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Romila Thapar

Indian historian

1931   -  

country of citizenship: India, British Raj
language of expression: English
educated at: Panjab University, School of Oriental and African Studies
occupation: historian, university teacher, writer, professor, researcher
award received: Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize, Kluge Prize, Jawarharlal Nehru Fellowship, Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Romila Thapar (born 30 November 1931) is an Indian historian as well as an emerita professor whose principal area of study is ancient India. She is the author of several books including the popular volume, A History of India, and is currently Professor Emerita at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi. She has been offered the Padma Bhushan award twice but has declined it both times.
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works

7

From Lineage to State

book by Romila Thapar

author: Romila Thapar

1984

History and Beyond

book by Romila Thapar

author: Romila Thapar

2000

Cultural pasts

book by Romila Thapar

author: Romila Thapar

2000

Past Before Us

author: Romila Thapar

A history of India

author: Romila Thapar

Somanatha

author: Romila Thapar

Early India

author: Romila Thapar

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