Author:Shalini Chawla

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India's Sentinel: Select Writings of Air Commodore Jasjit Singh AVSM, VrC, VM (Retd)

By: Manpreet Sethi & Shalini Chawla (Eds)

Price: $21.46

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104259

ISBN: 9789383649228

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 368. View more info

Nuclear Pakistan

By: Shalini Chawla

Price: $21.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104335

ISBN: 9789381904251

Condition: New


Pakistan has relied for more than a quarter century on its nuclear weapons to conduct its strategy against India. The militarys grand strategy has rested on maintaining the centrality of the covert war (war through terrorism) strategy. Pakistans acquisition of nuclear weapons has been rationalised as a deterrent to Indian conventional military superiority which, its Foreign Minister had once stated, hangs like the Sword of Damocles over Pakistans head. In turn, this was used as an umbrella under which to pursue a proxy war through terrorism. Nuclear weapons have been perceived as a shield to d... View more info

Pakistan's Millitary and Its Strategy

By: Shalini Chawla

Price: $14.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104435

ISBN: 818796684X

Condition: New


This book is an attempt to fill a critical void in our knowledge in understanding Pakistan’s military which on one side began to dominate the power structure of the country and at another sought a unique strategy to apply force for ideological and political goals. Most of the scholarship has focused on the former; and literature on the latter aspect is scant. This is understandable since few countries clearly spell out their military strategy. But as the victim of Pakistan’s military strategy in its myriad dimensions of building it and using it for six decades it is incumbent for us to und... View more info