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History of Karachi

History of Karachi

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Published by A. Haider in Karachi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Karachi (Pakistan) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography.

    Statement Azimusshan Haider.
    ContributionsHaider, Azimusshan.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 96p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17090965M


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In subject book, chronological historical development of Karachi port has been reported. This book has been divided into different periods dealing with Talpur regime (), British Period () and post independence period.

With an official population approaching fifteen million, Karachi is one of the largest cities in the world. It is also the most violent. Since the mids, it has endured endemic political conflict and criminal violence, which revolve around control of the city and its resources (votes, land and bhatta-"protection" money).Cited by: First of all, I am not entirely sure if the book is about Instant cities focusing on rural migration to urban centers or the tragic Ashura Bombing or the History/Culture of Karachi.

If its about Instant City then its not clear why Steve choose Karachi as a case by: Old Karachi, Karachi. likes 2, talking about this. Introduction of Old Karachi With Picture/5(). History Karachi’s importance as a natural harbour at the mouth of the Indus was not lost on the British, but being isolated by vast areas of desert clearly stunted the imaginations of earlier rulers.

It was a neglected possession of the Khan of Kalat until An amalgam of history, hybrid communities, crime and politics, Karachi defies the imagination – and despair.

If historical references are to be believed, Karachi’s known history dates back to almost BC. Its natural harbour was used by indigenous fishermen of the area since prehistory. ‘A vivid book. Mr Gayer explodes that myth of Karachi as a secular city.’ — Mira Sethi, Wall Street Journal ‘There is no doubt in my mind that Gayer’s Karachi is destined to become the primary point of reference for further work a superb book.’ — Dawn ‘This manuscript is a rich, multifaceted, self-reflective, ethnographic tapestry of the history and evolution of violent.

A Pakistani text book, however, says India “begged” for mercy and “ran to the United Nations” for help, according to Dawn. The Indian school textbook, obviously, has a different version. If historical references are to be believed, Karachi’s known history dates back to almost BC.

Its natural harbour was used by indigenous fishermen of the area since prehistory. History of Karachi book came the ancient Greeks who called this port by many names, including Krokola. The department of History established in is one of the oldest departments of Karachi University which is proud of having world renowned scholars such as Dr.

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Every course is a 3 credit hour course. Karachi originally was a History of Karachi book fisherman village settled by the Baloch tribes from Balochistan and Makran.

Their first settlement was near the delta of the Indus River which they named as 'Kolachi’ village. The people of the original community yet inhabit the area on small island of.

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Written to meet the requirements of the latest Cambridge O Level syllabus /1 and also complying with the specifications of the Cambridge IGCSE ® syllabus /1, Pakistan: History, Culture, and Government is an in-depth study of a nation which, during the period studied, emerged after years of struggle, survived in the face of many difficulties, and has succeeded as an independent state.

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HISTORY BOOK ON KARACHI PORT KARACHI PORT TRUST has published an impressive Coffee Table Book on the occasion of centenary celebrations of the Port.

The book walks us through the “HISTORY OF KARACHI PORT’ and its historic development, right from small village port for fisher folk.

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On balance A History of the All-India Muslim League is a fine effort well worth reading for its informative richness. Ilhan Niaz is Assistant Professor of History at the Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, and the author of The Culture of Power and Governance of Pakistan, (Karachi: Oxford University Press, ).

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