Pakistani archaeologist and linguist
Professor Emeritus at the Quaid-i-Azam University and the director of Taxila Institute of Asian Civilizations.
South and Central Asian civilisations
Dr. Dani is known for his work on the Gandhara Buddhist period and on Central Asian studies. He also excavated the famous pre-Indus Civilization site of Rehman Dheri in northern Pakistan.
Pr Dani has received numerous awards from governments, organisations and universities in Bangladesh, France, Germany, India, Italy, Tajikistan, Turkey and the United Kingdom, besides receiving the national civil awards of Sitara-e-Imtiaz and Hilal-e-Imtiaz from the Government of Pakistan.
Dani, Ahmad Hasan
Northern and Central Asia
History of humanity; 6
Publ: 2005; p. 413-418.
Ahmad Hasan Dani
Reprint. New Delhi, Munshiram Manoharlal, 1997, xxix, 297 p., plates, figs., $25. ISBN 81-215-0028-1.