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Gregory Louis Possehl (July 21, – October 8, ) was a Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania and curator of the Asian Collections at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. He has been involved in excavations of the Indus Valley Civilization in India. Gregory Possehl’s The Indus Civilization: A. Contemporary Perspective. Drawing on a life-. time of research on the Harappan (Indus). culture of. art, language, and culture of the Indus Valley civilization, written by the leading The dean of North American Indus scholars, Gregory Possehl, attempts here.

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The Indus Civilization

He traces the rise and fall of this civilization, examines the economic, architectural, artistic, religious, and intellectual components of this culture, describes its most famous sites, and shows the relationships possehl the Indus Civilization and the other cultures of its time. The Emperor’s Missing Tomb. Peabody Museum Monographs, 9. He traces the rise and fall of this civilization; examines the economic, architectural, artistic, religious, and intellectual components of this culture; describes its most famous sites; and shows Sheds light on a few myths, like the long-debated “Aryan Invasion Theory”.


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The script is still undeciphered, so we know nothing about what the ancient Indus peoples wrote about themselves and their world.

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