ISBN 9780754622529,Kashmir and Neighbours: Tale, Terror, Truce

Kashmir and Neighbours: Tale, Terror, Truce


Ashgate Publishing

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Ashgate Publishing

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780754622529

ISBN-10 0754622525


Number of Pages 256 Pages
Language (English)

Medical genetics

This book is the story of a land described by Europeantravellers and past Indian rulers as "Heaven on earth", and itsdescent into bitter international conflict and nuclear posturing. A place knownfor its scenic charm and philosophical tolerance, this region is now thebackdrop for a "covert war" waged since the 1980s, replete withmilitary training camps, foreign mercenaries and religious terror groups. KashmirAnd Neighbours examines the prospects for peace in the region and the impact of years ofbitter fighting on a Kashmir population tired of bloodshed. It details thefundamental questions at the heart of the bi-lateral talks and the motivationsbehind the actions of the key figures involved. With authoritative insights andsuperbly crafted analysis, this book is an extraordinary and rewarding read.

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