Total History and Civics 9 is a textbook of History and Civics for Class IX of the ICSE Course. This book comprises Ancient Indian History beginning from the Harappan Civilisation to the Age of the Guptas, The Medieval India, The Mughal Empire and The Beginning of the Modern Age in Europe. Besides, it includes chapters related to Constitution of India, Fundamental Rights and Duties, Directive Principles of State Policy, Elections, and Local Self-Government (Rural & Urban) following the ICSE syllabus. The main focus of the lessons in the book is not only to enable the students to learn History and our Constitution and methods of governance in the country but also to inspire them to learn from History and Our Constitution. With this in view, the book highlights principles and their application in the past and in the present period.
The Questions given at the end of the lessons are for self-assessment by the students.