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Pakistan : a hard country, Anatol Lieven

Label
Pakistan : a hard country
Title
Pakistan
Title remainder
a hard country
Statement of responsibility
Anatol Lieven
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this profound and sophisticated analysis of Pakistan's history and its social, religious and political structures, Lieven argues strongly against U.S. actions that would risk destroying that state in the illusory search for victory in Afghanistan
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
954.9105
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS389
LC item number
.L54 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Pakistan : a hard country, Anatol Lieven
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 496-505) and index
Contents
Part 1: Land, people, history. Introduction : understanding Pakistan ; The struggle for Muslim South Asia -- Part 2: Structures. Justice ; Religion ; The military ; Politics -- Part 3: The provinces. Punjab ; Sindh ; Balochistan ; The Pathans -- Part 4: The Taleban. The Pakistani Taleban ; Defeating the Taleban? -- Glossary -- Appendix 1: Chronology of Muslim South Asia -- Appendix 2: Pakistani statistics
Control code
ocn710995260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 558 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781610391450
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011921821
Other control number
40019257429
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781610390217
Label
Pakistan : a hard country, Anatol Lieven
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 496-505) and index
Contents
Part 1: Land, people, history. Introduction : understanding Pakistan ; The struggle for Muslim South Asia -- Part 2: Structures. Justice ; Religion ; The military ; Politics -- Part 3: The provinces. Punjab ; Sindh ; Balochistan ; The Pathans -- Part 4: The Taleban. The Pakistani Taleban ; Defeating the Taleban? -- Glossary -- Appendix 1: Chronology of Muslim South Asia -- Appendix 2: Pakistani statistics
Control code
ocn710995260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 558 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781610391450
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011921821
Other control number
40019257429
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781610390217

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