Victoria Schofield. · Rating details · ratings · 4 reviews. Why has the valley of Kashmir, famed for its beauty and tranquility, become a major flashpoint, . Kashmir in Conflict. India, Pakistan and the Unending War. By: Victoria Schofield Media of Kashmir in Conflict. See larger image. This book examines the Kashmir conflict in its historical context, from the period when the valley Victoria Schofield is a freelance journalist living in the U.K.

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Account Options Sign in. Search inside this book Powered by Google. Rahul Sharma rated it it was amazing Jan 16, How does the Kashmir separatist movement challenge the integrity of the Indian state and threaten the stability of a region of tremendous strategic importance?

Probably one of the best history books on Kashmir. Open Preview See a Problem? A century later, inwhen the British left India, British kaahmir was partitioned into India and Pakistan with the Muslim majority areas of British India, namely the northwestern provinces, West Punjab and East Bengal going to the latter.

This book examines the Kashmir conflict in its historical context, from the period when the valley was an independent kingdom right up to the struggles of the prese Why has the valley of Kashmir, famed for its beauty and tranquility, become a major flashpoint, threatening the stability of a region of great strategic importance to pose a nuclear threat for the entire world?


But the killing of pandits find mentions but not the required attention.

Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War — book review

Tauris- History – pages. The King of Kashmir, Maharajah Hari Singh, decided to refrain from joining either by declaring independence. There freedom can be delayed and their sacrifices and suffering will make them more extremist and more fatalistic, that is bad for Kashmir, India, Pakistan, and Indo-Kash-Pak Subcontinent.

Iin for telling us about the problem. An Analysis Vivek Chadha No preview available – Review ‘A brilliantley detailed journey through the complex history of Jammu and Kashmir.

Tauris- History – pages 2 Reviews https: Monies will be wasted of keep people under brutal military occupation as well as bribing various people to show the world that every thing is OK and this movement of vlctoria is sponsored schofiepd foreign countries and extremist. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. People of Kashmir, India, Pakistan, China, and world should be able to enter Kashmir without any hindrance and focus should be tourism, travel, trade, and mutual.

Kashmir in Conflict

Return to Book Page. Paperbackpages. The Indian National Congress and the Muslim League, the two major political parties of India and Pakistan, both decided that a way out would be to leave the mandate to the people. She has also written for the Sunday Telegraph, The Times, The Indep As a historian and independent commentator on international affairs, with specialist knowledge of South Asia, her other books include Kashmir in Conflict: India, Pakistan and the Unending War.


User Review – Flag as inappropriate accetion reviw unavailble. Other editions – View all Kashmir in Conflict: There is an absence of collective will amongst the heterogeneous populace comprising Muslims, Hindus, and Buddhists as also tribal people. References to this book Low Intensity Conflicts in India: Schofield now traces the origins of the conflict in the 19th century and explains the serious issues that divide India and Pakistan and assesses the military positions of both states as their troops mass along the border.

As Pakistan and India square up for what may become a major regional conflict, Victoria Schofield’s timely book examines the Kashmir question, from the period when the valley cconflict an independent kingdom to its current status as a battleground for two of the world’s newest nuclear powers: Fatma rated it really liked it Aug 05, First and foremost, both India and Pakistan need to improve their relations, open trade and establish a loose economic union.

Sadly, today the name conjures images of gunfire, violence, terror and brutality. Kashmir conflitc a whole is a massive concentration camp on the top of world away from the eyes of concerned and just people of Kashmir.

Kashmir in Conflict Victoria Schofield book reviews: Aug 31, Diwakar Malik rated it really liked it.