Just stumbled across the existence of this book series from Harvard University Press, the Murty Classical Library of India: http://www.murtylibrary.com/ It'sreynardusvulpes
This paper just published in PLoS One on Indus Valley migration patterns. Steve Open access, full text here:yukifarmer
We are happy to announce the first issue of our new journal (open access), COMPARATIVE MYTHOLOGY http://compmyth.org/journal/ It is published by thewitzel_michael
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