Map of the Indus Valley Civilization

Map of the Indus Valley Civilization.

The ancient Indus Valley civilization comprised at least 70 population sites, spread out over 500,000 square miles. The economy was based on crops and livestock, with cotton forming the basis of a textile industry. Archaeological excavations have revealed sculptures of stone, castbronze, and terra-cotta that show a high degree of artistry. The reason for the civilization’s decline remains unknown.

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