Great looking arrowheads and spear points made from light gray or rose colored flint. Our iron arrowheads are patterned after points found dating back to 1750 and in use thru the 1850s.Our handmade arrows feature a traditional forged iron point, natural turkey wing feather fletching and high quality shafts with handcarved, integral nocks wrapped with cord or sinew. Makes the perfect authentic knife when added to a stag handle and tied with sinew.Never in all history has absolutely all of what might be considered Indian territory been unified under a single authority; the British Raj (1878-1948) has perhaps come closer than any other in this regard.Modern India, while not covering all the territory of its predecessor, is nevertheless a powerful and influential state, not only in Asia but in the world at large.
An ancient Maya mural found in the Guatemalan rainforest may depict a group portrait of advisers to the Maya royalty, a new study finds.
The area covered here includes the modern nations of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Bhutan.
Ceylon and the Maldive Islands are located on a separate page.
Aside from a general survey of Indian Empires, this has Ahmadnagar, Anga, Anjuvannam, Arcot, Assam, Avuku, Awadh, Baghal, Bahawalpur, Baluchistan, Bangladesh (Bengal), Baroda, Benares, Berar, Bhatgaon, Bhutan, Bidar, Bijapur, Bikaner, British East India Company, Bundi, Cannanore, Chitral, Chittagong, Chola Empire, Cochin, Cooch Behar, Cooch Hajo, Datia, the Deccan, Delhi, Goa, Golkonda, Gondal, Gujarat, Gurkha, Gwadar, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Indus Valley, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jaunpur, Jhalawar, Jhansi, Jodhpur, Junagadh, Kalat, Kamata, Kamboja, Katmandu, Kerala, Khairpur, Khasa, Kidara, Kolhapur, Kosala, Kotah, Kurut, Kutch, Lahore, Lakhnauti, Madurai, Magadha, Maharashtra, Makran, Malwa, Manavadar, Manipur, the Maratha Confederacy, Mathura, Monyul, Multan, Mustang, Mysore, Nagpur, Nawanagar, Nepal, Orchha, Orissa, Pallava Empire, Panchala, Patan, Patiala, Phatlan, Pondicherry, Poona, Punjab, Purus, Radhanpur, Rajkot, Ratlam, Rewa, Sakya, Sandwip, Satara, Saurashtra, the Sikhs, Sikkim, Sindh, Tanjore, Taxila, Tonk, Travancore, Udaipur, Vadasinor, Vallabhi, Venad, and Vijayanagar.
A small sampling of some of the vast number of local polities to have dotted the landscape of southern Asia.
The Roman historian Livy reported that the razor was introduced in ancient Rome in the 6th century BC. Priscus was ahead of his time because razors did not come to general use until a century later.