Bangladesh Liberation War

The Oriental Sun - Life, Activity and contribution of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Narrative Verse

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Academic and Reference Books
Biography
Bangladesh Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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100
ISBN: 
984 05 1677 9
Publisher: 
Tua-Trisha
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2001
Number of Pages: 
72
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There and Back Again - A Diplomat's Tale

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Biography
Bangladesh Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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525
ISBN: 
984 05 1756 2
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2006
Number of Pages: 
347
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On the night of March 15, 1971, K.M. Shehabuddin, a young Pakistan Foreign Service Officer, was posted in Delhi. The news that filtered in from East Pakistan led him to renounce his allegiance to Pakistan and pledge loyalty to the unborn state of Bangladesh. The first career diplomat to join the war - even before the formation of the Mujibnagar Government - he became the first head of Bangladesh's Delhi mission. From April to October 1971, he played a leading role on the diplomatic front of the liberation war.

Sheikh Mujib: Triumph and Tragedy

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Academic and Reference Books
Biography
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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550
ISBN: 
978 984 506 153 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Year of Publication: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
424
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HB
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4th Impression 2018
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Writing an objective biography of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the only larger-than-life political figure of Muslim Bengal, is no easy task for a historian. In this well-researched book, Sayyid A. Karim has given a fascinating account of the life of Sheikh Mujib and makes an assessment of his legacy.

Critical Times - Memoirs of a South Asian Diplomat

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Academic and Reference Books
Biography
South Asian Studies
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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245
ISBN: 
978 984 05 1229 4
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1994
Number of Pages: 
272
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This is an insightful narrative of a South Asian Diplomat. Fakhruddin Ahmed is an illustrious diplomat from Bangladesh. He writes about his varied experiences highlighting some very interesting and fascinating events including deep insight concerning negotiations between India and Pakistan over Kashmir during the sixties. The vision of independent Bangladesh, freedom struggle and its trials and tribulations are all sharply focused.

Diaries of Field Marshal Ayub Khan 1966-1972

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Academic and Reference Books
Biography
Bangladesh Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Editor
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1590
ISBN: 
978 0 19 547442 8
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2007
Number of Pages: 
599
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HB
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Pakistan's first military ruler, Mohammad Ayub Khan, was born in 1907, in the village of Rehana, near Haripur. In 1951, he became the country's first Pakistani Commander-in-Chief, and subsequently served as defence minister in the second cabinet of Mohammad Ali Bogra. On declaration of martial law by Iskander Mirza on 7 October 1958, he was made the chief martial law administrator. Less than three weeks later, after deposing Iskander Mirza in a bloodless coup, Ayub Khan became the president of Pakistan on 27 October 1958.

One Man's Agony: A Sketch Book of Yahyan Oppression

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Academic and Reference Books
Biography
Bangladesh Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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120
ISBN: 
984 05 1440 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1972
Number of Pages: 
94
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This book is about an individual’s experience in 1971 when Bangladesh was writhing under the occupation army of Pakistan. The author was witness to some of the events that shaped the destiny of Bangladesh. The book is a sensitive account of how these events affected him and probably millions of his compatriots.

Contents:

1.Bangladesh: The Birth Travail / 2. The Resistance to Evil / 3. The Tragedy Deepens / 4. The Strength at the Core / 5. What the Ambassador and the Brigadier Said / 6. The Bond with the People / 7. A Cruel Joke

চিলেকোঠার সেপাই

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Literature and Fiction
Novels
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
Bangla
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Author's Role: 
Author
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330
ISBN: 
978 984 506 052 3
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Year of Publication: 
1986
Number of Pages: 
312
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১৯৬৯ সালের পূর্ব বাংলা। কী এক জীবনস্পর্ধী মন্ত্রের মুখে বিস্ফোরিত চারদিক। কেঁপে ওঠে নগর ঢাকা। কাঁপে শহর, বন্দর, গঞ্জ, নিভৃত গ্রাম, এমনকি যমুনার দুর্গম চর এলাকা। কখনো কঠিন বুলেটের আঘাতে, কখনো ঘুম-ভেঙ্গে-দেওয়া আঁধির ঝাপটায়। মিটিং আর মিছিল আর গুলিবর্ষণ আর কারফ্যু-ভাঙ্গা আর গণআদালত - সব জায়গায় ফেটে পড়ে ক্ষোভ ও বিদ্রোহ। সব মানুষেরই হৃদয়ের অভিষেক ঘটে একটি অবিচল লক্ষ্যে - মুক্তি। মুক্তি?

Witness to Surrender

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Academic and Reference Books
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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395
ISBN: 
978 984 05 1373 4
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Year of Publication: 
1997
Number of Pages: 
264
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HB
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Second Impression (2017)
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ROAD TO BANGLADESH SERIES is designed to present published accounts of the background to the emergence of Bangladesh. The Series showcases such a collection that, when put together, achieves a well-rounded narrative of the events of 1971. Books in the series should be an invaluable collection for those interested in South Asian affairs, particularly students and scholars of politics, history, development and social transformation.

The Bangladesh Revolution and Its Aftermath

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Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
History
Sociology
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author's Role: 
Author
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350
ISBN: 
978 984 8815 00 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1980
Number of Pages: 
262
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HB
Reprint: 
2003
Edition: 
Second
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The short but stormy life of Bangladesh presents questions which have a far wider relevance. Was its secessionist birth the outcome of ever-latent nationalism or failure of political management or just Indian armed force? How could its charismatic founder leader fall by assassination in the fourth year of his reign? What made democratic urges culminate in military rule?

Middle Class and the Social Revolution in Bengal: An Incomplete Agenda

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Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Studies
History
Sociology
Urban and Regional Planning URP
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author's Role: 
Author
UPL Showroom Price: 
250
ISBN: 
984 05 1624 8
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2002
Number of Pages: 
172
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Since the middle of the nineteenth century, the need for a social revolution has been felt and talked about by the middle class in Bengal. But, ironically, it was the middle class itself that has hindered the revolution. The state has changed in size and name but not in character, indicating that relationships within society have remained basically as they were before. This book examines the double role of the Bengali middle class. Middle class's participation in politics and achievements in the fields of education, literature and culture have been remarkable.

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