easily available the scholarship that has gone into the larger "Cambridge History of India."