Title Development of Geographic Knowledge in Ancient India
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher Delhi, India Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan 1973
Seller ID 103783
1. Cosmogony and Cosmology 2. Astronomical and Mathematical Geography 3. The Earth, its Solidification, Origin of Continents and Ocean Beds, Earth's Interior, Geology, Earthquake, Volcano, Vulcanacity, Theory of Isostasy and other Terrestrial Phenomena 4. Topography, Physiography, Geomorphology (Mountains, Rivers, Deserts and the Like), Rocks, Soils, Erosion and other Allied Topics 5. Climatology, Meteorology, Clouds, Rainfall, General Precipitation and other Ancilliary Topics 6. Oceans, Oceanography -Waves; Currents Tides, Marine Erosion, Bed; Ocean Flora, Fauna, Resources, Ocean Fisheries, Navigation and Maritime Activities, Use of Compass 7. Countries Known, Explorations, Colonization, Regional Geography of the World and India, Flora and Fauna* Economic and Commercial Geography (Agriculture, Irrigation, Canals and the Like), Mineral Exploitation, Trade and Industry, Census, Town Planning, Urban and Political Geography, Applied and Medicogeography, General Features of Indian Explorations and Colonization 8. Concepts of Ethnology and Anthropology 9. Measurement of Land, Sacrificial Places and Buildings. Survey Work, Concepts of Bathymetric and Geodetic Survey; Diagrams of Altars and Plans of Towns, Map-Making-Map of India, World Map; Orientation, Levelling, Scale, Instruments Used, Conventional Signs-Cartographic Symbolism.
Development of Geographic Knowledge in Ancient India M.P. Tripathi