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The resurgence of Central Asia : Islam or nationalism?

Author: Ahmed Rashid
Publisher: Karachi [Pakistan] : Oxford University Press ; London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J., USA : Zed Books, ©1994.
Series: Politics in contemporary Asia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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All the Central Asian nations have Muslim majorities and ancient histories, but are otherwise very different. This book provides an introduction to the region.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rashid, Ahmed.
Resurgence of Central Asia.
Karachi [Pakistan] : Oxford University Press ; London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J., USA : Zed Books, ©1994
(OCoLC)680258392
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ahmed Rashid
ISBN: 1856491315 9781856491310 1856491323 9781856491327 0195775481 9780195775488
OCLC Number: 30073117
Description: viii, 278 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Contents: *1. Conquerors, Khans and Communists*2. The Two Revolutions - 1917 and 1991*3. Socialism along the Silk Road - Economy and Society in Central Asia*4. At the Centre of the World - Uzbekistan*5. Warriors of the Turquoise Hills - Kazakhstan*6. The Cradle of the Earth - Kyrgyzstan*7. The Mountains of Islam - Tajikistan*8. The Desert Horsemen - Turkmenistan*9. The Great Game Revisited - Central Asia's Foreign Policy*10. Uncertain Homelands - Security, Islam and Nationalism
Series Title: Politics in contemporary Asia.
Responsibility: Ahmed Rashid.
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'Ahmed Rashid is one of Pakistan's most gifted and astute political commentators. This account will be of interest to scholars and lay readers alike. What makes it especially valuable is that Read more...

 
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