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Author Akbar, M. J.

Title Tinderbox : the past and future of Pakistan / M.J. Akbar.

Imprint New York : Harper Perennial, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    954.91 AKB    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description xvi, 376 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Originally published in 2011 in India by HarperCollins India, a joint venture with the India Today Group.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The age of defeat -- A scimitar at Somanath -- A theory of distance -- An English finesse -- Grey wolf -- Gandhi's Maulanas -- The non-violent jihad -- The Muslim drift from Gandhi -- Breaking point -- Faith in faith -- The godfather of Pakistan -- God's general -- The long jihad -- Pakistan: the siege within.
Subject Muslims -- Pakistan.
Pakistan -- Politics and government -- 9947-1988.
Pakistan -- History -- 1947-1988.
ISBN 9780062131799 (pbk.)
0062131796 (pbk.)

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