Judith E. Walsh, Ph.D., obtained her Ph.D. in Modern South Asian History from Columbia University and is currently a Professor in the Humanities and Languages Department at the State University of New York, Old Westbury.
A BRIEF HISTORY OF INDIA
The “Brief History” series introduces readers to the dramatic events, notable people, and special customs and traditions that have shaped many of the world’s countries. Each engaging volume covers a specific country and offers a concise history of the struggles and triumphs of the peoples and cultures that have called that country home. Touching on factors as diverse as the development of the economy to the role of women in society to changes in the political landscape, these comprehensive volumes provide the key background information readers need to put current global events in historical perspective.
AUTHOR: JUDITH E. WALSH