Ch 1 (Theme 1) Bricks, Beads and Bones (Harappan Civilisation) History Ch 2 (Theme 2) King, Farmers and Towns (Early States and Economies) History Ch 3 (Theme 3) Kinship, Caste and Class (Early Socities) History Ch 4 (Theme 4) Thinkers, Beliefs and Buildings (Cultural developments) History Ch 5 (Theme 5) Through the Eyes of Travellers Perceptions of Society Ch 6 (Theme 6) Bhakti-Sufi Traditions Changes in Religious Beliefs and Devotional Texts Ch 7 (Theme 7) An Imperial Capital: Vijayanagara Ch 8 (Theme 8) Peasants, Zamindars and the State Agrarian Society and the Mughal Empire Ch 9 (Theme 9) Kings and Chronicles The Mughal Courts Ch 10 (Theme 10) Colonialism and the Countryside: Exploring Official Archives Ch 11 (Theme 11) Rebels and the Raj The Revolt of 1857 and its Representations Ch 12 (Theme 12) Colonial Cities Urbanisation, Planning and Architecture Ch 13 (Theme 13) Mahatma Gandhi and the Nationalist Movement Civil Disobedience and Beyond Ch 14 (Theme 14) Understanding Partition Politics, Memories, Experiences Ch 15 (Theme 15) Framing the Constitution The Beginning of a New Era