The killing of Osama bin Laden spotlighted Pakistan’s unpredictable political dynamics, which are often driven by conspiracy theory, paranoia, and a sense of betrayal. In Pakistan, the late prime minister Benazir Bhutto famously declared, there is “always the story behind the story.” In The Pakistan Cauldron, James P. Farwell explains what makes Pakistani politics tick. Farwell has advised the Department of Defense on terrorism, sovereignty, and ...
By James P. Farwell
Hardcover: 360 pages
Publisher: Potomac Books (October 2011)
Product Dimensions: 6.4 x 1 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 3010080
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
If you want a quick, analytical look at Pakistan's recent machination-filled political history, this is your book. A fairly easy read (264 pages of text) even though JPF covers the subject matter from the perspective of a wonkish international politi