Exploring the Past: Problems and Issues
(Collected Works of Prof. S.C. Malik)
|Author||: Alok Tripathi (Ed.)|
|Description||:xiii+338 p., line drawings, Bibliography, Index|
About the Book
About the Author
Professor Alok Tripathi (b. 1965), Director, Centre for Archaeology and Museology, Assam University, Silchar, is a leading archaeologist in the country. He has executed several projects of immense importance and directed archaeological excavations off Bangaram Island (Lakshadweep), Mahabalipuram (Tamil Nadu), Dwarka (Gujarat), Elephanta (Maharashtra), and Ojiyana (Rajasthan). He established Underwater Archaeology Wing in the Archaeological Survey of India, and is a renowned authority in Asia-Pacific region on underwater archaeology. Holding equal authority in field-archaeology, museology, heritage management, art and architecture, laws, remote sensing, and art-history he has authored and edited 13 monographs and published over 80 research papers.