CONTENTS:- Introduction: Region and Civilization Early India; Medieval India;
Early Modern India I: Mughals and Marathas; Early Modern India II: Company Raj;
Modern India I: Government; Modern India II: Politics; Modern India III: Society; Modern India IV: Economy.
The immensity of India makes most national histories seem parochial. Peter Robb's clear, fluent narrative explores the interplay between India's empires and regions of rule, custom and belief. Robb's focus on the principles themes which serve to unify Indian history offers the reader a sophisticated yet accessible views of its dynamics.