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Pakistan

A Global Studies Handbook (Global Studies) — 1 edition

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This edition published in by ABC-CLIO

Written in English

382 pages

Pakistan occupies a position of geopolitical and strategic importance for the United States. This book explains why, and reveals the reality of this little-studied country. Although Pakistan became a country only in 1947, its people and culture have a rich history. It is a Muslim state, a nuclear power, and a politically troubled land.Pakistan stretches from the heights of the Hindu Kush to the lowlands of the Indus delta. Its people and culture are as varied as its landscape. This scholarly yet accessible work treats the full range of modern Pakistan. Its thorough examination of the countryis problemsoalong with its strengthsomakes this an ideal resource for high school or college course work, and an indispensable addition to library collections.

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Pakistan
2008, ABC-CLIO
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Pakistan: A Global Studies Handbook (Global Studies)
November 27, 2006, ABC-CLIO
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Pakistan occupies a position of geopolitical and strategic importance for the United States. This book explains why, and reveals the reality of this little-studied country. Although Pakistan became a country only in 1947, its people and culture have a rich history. It is a Muslim state, a nuclear power, and a politically troubled land.Pakistan stretches from the heights of the Hindu Kush to the lowlands of the Indus delta. Its people and culture are as varied as its landscape. This scholarly yet accessible work treats the full range of modern Pakistan. Its thorough examination of the countryis problemsoalong with its strengthsomakes this an ideal resource for high school or college course work, and an indispensable addition to library collections.

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Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
382
Dimensions
8.9 x 6.1 x 1.4 inches
Weight
1.6 pounds

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OL8970040M
ISBN 10
1851098011
ISBN 13
9781851098019
Library Thing
5232075
Goodreads
745220

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