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Title:
The most dangerous place : Pakistan's lawless frontier
Author:
Gul, Imtiaz.
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Al Qaeda connection
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York, N.Y. : Viking, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
xxx, 282 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Summary:
In this gripping and definitive exposé, Gul reveals the story of the dark side of the Afghan war--and tells how Pakistan has degenerated into a nuclear-armed powder keg.--[source unknown]

Originally published : The al Qaeda connection. New Delhi : Penguin Books India, Viking, 2009.
Language:
English
Contents:
Pakistan's dangerous game -- A cauldron of militancy -- The Kaloosha operation -- The Taliban in North and South Waziristan -- A question of justice: an administrative profile of FATA -- The al Qaeda connection: Arabs, Uzbeks, and the Haqqani network -- Crime and corruption in Khyber and Bajaur -- Mohmand, Kurram, and Orakzai -- Swat is burning -- Al Qaeda brings suicide bombing to Pakistan -- The ISI factor -- Who funds the militants? -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1 : A profile of Pakistani militants -- Appendix 2 : A profile of militant organizations in Pakistan.
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ISBN:
9780670022250
Format :
Book