Frontier of Faith: Islam in the Indo-Afghan Borderland
C. Hurst, Publishers, Limited, 2011 - Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Pakistan) - 256 pages
'Frontier of Faith' examines the history of Islam, especially that of local mullahs, or Muslim clerics, in the North-West Frontier, a largely autonomous zone straddling the boundary of Pakistan and Afghanistan. Haroon's book is also relevant to the present, given that it deals with the hiding place of Al Qaeda and its local allies.
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Review: Frontier of Faith: Islam in the Indo-Afghan BorderlandUser Review - Daniel - Goodreads
Excellent, thorough history of the role of religious figures throughout modern Pashtun history. Read full review
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