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Historical dictionary of Pakistan

Author: Shahid Javed Burki
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Series: Historical dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East, 61.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th editionView all editions and formats
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"This fourth edition of Historical Dictionary of Pakistan covers its history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture"--Verso de la page de titre.
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Genre/Form: Dictionnaires anglais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shahid Javed Burki
ISBN: 9781442241473 1442241470
OCLC Number: 918994271
Description: lxvii, 657 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Editor's Foreword (Jon Woronoff) Acknowledgements Reader's Note Acronyms and Abbreviations Map Chronology Introduction THE DICTIONARY Appendix: Important Personalities Bibliography About the author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East, 61.
Responsibility: Shahid Javed Burki.

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In 1947, Pakistan was established to provide an independent state for the Indian Muslim population when India attained independence from the British Empire. This fourth edition, following the general Read more...

 
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