Bangladesh Liberation War

American Response to Bangladesh Liberation War

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Academic and Reference Books
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author's Role: 
Author
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450
ISBN: 
978 984 05 1361 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1996
Number of Pages: 
500
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On the Silver jubilee of Bangladesh liberation war this is a documentary chronicle of the American response to the great crisis in South Asia. Arranged in four parts it begins with a narrative by the editor and his wife on how the Bengalis in the USA reacted to the war and how the US and other citizens in the USA, the media, the US Congress and the Executive responded to the crisis. In the second part a selection of documents produced in the USA at the time on various facets and issues of the liberation war are reproduced.

Pakistan: Failure in National Integration

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Academic and Reference Books
South Asian Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author
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400
ISBN: 
978 984 506 227 5
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
First Bangladesh Edition, 1994
Number of Pages: 
248
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HB
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Third impression, 2015
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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 Third World Charismat: Sheikh Mujib and the Struggle for Freedom

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Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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225
ISBN: 
984 05 1353 2
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1996
Number of Pages: 
250
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HB
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This work focuses on the charismatic leadership of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, who led a popular mass movement, culminating in the emergence of the eighth populous nation in the world-Bangladesh. Highlighting the linkages between leadership theories and the roles played by Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the book has made a significant contribution to the understanding of power relations involving leading political figures of the Third World. A unique dimension of this work is its analysis of Mujib's non-cooperation and civil disobedience movement through several case studies.

Bangladesh: Constitutional Quest for Autonomy 1950-71

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Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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275
ISBN: 
984 05 1141 6
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1976
Number of Pages: 
312
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HB
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Generals in Politics: 1958-1981

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$8.00
Category Type: 
Politics and Political Science
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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145
ISBN: 
984 05 1042 8
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1983
Number of Pages: 
230
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PB
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Since 1958 when the Pakistan Army staged a coup and took over the government over the country without constitutional backing or public support, the story of the Generals has been one of great betrayal. Air Marshal Asghar Khan, was witness to the Army’s rapid take-over and consolidation of power from 1958 to the present day. Considered too dangerous to be left at large, he has been under intermittent detention since 1968 and under continuous house arrest for the last three years.

Bangladesh Liberation Movement: International Legal Implications

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Category Type: 
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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250
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1987
Number of Pages: 
318
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HB
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This book is devoted to a study of the international legal implications of the Bangladesh liberation movement. Being the first ever national liberation movement in this decolonized era, the Bangladesh incident has assumed and will continue to assume paramount significance in contemporary international law and relations. International legal issues that have been put to severe test over the Bangladesh incident are numerous but are also subtle and complex.

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

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Category Type: 
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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HB
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Friends Not Masters: A Political Autobiography

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Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Biography
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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550
ISBN: 
984 05 70220 0017 2
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2008
Number of Pages: 
290
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This is a book written by a head of state and head of government when in office and first published in 1967. It is at once an autobiography of former President Mohammad Ayub Khan of Pakistan, and also a description of the major events in the history of Pakistan in which the author participated, and of the problems which the country continue to faces. President Ayub describes his village upbringing in the northwest of undivided India, his years at Aligarh University and Sandhurst in England, and his service in the British-Indian army before and during the Second World War.

There and Back Again - A Diplomat's Tale

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Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Politics and Political Science
Biography
Bangladesh Studies
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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525
ISBN: 
978-984-05-1756-5
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2006
Number of Pages: 
347
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HB
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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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Category Type: 
Academic and Reference Books
Biography
History
Bangladesh Liberation War
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
UPL Showroom Price: 
550
ISBN: 
978 984 506 153 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Year of Publication: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
424
Cover Type: 
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.

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