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The Struggle for Pakistan

A Muslim Homeland and Global Politics

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$22.00 • £17.95 • €20.00

ISBN 9780674979833

Publication Date: 11/13/2017


448 pages

22 halftones, 4 maps

Belknap Press


  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Prologue: “Speak, for Your Lips Are Free”
  • 1. From Minority to Nation
  • 2. Truncated State, Divided Nation
  • 3. A Sprawling Military Barrack
  • 4. Pitfalls of Martial Rule
  • 5. Toward the Watershed of 1971
  • 6. The Rise and Fall of Populism
  • 7. Martial Rule in Islamic Garb
  • 8. Democracy Restored?
  • 9. A Geostrategic Riddle
  • 10. Entangled Endgames
  • Epilogue: Overcoming Terror
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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