Dead reckoning
Sarmila Bose

Dead reckoning

memories of the 1971 Bangladesh War

Published by Hurst & Company in London .
Written in English

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Memories in conflict
Call to arms : Bengali nationalist rebellion
Military inaction : power without responsibility
Military action : "Operation Searchlight" in Dhaka
Uncivil war : mobs, mutinies, and madness
Village of widows : "securing" the countryside
Hounding of Hindus : the politics of minority persecution
Hit and run : sabotage and retribution
Fratricide : death squads at war's end
Words and numbers : memories and monstrous fables
Appendix 1: Bibliographical note
Appendix 2: List of interviewees.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-230) and index.


Library of Congress
DS395.7.A2 B67 2011b

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x, 239 p. ;
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9781849040488, 9781849040495
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