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Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian

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Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian

being a translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by Dr. Schwanbeck and of the first part of the Indika of Arrian

by Megasthenes

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Published by Chuckervertty, Chatterjee & Co. in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.,
    • India -- Historical geography -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.W. McCrindle ; with introduction, notes, and map of ancient India.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      SeriesSAMP early 20th-century Indian books project ;, item 10471.
      ContributionsArrian., McCrindle, John Watson, 1825-1913.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofilm BUL-ENG-332 (D)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Paginationxiv, 227 p.
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL645462M
      LC Control Number96910821

      Megasthenes: | | ||| | The |Indo-Gangetic Plain| (grey area). The region to w World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias. Ancient India as Described by Megasthenês and Arrian [] pages Download PDF/scan | Details. Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian, a tr. of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by dr. Schwanbeck and of the 1st part of the Indika of Arrian, by J.W. McCrindle.

        A detailed account of the invasion of India by Alexander was written by Arrian. The Greek kings send their ambassadors to Pataliputra. Megasthenes, Deimachus, and Dionysius were some of them. Megasthenes came in the court of Chandragupta Maurya. He had written about the Indian society and culture in his book called as ‘ Indica ’. Though the. according administration Alexander Alexander's Ancient India animal appears Arrian asserts birds body Brahmans called Cambridge History carried caste Central Chandragupta Chandragupta Maurya Chapter condition considered consisted court death departments Described by Megasthenes doubtful Early History elephants fact four Fragm functions further.

      Buy Ancient India as Described by Megasthenes and Arrian by J W McCrindle from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   Ancient-India-as-Described-by-Megasthenes-and-Arrian. A good read to learn about ancient India. The section where Megasthenes explains about Indian society is very amazing, it gives us insight about the ~ years old Indian society. Completely relatable.


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About the Book Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian is a classic work on the ancient geography of India. This is an English translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by Dr. Schwanbeck, and of the first part of the Indika of Arrian.

About the Author John Watson McCrindle was born near Maybole, Ayrshire, educated at Maybole and Edinburgh universities.

Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Ancient India as described by Megasthenes and Arrian. Author.

McCrindle, J W. Publisher. Maluka Publishing LLC. Publication Date. Buy This Book. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Title: Ancient India as Described by Megasthenes and Arrian: Being a Translation of the Fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by the Dr.

Schwanbeck and of the First part of the Indika of Arrian. Author: Arrian of Nicomedia, Megasthenes, Dr. Schwanbeck (trans), J.

McCrindle (trans & ed) Publisher: Trubner & Co, First edition. Megasthenes would have the breadth of India that from east to west which others call its length; and he says that it is of sixteen thousand stades, at its shortest stretch.

From north to south, then, becomes for him its length, and it extends twenty-two thousand three hundred stades, to its narrowest point.

Ancient India as described by Megasthenês and Arrian; being a translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenês collected by Dr. Schwanbeck, and of the first part of the Indika of Arrian, Contributor Names Megasthenes. Created / Published Calcutta, Thacker, Spink, BC Book ‘Indica’ by Megasthenes Dispels Caste Theories of India.

Indica is the book written by Megasthenes, the Greek ambassador to India around BC. The book is lost, but various other authors quote his book. Another book with the same name, Indica by Arrian survives. Note the book is written as a military journal to know the country, hence the data has to be as “factual” as.

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This is an English translation of the fragments of the Indika of Megasthenes collected by Dr. Schwanbeck, and of the first part of the Indika of Arrian. About the AuthorAuthor: John dle. Megasthenes, (born c. bc —died c. ), ancient Greek historian and diplomat, author of an account of India, the Indica, in four books.

An Ionian, he was sent by the Hellenistic king Seleucus I on embassies to the Mauryan emperor gave the most complete account of India then known to the Greek world and was the source for work by the later historians Diodorus, Strabo.

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