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By Aitzaz Ahsan

ISBN-10: 8174364218

ISBN-13: 9788174364210

The Indus zone, comprising the northwestern a part of the Indian subcontinent (now Pakistan), has regularly had its precise id - racially, ethnically, linguistically and culturally. within the final 5 thousand years, this area has been part of India, politically, for under years. Pakistan, then, is not any 'artificial' country conjured up through the disaffected Muslim elite of British India. Aitzaz Ahsan surveys the historical past of Indus - as he refers to this area - correct from the time of the Harappan civilization to the period of the British Raj, concluding with independence and the production of Pakistan. Ahsan's message is aimed either at Indians nonetheless nostalgic approximately 'undivided 'India and their Pakistani compatriots who narrowly are inclined to outline their id through their 'un-Indianness'.

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