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By Nitin A Gokhale

ISBN-10: 9385436848

ISBN-13: 9789385436840

Fifty years in a nation's existence is a small time period. even though, it really is rather most probably that collective reminiscence can have pale approximately a number of events…and so it's with the 1965 struggle that India used to be dragged into via Pakistan's continual insecurities and territorial targets. This time within the type of a forcible try and annex Kashmir. this present day, the main points of the conflict that got here among the tragedy of 1962 and the triumph of 1971 are hazy within the reminiscence of the country.
But it's a tale that should be retold. stuck all at once on the Pakistani offensive, India, then suffering as a kingdom, answered with impressive zeal and grew to become the tide in a battle Pakistan concept it can win as a result of its more advantageous guns and strategies.
But because the final result of the 1965 warfare tells us, Pakistan not just did not in achieving any of its strategic pursuits yet needed to undergo an important setback, due to a mixture of resolute political management, the courageous Indian infantrymen and made up our minds voters. This then is the account of the struggle that India has mostly forgotten. during this meticulously researched and fast moving publication, journalist and nationwide protection analyst Nitin A. Gokhale, has produced an impressive and complete review of the occasions and aftermath of the ferocious Indo-Pak warfare of 1965.

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