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Author Kirkpatrick, Naida.

Title The Indus Valley / Naida Kirkpatrick.

Imprint Chicago : Heinemann Library, ©2002.


Location Call No. Status
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Children's Department  J934 KIRKPATRICK    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Children's Department  J 934 KIR    Check Shelf
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Series Understanding people in the past
Understanding people in the past.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
Summary Provides an introduction to the Harappa people who lived in the Indus Valley thousands of years ago, describing their civilization, daily life, religious beliefs, and more.
Contents Who lived in the Indus Valley? -- Gift of the Indus River -- How do we know about the Harappans? -- History in pictures and words -- Early history -- Writing -- Government -- Harappan clothing -- Family life -- Growing up and going to school -- What did the Harappans believe? -- Festivals and rituals -- Medicine -- Farming year -- City in the Indus Valley -- Builders -- What do we know about their homes? -- Other cities in the Indus Valley -- Cooking and eating -- Music and games -- Crafts and craftworkers -- Harappan merchants -- Roads -- Travel and transportation -- Trade and trade routes -- Weapons -- Best of times -- What happened to the Harappan civilization? -- Time live -- Harappan script.
Subject Indus civilization -- Juvenile literature.
Indus civilization.
Indus civilization. (OCoLC)fst00970765
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 1588104249
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