Description

This work highlights the contribution of India in the field of water management and hydraulic engineering between c. 600 BCE and CE 1200. The book is divided into ten chapters, with interesting information for the lay readers and the experts alike. The techniques of search for underground water and mechanical water contrivances have discussed in two appendices. The ancient people of India recognised the importance of water as the very basis of all life on the earth. They had developed various techniques and methods in the field of water harvesting and management since the early times.

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Author(s)O P Shukla
PublisherPentagon Press
ISBN9788182747418
Pages202
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2014