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Published by Oxford University Press in Karachi, New York .
Written in English



  • Pakistan


  • Pakistan. Army -- History.,
  • Pakistan -- History, Military.,
  • Pakistan -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

StatementBrian Cloughley.
LC ClassificationsUA853.P3 C6 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 435 p. :
Number of Pages435
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6899865M
ISBN 100195793749
LC Control Number00709569

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