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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Social sciences, Economics
Length:
1,139 words
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Pakistan entered the twenty-first century fearful of its future, and with good reason. The 1990s were a devastating decade. Instead

Pakistan

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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Current Version:
2008
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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4,685 words
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The Islamic Republic of Pakistan came into existence on 14 August 1947 when India became independent and was split into

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Religion, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
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9,879 words
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The Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Islāmī Jumhūrīya-e Pākistān), with a population of 164 million (2006 estimate), is the second

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The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Religion
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5,523 words
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Islamic Republic of. Country in South Asia (see fig.) sharing its long eastern border with India and its western border

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
929 words
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The Islamic Republic of Pakistan contains high mountains, fertile plains and rocky deserts. The Karakoram range contains K2, the world's

Pakistan, Secular Laws in

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The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law, History
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2,162 words
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Pakistan was born out of the partition of the Indian Subcontinent at midnight on August 14, 1947. Despite constituting a

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