The Wonder That Was India

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Author : Arthur Llewellyn Basham

  • The Wonder That Was India: A Survey of the Culture of the Indian Sub-Continent Before the Coming of the Muslims, is a book on Indian history written by Arthur Llewellyn Basham and first published in 1954.
  • The book was aimed at a western audience. Basham, in the book, has attempted to correct the negative stereotypes of India created by authors like James Mill, Thomas Babington Macaulay and Vincent Arthur Smith.
  • This book is an authoritative text to study the ancient Indian culture. It is a must read for every student to know India's past.