Political, organizational, and military leadership in Pakistan

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National Istitute of Historical and Cultural Research, Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University , Islamabad
Leadership., Leadership -- Pakistan., Leadership -- Psychological aspects., Social surveys -- Paki



StatementTanvir Akhtar.
LC ClassificationsHM1261 .A38 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3367699M
ISBN 109694150639
LC Control Number2004439302

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The three books under review—The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan by Aqil Shah, Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army’s Way of War by C.

Christine Fair, and The Warrior State: Pakistan in the Contemporary World by T.V. Paul—are the latest additions to the literature on Pakistan.

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