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The Pathan unarmed : Opposition & Memory in the North West Frontier
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The Pathan unarmed : Opposition & Memory in the North West Frontier
by Banerjee, Mukulika

The Pukhtun (Pathan) of the North West Frontier are regarded as a warrior people. Yet in the inter-war years there arose a Muslim movement, the Khudai Khidmatgar (Servants of God), which adopted military forms of organizations and dress, but which also drVirtually erased from the national historiography of post-partition Pakistan, where they now reside, the ageing veterans of the movement are still highly respected by younger Pukhtun. This is an account of rank and file members of the Khudai Khidmatgar, dSouth Asia excluding India: OUP

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Publication date: 2000

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780852552735

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:11722

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