In search of the cradle of civilization: new light on ancient India

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Quest Books,
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1995.
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1st Quest ed.
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English
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For decades, schoolbooks have taught that Sumer was the cradle of civilization. Conventional scholarship has also held that Aryan civilization came to India by way of invasions from the north. But in this ground-breaking book, three renowned scholars show that there was no "Aryan invasion," and that India, not Sumer, was the cradle of civilized humanity. Through exploring the rich symbols, metaphors, and myths of the Vedas, this book also examines the wealth of India's spirituality and its relevance for today's world.
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subject_facet India -- Antiquities, India -- Civilization
title_display In search of the cradle of civilization : new light on ancient India
title_full In search of the cradle of civilization : new light on ancient India / Georg Feuerstein, Subhash Kak, and David Frawley
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