About the book:
The revised fourth edition details events till 1978 and includes lists of Presidents and Prime Ministers of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan till 1977-78. It discusses recent Constitutional Amendments, socio-economic changes and educational experiments.
About the author:
R C Majumdar - Former Vice-Chancellor, Dacca University. H C Raychaudhauri - Former Carmichael Professor of Ancient Indian History and Culture, Calcutta University. Kalikinkar Datta - Former Vice-Chancellor Patna University.
Table of contents :
Part I: Ancient India
Part II: Medieval India. Book I: The Muslim Conquest and the Delhi Sultãnate. Book II: The Mughul Empire •
Part III: Modern India. Book I: The Rise and Growth of the British Power. Book II: Modern India • Appendices • Genealogical Tables to Part III • Bibliography to Part III • List of Governors-Generals, List of Prime Ministers and Presidents