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India-Pakistan War 1965

By: GD Bakshi

Price: $6.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105026

ISBN: 9789383649662

Condition: New


The 1965 India-Pakistan War saw the Indian Armed Forces graduate from the tactical level of operations to the scale of Operational Art. Some 12 Divisions of the Indian Army and a little over half its Air Force saw live combat. The 1965 India- Pakistan War was a limited conflict, more in the tradition of what the Chinese call – local wars under high-tech conditions. Actually the limitations in this war had emerged, not so much from intent but capacity constraints. How relevant are the lessons of this war to the South Asian context today? Now we have a nuclear backdrop which imposes severe con... View more info

2014: Nationalism and National Security in India

By: GD Bakshi

Price: $13.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105027

ISBN: 9789383649679

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2014 was a critical year that saw the revival of Nationalism in India. This book examines Indian Nationalism and takes a close look at India’s National Security. It revisits the somber truth about our freedom struggle. This book uses the technique of Pattern Modelling to study India’s recent history and make forecasts about its collective future. Patterns tend to persist and repeat themselves cyclically. Hence, they become the basis for Heuristic forecasts about the future. This book, therefore, is in two parts. Part one takes an analytical look at our last 70-80 years to identify the patt... View more info

The Rise of Indian Military Power : Evolution of an Indian Strategic Culture (Second Edition)

By: GD Bakshi

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2015

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 105031

ISBN: 9789383649495

Condition: New


This is a monumental & epic work on India’s Military History. It seeks to answer the seminal question – ‘Is there an Indian Way of War-fighting and an Indian Strategic Culture?’ The author has traced the history of war-fighting in India from the Vedic & Mahabharatan period to the Mauryan & Mughal Eras and thereafter the British Period. It is a comprehensive audit of India’s combat performance in the ancient, medieval, modern and post-modern periods of Indian history. The focus of this work however, is on India’s Post-independence Military History. The author has analysed each of In... View more info

China's Military Power: A Net Assessment

By: GD Bakshi

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105047

ISBN: 9789383649396

Condition: New


This book is a structured net assessment of China’s military power by a reputed and well-known Indian military analyst. The growth of Chinese military power has been examined with emphasis on how it primarily affects India. The book analyses how India must respond. It has an exhaustively researched section on how the Chinese PLA has performed in actual combat since 1949, and a detailed analysis of the evolution of China’s military doctrines and strategic Culture. The most dangerous for India is the exponential growth in the Chinese Airpower (PLAAF). China has already changed Asia’s balan... View more info