Publisher:Motilal Banarsidass Publishers
Remarks:B&W Photographs, Maps, Appendix, Addenda and Index.
Size:136 x 214 mm
Written by one of the eminent historians, this book brings out substantially the chief features of King Asoka's glorious rule. It represents Asoka as a great humanitarian, wise statesman, good administrator, social reformer and upholder of truth, law and order. Nowhere else can we get such an immense wealth of information on the social and cultural milieu in the reign of this monarch.