This work analyses the origin and growth of feudalism, and deals with the political, economic and social aspect of Indian feudalism. This period saw origin and growth of feudalism, it referred the division of society into social estates, privileges for the nobility, closed economy, the dominant position of landed aristocrats, all that hampered the movement of society forward and restricted the development of town and trade. The Indian form of feudalism have been treated on the basis of history of ancient India. The complexity and variety of life in feudal society has been shown, fundamental concepts offered and the basic patterns of the development of the socio-economic and political formation of feudalism explained. This work would be great interest to the historian of ancient Indian History and the researchers who are interested in the study of feudalism.
Gian Chand Chauhan
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Book is excellent in presentation and content. A new dimension to the understanding of Feudalism has been provided by Dr Chauhan. There are not many works in this field and hence this work stands exemplary.