Reading list prepared by V.K. Jain

Curtin, Philip D., Cross cultural trends in world history, Cambridge 1987

Chattopadhyaya, B.D., The making of early medieval India, New Delhi: Oxford, 1994, Chapters 2,4,6,7

Chattopadhyaya, B.D., "State and economy in north India: fourth century to twelfth century", in Recent perspectives on early Indian history, Romila Thapar (ed.), Bombay, 1994

Champaklaksmi, R., State and economy in south India: 400-1200, ibid.

Champaklaksmi, R., Trade, urbanism and ideology in south India, New Delhi, 1997

Sharma, R.S., Indian feudalism: c. 300-1200, New Delhi, 1980

Sharma, R.S., Urban decay in India (c. AD 300-1000), New Delhi, 1987

Deyell, John, Living without silver, New Delhi, 1990

Goiteir, S.D., Studies in Islamic history and institutions, Leiden, 1966, pp 329-350

Hall, K.R., Trade and statecraft in the age of the Colas, New Delhi, 1980

Abraham, Meera, Two medieval merchant guilds of south India, New Delhi, 1988

Jain, V.K., Trade and traders in western India (AD 1000-1300), New Delhi, 1990

Gopal, L., The economic life of northern India, AD 700-1200, 2nd ed., New Delhi, 1989

Wink, Andre, Al-Hind, 1990