As a Pakistani I can tell you that Pakistani police is one of the most corrupt and dangerous dept in the world.
Highly recommended for anyone who wants to know how Pakistan is progressing (or digressing) and how intriguing is the history of Pakistan-US relations.
So far the rulers of Pakistan have not been Islamic fundamentalists, but they have used Islam as a political tool.
The book is about the political history of Pakistan since its independence in 1947. Any analysis of the country's drift into extremism is only incidental. Read morePublished 13 months ago by ARK
I read a novel set in Portugal and realized that I knew very little about that country. I've visited Spain, I've read a history of the Spanish civil war, I know something of the... Read morePublished on March 22, 2008 by Ian Kaplan
Hassan Abbas has written this book in a interesting way such that it is fun to read. However, the intended audience of this book is mostly the American scholars/students as they... Read morePublished on March 3, 2006 by T. Malik
This novel is basically written as two different nonfictional thrillers in one. The first is the historical upbringing of a young nation and the events that led to the aggressions... Read morePublished on February 4, 2006 by Qasim Shakeel