Forgotten Cities on the Indus

Oxford, 1995, Softback

Early civilization in Pakistan from the 8th to the 2nd millenium B.C. Beautifully illustrated with essays by a number of prominent European scholars. Edited by Michael Jansen, head of the German ISMEO team that excavated at the site in the 1970s.

The third century BC saw the rise of a remarkable urban culture in the Greater Indus Valley region of Pakistan. Forgotten Cities on the Indus features essays on the excavated cities of the Indus, particularly Mohenjo-Daro, and promotes UNESCO's efforts towards the preservation of these ancient cities.