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History & Geography

A Brief History of Ayurveda

ISBN : 9780190121082

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¥6,391
Author: 
M. R. Raghava Varier
Pages
204 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Pub date
Jul 2020
Following a general trend, Ayurveda is often officially described and commonly known even among its practitioners as 'alternative medicine' whereas the available sources clearly show that it was the ... Read more

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A Cabinet of Byzantine Curiosities: Strange Tales and Surprising Facts from History's Most Orthodox Empire

ISBN : 9780190625948

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¥2,915
Author: 
Anthony Kaldellis
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Weird, decadent, degenerate, racially mixed, superstitious, theocratic, effeminate, and even hyper-literate, Byzantium has long been regarded by many as one big curiosity. According to Voltaire, it re ... Read more

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A Cabinet of Greek Curiosities: Strange Tales and Surprising Facts from the Cradle of Western Civilization

ISBN : 9780199982103

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¥2,915
Author: 
J. C. McKeown
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
139 x 225 mm
Pub date
Jul 2013
The ancient Greeks were a wonderful people. They gave us democracy, drama, and philosophy, and many forms of art and branches of science would be inconceivable without them. And yet they were capable ... Read more

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A Catalogue of the Chandra Shum Shere Collection in the Bodleian Library: Part IV: Veda. By K. Parameswara Aithal

ISBN : 9780198830535

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¥11,869
Author: 
Parameswara Aithal; Jonathan Katz
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
189 x 189 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
The Chandra Shum Shere Collection, which arrived in Oxford from Varanasi over a century ago, is one of the largest Indian manuscript libraries in the world outside the Subcontinent. Part IV of this de ... Read more

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A Century of Conflict: War, 1914-2014

ISBN : 9780199372324

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¥4,609
Author: 
Jeremy Black
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
152 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
The centenary of the start of World War One in 1914 provides an opportunity to assess the role and impact of conflict in the history of the last century, and also to consider how warfare has changed. ... Read more

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A Century of Miracles: Christians, Pagans, Jews, and the Supernatural, 312-410

ISBN : 9780199367412

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¥5,390
Author: 
H. A. Drake
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
The fourth century of our common era began and ended with a miracle. Traditionally, in the year 312, the Roman emperor Constantine I experienced a Vision of the Cross that led him to convert to Christ ... Read more

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A Commentary on Thucydides

ISBN : 9780199594634

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¥26,928
Author: 
Simon Hornblower
Pages
2240 Pages
Format
Multiple Copy Pack
Size
162 x 247 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
Simon Hornblower's great commentary on Thucydides has been hailed as a superb accomplishment by a brilliant scholar. Now all three volumes are available in paperback as a specially priced boxed set. ... Read more

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A Commerce of Knowledge: Trade, Religion, and Scholarship between England and the Ottoman Empire, 1600-1760

ISBN : 9780198840336

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¥11,869
Author: 
Simon Mills
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Dec 2019
A Commerce of Knowledge tells the story of three generations of Church of England chaplains who served the English Levant Company in Syria during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Reconstructi ... Read more

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A Concise Companion to History

ISBN : 9780199660308

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¥3,652
Author: 
Ulinka Rublack
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
136 x 214 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
What is our relationship with the past? A quiet revolution has transformed the ways in which History provides us with answers. Indeed, not so long ago the very question might have seemed odd. But in r ... Read more

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A Concise Companion to History

ISBN : 9780199291212

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¥6,666
Author: 
Ulinka Rublack
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
141 x 219 mm
Pub date
Mar 2011
What is our relationship with the past? A quiet revolution has transformed the ways in which History provides us with answers. Indeed, not so long ago the very question might have seemed odd. But in r ... Read more

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