Victoria Schofield. · Rating details · ratings · 4 reviews. Why has the valley of Kashmir, famed for its beauty and tranquility, become a major flashpoint, . Kashmir in Conflict. India, Pakistan and the Unending War. By: Victoria Schofield Media of Kashmir in Conflict. See larger image. This book examines the Kashmir conflict in its historical context, from the period when the valley Victoria Schofield is a freelance journalist living in the U.K.
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Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War
Drawing conflift research in India and Pakistan, as well as historical sources, this book traces the origins of the state in the 19th century, the controversial “sale” dchofield the British of the predominantly Muslim valley to a Hindu Maharaja in and the 20th century clashes between Muslim and Hindu interests now culminating in the threat of a major war. Muinuddin rated it it was amazing Nov 07, Fatma rated it really liked it Aug 05, Sadly, today the name conjures images of gunfire, violence, terror and brutality.
First and foremost, both India and Pakistan need to improve their relations, open trade and establish a loose economic union. Irfan rated it really liked it Jun 05, In April the United Nations Security Council appointed our late Admiral Nimitz, as Plebiscite Administrator to the people of Kashmir their chance to decide their future without any fear, favor, and failure.
Schofield does have some sincere approaches towards a solution. Maharajah of Kashmir sort help from India and they provided conditional help with the proviso that after the rebellion is contained the people should be given chance to decide their future with out any fear, favor, and failure to decide their future whether to join India, Pakistan, and be Independent. Jashmir Options Sign in. Faheem Gundroo rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads ni.
Paperback pages December The book begins by tracing the history of the state beginning from the last century, when this predominantly Muslim region was sold by British India to a Hindu maharajahGulab Singh, who subsequently merged it with his other states, Jammu and Ladakh, to make the state of Kashmir.
Any book on Kashmir would require a great degree of neutrality to show the two sides of the conflict. Drawing upon research in India and Pakistan, as well as historical sources, this book traces the origins of the state in the 19th century, the controversial “sale” by the British of the predominantly Muslim valley to a Hindu Maharaja in and the 20th century clashes between Muslim and Hindu interests now culminating in the threat of a major war.
Description How has the valley of Kashmir, famed for its beauty and tranquility, become the focus of a dispute with the potential for nuclear conflict? Unbiased insight into Kashmir. Located between India and Pakistan with both nations claiming it as their own and fighting wars over it, Kashmir has become a source of an unending conflict between these two powers.
Tauris books are currently unavailable for purchase on this site, as we are migrating to www. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Return to Book Page. The several independent princely states that were under the British dominion were allowed to choose between joining India or Pakistan. Search inside this book Powered by Google. The majority of border area of Kashmir wanted to join Pakistan and their was rebellion and they almost took Kashmir.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. User Review – Flag as inappropriate Facts about Kashmir and its people. Hamid Wattoo rated it really liked it Jan 14, They started movement against Maharajah of Kashmir in to be free. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War by Victoria Schofield
Probably one of the best history books on Kashmir. Therefore it is very timely to learn about the origins of the conflict, the rise of militancy and the voices of the common people of this region. How does the Kashmir separatist movement challenge the integrity of the Indian state and threaten the stability of a region of tremendous strategic importance?
Kashmir in Conflict Victoria Schofield book reviews: User Review – Flag as inappropriate vicoria reviw unavailble. Paperbackpages. Although Schofield tries to be objective for the most part, she is more victiria at times to state the Pakistani perspective. Facts about Kashmir and its people. An Analysis Vivek Chadha No preview available – Books by Victoria Schofield. This book examines the Kashmir conflict in its historical context, from the period when the valley was an independent kingdom right up to the victoriia of the present day.
This book examines the Kashmir conflict in its historical context, from the period when the valley was an independent kingdom right up to the struggles of the present day. Published January 18th by I.