Eqbal Ahmad: Pakistani politics, 18 June 1998
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Verso, 254 pp., £16, January 1997, 1 85984 886 9Show More
Memoirs of a Bystander: A Life in Diplomacy by Iqbal Akhund.
Oxford, 500 pp., £15.99, June 1998, 0 19 577736 0Show More
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Pakistan by Rafi Raza.
Oxford, 420 pp., £15.95, April 1998, 0 19 577697 6Show More
“... Akhund, a diplomat, served under Bhutto at defining moments in Bhutto’s and Pakistan’s life. Rafi Raza was a close friend and aide to Bhutto during his years in power. Unlike Nehru, Bandaranaike, and Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, who spent their lives in nationalist politics and are regarded as founding fathers of their countries, Bhutto entered politics ...”