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The last wali of Swat : an autobiography

Author: Miangul Jahanzeb; Fredrik Barth
Publisher: Oslo : Universitetsforlaget ; New York : Columbia University Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Wali of Swat was born nine years before his father carved out a centralized state in the stateless, unruly tribal area of the Swat Pathans on the borders of British India. The Wali later ruled Swat for twenty years, till it was merged with Pakistan in 1969. His recollections thus span the whole history of Swat State, and give a unique insight into its formation and development."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Autobiographies
Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Miangul Jahanzeb; Miangul Jahanzeb
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Miangul Jahanzeb; Fredrik Barth
ISBN: 0231061625 9780231061629 8200070794 9788200070795 0231061633 9780231061636
OCLC Number: 12683705
Credits: "The personal recollections of Miangul Jahanzeb, the Wali of Swat ..."--Preface.
Description: 199 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: as told to Fredrik Barth.

Abstract:

"The Wali of Swat was born nine years before his father carved out a centralized state in the stateless, unruly tribal area of the Swat Pathans on the borders of British India. The Wali later ruled Swat for twenty years, till it was merged with Pakistan in 1969. His recollections thus span the whole history of Swat State, and give a unique insight into its formation and development."--Jacket.

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