Pakistan's drift into extremism : Allah, the army, and America's war on terror / Hassan Abbas ; foreword by Jessica Stern.

Author
Abbas, Hassan, 1969- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Armonk, N.Y. ; London : M.E. Sharpe, c2005.
Description
xvii, 275 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

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Notes
"An East gate book."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The early years : a dream deferred -- Ayub Era : Kashmir and the 1965 war with India -- General Yahya and the dismemberment of Pakistan -- Zulfikar Ali Bhutto : the charmer -- General Zia-ul-Haq : the redefinition of a country -- A return to democracy : Benazir Bhutto and Nawaz Sharif -- General Pervez Musharraf : a season of hope -- Jihadi outfits : Pakistan's "rent-a-son" agencies -- 9/11 and the war on terror -- The road ahead.
ISBN
0765614960 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN
2004007993
OCLC
54913173
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