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Old roads, new highways

fifty years of Pakistan

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Published by Oxford University Press in Karachi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pakistan
    • Subjects:
    • Pakistan -- Civilization.,
    • Pakistan -- Social conditions.,
    • Pakistan -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Victoria Schofield.
      ContributionsSchofield, Victoria.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS379 .O45 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 341 p., [10] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL446476M
      ISBN 100195778456
      LC Control Number98159765
      OCLC/WorldCa39255595

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