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From Lineage to State by Romila Thapar
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Oct 13, 2011

it was amazing

An account of the changes to peasant economy and process of urbanization in pre-colonial India. The text is highly anachronistic and repetitive as it is compiled from a series of lectures, but once past that, is abundantly informative.
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October 9, 2011 – Started Reading
October 13, 2011 – Shelved
October 14, 2011 –
100.0% "An account of the changes to peasant economy and process of urbanization in pre-colonial India. The text is highly anachronistic and repetitive as it is compiled from a series of lectures, but once past that, is abundantly informative."
October 14, 2011 – Finished Reading

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