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History of the Freedom Movement Vol. I 1707-1831. in dj

By: Pakistan)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Board of Editors, 1957,:

Seller ID: 52933


(Pakistan). A History of the Freedom Movement Vol. I 1707-1831. Karachi: The Board of Editors, 1957. Volume I only. Pp. 630. 8vo, green cloth. Small scars to paste-downs, inkstamp to ffep, else vg in rubbed, edgeworn dj. 60.00 View more info

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History of the Joint Steamer Companies. in dj.

By: GRIFFITHS, Percival, Sir

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Inchcape & Co., 1979,:

Seller ID: 35012


GRIFFITHS, Percival, Sir. A History of the Joint Steamer Companies. L: Inchcape & Co., 1979. Pp 156, frontis., 28 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. A history of inland steam navigation in India (and later of Pakistan) in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries, particularly on the Ganges, the Brahmaputra, and their tributaries. The vessels of the India General Navigation and Railway Company and of The Rivers Steam Navigation Company are prominently featured. By the author of A History of the Inchcape Group. Very slightly rubbed, owner's signature, else vg in dj. 100.00 View more info

If I am Assassinated... Second Printing in dustjacket

By: BHUTTO, Zulfikar Ali CHOPRA, Pran

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Vikas Publishing House Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, Bombay, Bangalore, Calcutta, Kanpur, 1979, ISBN:0706908074:

Seller ID: 109229


BHUTTO, Zulfikar Ali. "If I am Assassinated".. With an introduction by PranChopra. New Delhi, Bombay, Bangalore, Calcutta, Kanpur : Vikas Publishing House Pvt Ltd, (1979). Second Printing. Pp (8),[ix]-xxxvi,[1]-234,(2). 8vo,black cloth, red lettering to spine. "This book nearly perished. It was bl acked out in Pakistan. Its publication was banned. The press in which Bhutto's counsel tried to have it printed was sealed. But anonymous enterprise smuggled it out of the "stinking death cell" in which the former President and Prime Minister of Pakistan Zulfikar Ali Bhutto wrote ... View more info

In the Eye of the Storm : A History of Canadian Peacekeeping

By: GAFFEN, Fred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Deneau & Wayne Publishers, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0888791585:

Seller ID: 97923


GAFFEN, Fred. In the Eye of the Storm : A History of Canadian Peacekeeping.(Toronto): Deneau & Wayne, (1987). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-302, + 8 p. of photos. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letterign to spine. "In this first comprehensive book about the military history of Canadian peacekeeping, Fred Gaffen, a historian with the Canadian War Museum, writes abouthow Canada has committed itself, both in United Nations and non-United Nat ions peacekeeping operations, to preventing, containing, and controlling hostilities in other countries." - from the dust jacket. Contents: Par... View more info

In the Eye of the Storm : A History of Canadian Peacekeeping. First Edition.

By: GAFFEN, Fred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Deneau & Wayne Publishers, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0888791585:

Seller ID: 97924


GAFFEN, Fred. In the Eye of the Storm : A History of Canadian Peacekeeping.(Toronto): Deneau & Wayne, (1987). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-302, + 8 p. of photos. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt letterign to spine. "In this first comprehensive book about the military history of Canadian peacekeeping, Fred Gaffen, a historian with the Canadian War Museum, writes abouthow Canada has committed itself, both in United Nations and non-United Nat ions peacekeeping operations, to preventing, containing, and controlling hostilities in other countries." - from the dust jacket. Contents: Par... View more info

India's Security in the 1980s. Adelphi Papers 125.

By: BHARGAVA, G.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: International Institute of Strategic Studies, London , 1976, ISBN:0900492961:

Seller ID: 81478


BHARGAVA, G.S. India's Security in the 1980s. London : International Institute for Strategic Studies, (Summer 1976). Pp (4),1-30,(2) including covers.8vo, white stapled wrappers, printed in red and black. Adelphi Papers No. 125. Contents : 1. The Origins (The Hindu-Muslim Problem – Kashmir – China). 2. New Dimensions (The Direct Threat – Indirect Threats – Internal Problems). 3. The Future (The Nuclear Option – The Indian Ocean – Regional Countries – The Great Powers – The Internal Situation). Lightly browned, else very good. 20.00 ISBN Keywords : SECURITY View more info

Indians Abroad : Asia & Africa. Report of an International Seminar. First Edition

By: GUPTA, Anirundha (ed.) PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Orient Longmans, New Delhi, 1971,: 1971

Seller ID: 93138


GUPTA, Anirundha, (ed.). Indians Abroad : Asia & Africa. Report of an International Seminar. (New Delhi) : Orient Longmans, (November 1971). First Edition. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-417,(1). 8vo, reddish-brown cloth, black lettering to spine. Contents : First Session - General : Imperial Policy and Immigration in the Colonies 1828-1920 (by P. D. Pillay); Socio-Cultural Aspects of the Problem of Indians Abroad—Asia and Africa (by Victor S. D'Souza); Some Aspects of Social Adjustment of Indian Workers in Great Britain (by G. S. Aurora). Sec... View more info

Intellectual Modernism of Shibli Nu'mani : An Exposition of His Religious and Socio-Political Ideas.

By: MURAD, Mehr Afroz (Mrs.).

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Institute of Islamic Culture, Lahore, Pakistan, 1976,:

Seller ID: 83079


MURAD, Mehr Afroz (Mrs.). Intellectual Modernism of Shibli Nu'mani : An Exposition of His Religious and Socio-Political Ideas. Foreword by Dr. CharlesJ. Adams. Lahore, Pakistan : Institute of Islamic Culture, (June 1976). Fi rst Edition. Pp [i]-xxxii,1-135,(1). Index. 8vo, blue leather spine, printed white paper covered boards. Limited to 1,100 copies printed. “Allama Shibli Nomani (1857-1914) was an Indian scholar on Islam. He was born at Bindwal in Azamgarh district of present-day Uttar Pradesh. He is known for the founding the Shibli National College in 1883 and the Darul Mussanifin in Az... View more info

Islam, le Grand Malentendu

By: MONGIN, Olivier et Olivier ROY, dirige par ROY, Olivier Autrement, 95, Decembre 1987

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Autrement Revue, Paris, 1987,:

Seller ID: 74527


MONGIN, Olivier et Olivier ROY, dirigé par. Islam, le Grand Malentendu . Dirigé par Olivier Mongin et Olivier Roy. Paris: Autrement Revue, 1987. Pp. [1]-213,(3). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Autrement, no. 95, décembre1987. Text in French. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Isma'ilis : Their History and Doctrines. First Paperback Edition.

By: DAFTARY, Farhad MADELUNG, Wilferd, Professor, foreword]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1992, ISBN:0521429749:

Seller ID: 100650


DAFTARY, Farhad. The Isma'ilis : Their History and Doctrines. [Foreword by Professor Wilferd Madelung]. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1992).First Paperback Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xviii,1-803,(11). 8vo, blue card cove rs with white titles to front and spine. "The Isma'ilis constitute the second largest Shi'i community in the Muslim World. They are scattered over many parts of the world, including INdia, Pakistan, East Africa, Central Asia,Afghanistan, Iran, Syria, Yaman, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, a nd North America. Almost all recognize the Aga Khan as their imam or sp... View more info

Jane's Civil and Military Aircraft Upgrades 1993-94. First Edition

By: MICHELL, Simon (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jane's Information Group, Coulsdon, Surrey, 1992, ISBN:0710610467:

Seller ID: 108321


MICHELL, Simon (ed.). Jane's Civil and Military Aircraft Upgrades 1993-94. First Edition. Coulsdon, Surrey : Jane's Information Group, 1992. Pp (1),2-412,(4). Illustrated. Index. Triple Column. Folio, blue cloth, gil lettering to front board and spine. A biennial publication which covers aircraft still flying, but no longer in production. Each entry shows the original quantity built, specifications, manufacturer and history. The book details those which have been upgraded and those which remain unchanged. Contents : Argentina; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Chikle; China, People's Republic; Czechosl... View more info

Jets from Orange. 1st UK in dj

By: GHOSE, Zulfikar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1967,:

Seller ID: 33899


GHOSE, Zulfikar. Jets from Orange : poems. L.: Macmillan, 1967. First Edition. Pp 59. 8vo, decorated orange boards. Near-fine in vg dj (light edgewear). 30.00 View more info

Journey of Disillusionment.As told to Shehryar Khan Mazari 4th printing industjacket.

By: MAZARI, Sherbaz Khan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Karachi, 2000, ISBN:0795790766:

Seller ID: 72834


MAZARI, Sherbaz Khan. A Journey of Disillusionment . As told to Shehryar Khan Mazari. (Karachi): Oxford University Press, (2000). Fourth Impression. Pp. [i]-xxxii,[1]-646,(2), + 18 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The memoirs of the prominent Pakistani politician, presenting an opposition perspective of Pakistani history during the Bhutto and Zia eras. Some spine ridging, else vg in lightly edgeworn dj. 30.00 View more info

Kashmir Story. Fisrt Edition in dustjacket, signed by author

By: KHALIFA, Abdul Mannan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: abko Publishers, Lahore Cantt, W. Pakistan, 1970,:

Seller ID: 114760


KHALIFA, Abdul Mannan. Kashmir Story. Lahore Cantt, W. Pakistan : Publishedby abko Publishers, June 1970. Printed by Azeem Printers, Lahore. Pp (16(, 15-225,(1), frontispiece + 6 plates. 8vo, unlettered green cloth spine, redpaper-covered front board lettered in black and illustrated with a map, wh ite paper-covered back cover lettered in green and illustrated with portraits. Contents : Part One : Some Landmarks : Rajas : 1282.BC—1BC. Akbar: 1586. Gulab-sineh:1846.Sir Banneru: 1929. Ahdul Qadeer. 1931. J & K Peoples Conventions : 1969-70. Part Two : Some Glimpses : Srinagar : 1931 Pahalgam :... View more info

Language and Society in South Asia.

By: SHAPIRO, Michael C., and Harold F. SCHIFFMAN

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Foris Publications, Dordrecht, Holland / Cinnaminson, U.S.A., 1983, ISBN:9070176556:

Seller ID: 98756


SHAPIRO, Michael C., and Harold F. SCHIFFMAN. Language and Society in SouthAsia. Dordrecht, Holland / Cinnaminson, U.S.A.: Foris Publications, 1983. Pp [i]-x,(2),[1]-293,(1). Maps. Figures. Index. 8vo, yellow cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. In the Publications in Language Sciences series. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. The Theoretical Description of Language and Dialect. 3. Traditional Taxonomies of South Asian Languages. 4. South Asia as a Linguistic Area. 5. Social Dialectology. 6. Bi- and Multilingualism in South Asia. 7. Pidginization, Creolization, and South Asian English... View more info

Language in Social Groups : Essays by John J. Gumperz. in dj.

By: GUMPERZ, John J. DIL, Anwar S., selected by Language Science and National Development series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, 1971, ISBN:0804707987:

Seller ID: 75380


GUMPERZ, John J. Language in Social Groups : Essays by John J. Gumperz . Selected and introduced by Anwar S. Gil. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1971. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),[1]-350,(2). 8vo, grey cloth with purple lettering to spine. A volume in the Language Science and National Development series, sponsored by the Linguistics Research Group of Pakistam. General editor, Anwar S. Gil. Contents: 1. Some Remarks on Regional and Social Language Differences in India; 2. Language Problems in the Rural Development of NorthIndia; 3. Dialect Differences and Social Stratification in a North Indian V... View more info

Liverpool Shipping : A Short History. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CHANDLER, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Phoenix House, London, 1960,:

Seller ID: 102489


CHANDLER, George. Liverpool Shipping : A Short History. London: Phoenix House, (1960). First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),13-256, frontispiece, + 30 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, tan cloth with black lettering to spine. "Dr George Chandler, the Librarian of the City ofLiverpool who was responsible for the celebratory history [published on Li verpool's 750th anniversary], here addresses himself to the repair of what he calls 'a remarkable omission' -- a popular but reliable guide to the history of Liverpool shipping as a whole and its part in the developing tr... View more info

Making Federation Work : Federalism in Pakistan After the 18th Amendment. First Edition dustjacket

By: FAIZ, Asma (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Karachi, 2015, ISBN:9780199401857:

Seller ID: 114407


FAIZ, Asma (ed.). Making Federation Work : Federalism in Pakistan After the18th Amendment. (Karachi) : Oxford University Press, (2015). First Edition . Pp (4),[v]-xii,(1),[1]-354. Index. 8vo, blue paper-covered spine, peach paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "The book presents diverse perspectives from different disciplines with coherence and an admirable focuson federalism. It adequately explains why federalism needs to be re-examin ed and be a subject of fresh scholarship. The book is an impressive, quality collection of articles. The articles address all dimensions of federa... View more info

Maritime Strategy and Continental Wars .

By: MENON, Raja , Rear Admiral

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London & Portland, OR, 1998, ISBN:0714643483:

Seller ID: 108291


MENON, Raja , Rear Admiral. Maritime Strategy and Continental Wars. London & Portland :Frank Cass Collins, (1998). First Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xvi,1-215,(1). Figures and tables in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue cardcovers. "This work contends that nations embroiled in Continental wars have historically had poor maritime strategies. After an analysis of existing literature on this subject and a discussion of case studies, Rear Admiral Menon develops the argument that those navies that have been involved in such wars have made poor contributions to the overall politial objectives. Gove... View more info

Military as an Economic Actor : Soldiers in Business . First Edition

By: BROMMELHORSTER, Jörn. PAES, Wolf-Christian.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke and New York, 2003, ISBN:0333999282:

Seller ID: 114382


BROMMELHORSTER, Jörn and Wolf-Christian PAES, (eds..). The Military as an Economic Actor : Soldiers in Business. (Basingstoke and New York) : PalgraveMacmillan, (2003). First Printing. Pp (4),v-xii,(1),1-223,(5). With many t ables and figures in the text. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine.In the International Political Economy Series. Light wear to cloth, esle v ery good. 60.00 "Armed forces across the globe engage in economic activities both in times of war and peace. This book provides a critical analysis ofthis phenomenon, comparing experiences with 'military business' from f... View more info