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Author Raghavan, Srinath.

Title 1971 : a global history of the creation of Bangladesh / Srinath Raghavan
Published Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London : Harvard University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (369 pages)
Contents Prologue: The chronicle of a birth foretold? -- The turning point -- Breakdown -- The neighbor -- The grand strategists -- Russian roulette -- Poster child and pariah -- Power and principle -- The Chinese cracker -- Escalation -- Strange victory -- Epilogue: Garden of forked paths
Summary Argues that the breakup of a two-winged Pakistan was not inevitable and that the foreign relations of the Cold War and nascent globalization had an important effect on the war in 1971 that resulted in that breakup
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject India-Pakistan Conflict, 1971.
Bangladesh -- History -- Revolution, 1971.
South Asia -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0674731298 (e-book)
9780674731295 (e-book)
Other Titles Global history of the creation of Bangladesh