Introduction. / Ansari, Sarah.

Decade of the Dacoits by Imdad Hussain Sahito. Karachi : OUP, 2005. p. ix-xv.

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Abstract

This book traces the history of the dacoits ('highwaymen') of Sindh. It investigates the origins of the phenomenon, and examines the forces that gave impetus to the problem, and even succored the dacoits in terrorizing the local population with impunity.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDecade of the Dacoits by Imdad Hussain Sahito
Place of PublicationKarachi
PublisherOUP
Pagesix-xv
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)ISBN-13: 978-0-19-597862-9, ISBN-10: 0-19-597862-5
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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