The grandeur of Gandhara : the ancient Buddhist civilization of the Swat, Peshawar, Kabul and Indus valleys

Published
  • New York : Algora Pub. ©2011
Physical description
xv, 286 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
ISBN
  • 9780875868585
  • 0875868584
  • 9780875868592
  • 0875868592
  • 9780875868608 (ebook)
  • 0875868606
  • 9780875868608
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-278) and index.
Contents
  • Rise and growth -- Embryonic phase -- Transient phase -- Kushan Empire -- The golden age -- Decline -- Sangharamas -- Gandhara sculptures -- Gandhari & Kharoshthi -- The literary environment -- Influence in Central Asia -- Gandhara and Chinese Buddhism -- Gandhara & Japanese Buddhism -- Gandhara & Korean Buddhism -- Trade and commerce -- Afterword.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
Cover image
book
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