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Baxter, Craig

Overview
Works: 29 works in 144 publications in 1 language and 5,390 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Diaries  Biography  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DS394.5, 954.92003
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Publications about Craig Baxter
Publications by Craig Baxter
Most widely held works by Craig Baxter
Government and politics in South Asia by Robert C Oberst( Book )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
2. Political culture and heritage
Bangladesh : a new nation in an old setting by Craig Baxter( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 983 libraries worldwide
In 1996, Bangladesh celebrated its 25th anniversary. When the country became independent from Pakistan in 1971, it proclaimed itself a parliamentary democracy with four goals - democracy, secularism, socialism, and nationalism. This comprehensive introduction to Bangladesh's history, polity, economy, and society reassesses its successes and failures in reaching these goals after a quarter century of nationhood. Craig Baxter traces the development of national identity in the region, first as part of India and then of Pakistan, and the slow evolution toward statehood. He also explores the formative periods of Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, and British government that preceded Pakistani rule and subsequent independence. Anyone wishing to understand this poor, populous, but ambitious young nation will find this book an invaluable reference
Historical dictionary of Bangladesh by Craig Baxter( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
"The Historical Dictionary of Bangladesh: Third Edition covers the country's earlier periods under various regimes, its incorporation into India and Pakistan, and its independence and identity as a state in its own right. The modern state of Bangladesh is explored most intensively, and the book contains numerous entries on important persons, places, events, and institutions, as well as social and cultural aspects. This reference work is rounded out with a comprehensive chronology, introduction, and bibliography."--Jacket
The Jana Sangh; a biography of an Indian political party by Craig Baxter( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Pakistan under the military : eleven years of Zia ul-Haq by Shahid Javed Burki( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
District voting trends in India; a research tool by Craig Baxter( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Zia's Pakistan : politics and stability in a frontline state ( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
From martial law to martial law : politics in the Punjab, 1919-1958 by Syed Nur Ahmad( Book )
9 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Pakistan on the brink : politics, economics, and society ( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Diaries of Field Marshal Mohammad Ayub Khan, 1966-1972 by Mohammad Ayub Khan( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Pakistan, 1997 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Pakistan 2000 ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Pakistan, authoritarianism in 1980s ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Selection of papers presented at the 2nd Pakistan Conference held at Columbia University, New York, USA, 1987
Afghanistan : past and present ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A New Nation in an Old Setting by Craig Baxter( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Politics in Pakistan : the stability of the Zia regime ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Isaac Newton guide book ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bangladesh at ten : an appraisal of a decade of political development by Craig Baxter( Article )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Continuing problems in Bangladesh ( Article )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Afghanistan a country study ( file )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"Although this work was never completed, the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress has released the first two chapters of its Country Study, which, though prepared in the mid-1980s to 1997, nevertheless provides a useful narrative on the history, culture and religion of the country."
 
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