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Published: 01 January 2017

320 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781849046411

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Defeat is an Orphan

How Pakistan Lost the Great South Asian War

Myra MacDonald

A Hurst Publication

  • A full and frank history of an enduringly bitter post-nuclear relationship between India and Pakistan, covering the years 2001-2014
  • Set against the background of Islamist militancy in Pakistan, military confrontation in the plains and India's economic liberalization
  • Author was a correspondent for Reuters for nearly thirty years and was stationed in both Delhi and Islamabad