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Life in the Ancient Indus River Valley - PB
Life in the Ancient Indus River Valley - PB
Life in the Ancient Indus River Valley - PB
9780778720706 | Back Ordered
The Indus River Valley was once home to thriving communities of peoples who worked the land now known as Pakistan. Some of the world’s oldest civilizations, including the Harappans and the Maurya and Gupta empires, grew in this fertile region. This beautiful new book beautifully documents the lives of these remarkable people from long ago. Topics include
• farming innovations that helped support larger populations
• the arrival of Hinduism and Buddhism
• daily life in a Harappan village
• the development of the caste system
• early language and writing
• the arrival of the White Huns Teacher’s guide available.

Reading Level: Gr. 4-5
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level: S
Binding: Paperback
Series: Peoples of the Ancient World
Author(s): Hazel Richardson

Size: 8 ½″ × 11"″
No. of Pages: 32
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

ATOS: 7.1
Dewey: 934
Lexile: 1010L
Copyright: 2005

Life in the Ancient Indus River Valley

Africa, Japan, Indus River Valley, Celts "The informative, straightforward texts discuss the demise of these civilizations and their modern-world legacies. Sidebars add additional notes on trade, beliefs, myths, travel, and other topics. The attractively designed books feature abundant, clear, captioned color photos of cultural artifacts and historical sites, and a few drawings. Brief time lines outline important developments." —School Library Journal, 11/05