Weights and Measures

Herman Tull hwtull at MSN.COM
Sat Dec 7 23:00:40 UTC 2002

There is, of course, the old chestnut, Basham's "Wonder That Was India";
appendices VIII and IX are on "Weights and Measures" and "Coinage,"
respectively.  He cites several other secondary sources in his bibliography.

Herman Tull

----- Original Message -----
From: "Patrick Olivelle" <jpo at UTS.CC.UTEXAS.EDU>
To: <INDOLOGY at liverpool.ac.uk>
Sent: Saturday, December 07, 2002 1:24 PM
Subject: Weights and Measures

> Dear List Members:
> Can anyone direct me to a good secondary source that deals with
> ancient Indian weights and measures (and also perhaps coins)? Thanks.
> Patrick

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