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Tamil Culture and Civilization: Readings: The Classical Period

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Tamil Culture and Civilization: Readings: The Classical Period

by Nayagam, Xavier S. Thani (editor)

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Bombay, India: Asia Publishing House, 1971. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. This volume of readings provides a picture of the culture and civilization of Southern India and Ceylon, and the achievements of the Tamil people, particularly in the domain of art and trade; the material covers such topics as language, literature, political and social history, the fine arts and religion, and represents the views of well-known Asian, American, and European professors of Dravidology, including Thomas Barrow, Murray Emeneau, Sir Mortimer Wheeler, Heinrich Zimmer, and Jean Filliozat; the editor, a native of Ceylon, was Secretary-General of the International Association of Tamil Research and editor of the Journal of Tamil Studies (black cloth with gold lettering, pages slightly tanned, former owner's name on front endpaper; red & black dust jacket is edgeworn; otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy)


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Tamil Culture and Civilization: Readings: The Classical Period
Nayagam, Xavier S. Thani (editor)
Hard Cover
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Asia Publishing House
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Bombay, India
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