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Kañcipuram in early South Indian history

T. V. Mahalingam

Kañcipuram in early South Indian history

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Published by Asia Pub. House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Conjeeveram (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Pallavas,
    • Conjeeveram (India)

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSir William Meyer lectures, Madras University, 1963.
      Statement[by] T. V. Mahalingam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS451 .M24
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 243 p.
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5745935M
      LC Control Number70906840


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The period of known history of the region begins with the Iron age ( BCE to 24 BCE) period until the 14th century CE. Dynasties of Satavahana, Chola, Chera, Pandyan, Chalukya, Pallava, Rashtrakuta, Kakatiya, Seuna (Yadava).

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