Download e-book for iPad: 1965 Turning the Tide by Nitin A Gokhale

Download e-book for iPad: 1965 Turning the Tide by Nitin A Gokhale

By Nitin A Gokhale

ISBN-10: 9385436848

ISBN-13: 9789385436840

Fifty years in a nation's existence is a small time period. although, it truly is rather most likely that collective reminiscence can have light approximately a number of events…and so it truly is with the 1965 conflict that India was once dragged into by way of Pakistan's power insecurities and territorial objectives. This time within the kind of a forcible try to annex Kashmir. at the present time, the main points of the warfare 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 without notice on the Pakistani offensive, India, then suffering as a country, replied with awesome zeal and grew to become the tide in a struggle Pakistan suggestion it will win due to its more desirable guns and strategies.
But because the consequence of the 1965 battle tells us, Pakistan not just didn't in attaining any of its strategic ambitions yet needed to undergo a big setback, because of a mix of resolute political management, the courageous Indian squaddies and decided electorate. This then is the account of the warfare that India has mostly forgotten. during this meticulously researched and fast-paced e-book, journalist and nationwide safeguard analyst Nitin A. Gokhale, has produced a powerful and accomplished overview of the occasions and aftermath of the ferocious Indo-Pak struggle of 1965.

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