x, 454p., B/W Ills., Figs., Maps, Tables, 26 cm. (Indian Council of Historical Research Monograph Series 6)
This volume contains papers contributed by senior scholars from both India and abroad who have first-hand and long-standing experience in Indian archaeology. The papers aim to synthesise existing knowledge of major topics cover prehistory, protohistory, rock art, historical and medieval archaeology, scientific studies, human skeletal biology and dating methods. While serving as comprehensive reviews on the respective topics, these essays will also fulfil the purpose of highlighting the gaps in our current knowledge and help plan further research to fill them up.