Raymond and Bridget Allchin’s early memoirs, From Oxus to Mysore in 1951: the start of a great partnership in Indian scholarship, have been reviewed in the New Book Chronicle in the new issue of Antiquity (December 2014, vol. 88, issue 342).
The NBC is free to read online and can be found at http://antiquity.ac.uk/Ant/088/1351/ant0881351.pdf .
The issue is now published online (see http://antiquity.ac.uk) and in print.
RAYMOND ALLCHIN & BRIDGET ALLCHIN. From
the Oxus to Mysore in 1951: the start of a great
partnership in Indian scholarship. xx+316 pages,
31 b&w illustrations. 2012. Kilkerran: Hardinge
Simpole; 978-1-84382-221-9 paperback £14.95.