Year Book of the North-West Frontier Province, 1955
Peshawar, Secretary to Government, N-WFP. 1955. Soft cover. Book, [viii], 273pp, 6 photo illustrations, 2 folding colored maps, 8 appendices, ads. Tall 8vo/24cm. Printed wrappers, light soil, spine and front panel chipped, some creased corners, internally good with occasional slightly soiled pages. A detailed introduction to the history, government and special features of the N-WFP and its Pathan inhabitants. The province was renamed Khyber Pukhtunkwa in the late 1990s. It has been the scene of many terrorist bombings in recent years, particularly in the city of Peshawar. Good.
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Book number: 004882
USD 21.51 [Appr.: EURO 18.5 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2442]
Keywords: Pakistan, South Asia, North-West Frontier Province, History, N-Wfp, Administration, Pathans, Tribal Areas, Frontier States, Jirga System, Uneducated Ulema, Horow