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World writers on Pakistan.

World writers on Pakistan.

With an introd. by Altaf Gauhar.

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Published by Pakistan Publications in K̀arachi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pakistan.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPakistan quarterly
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS382 W6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination194p.
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18776069M

      The Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto, who reluctantly moved to Pakistan from Bombay after partition and found himself utterly disillusioned in his new nation, captured the situation best in his Author: Guardian Books. Local readers want the writer to sell Pakistan as they want to see it, replete with cosy images of locally hewn heroes who never go abroad, an aspirational Pakistan that would exist in .

    Betting on the Cricket World Cup 2 comments. Ask Pakistan Books by Pakistani authors? (an) The author will take you through the streets of Karachi and show you how life is in the biggest city of Pakistan. The book is especially interesting because the author is a serving police officer in Pakistan and he grew up in Karachi.   This thought haunts me — many authors become writers to leave an indelible mark on the world, to achieve immortality. However, the question is, would Pakistani authors writing in English ever be.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. While sometimes confusing, the book is very informative and I did learn a lot about Pakistan's recent history and about why Pakistan is such a chaotic place. I wish Weaver would have written more about the CIA involvement in the Afghan war and about US policy in Pakistan, she only touches on those things pretty generally/5(14).


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