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Uprising in Pakistan : how to bring down a dictatorship

Author: Tariq Ali
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY ; London : Verso, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Even as they were taking place, the events that shook Pakistan in 1968-69 were underplayed in the Western media. Following a long period of tumult, a radical coalition led by Zulfikar Ali Bhutto - brought down the military regime of Field Marshal Ayub Khan, jsut as it was celebrating its tenth 'glorious' anniversary. Students, soon joined by workers and later by virtually every subaltern social stratum (including  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tariq Ali
ISBN: 9781786635372 1786635372
OCLC Number: 1001451079
Description: xiv, 162 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The beginning of the end --
The revolt spreads --
The fall of the house of Ayub --
Pakistan and the permanent revolution.
Responsibility: Tariq Ali.

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"Provides an excellent account of the Ayub r gime and of the 1968-69 rising."--Fred Halliday, New Left Review

 
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