Lineages of the present : ideology and politics of contemporary South Asia
- London : Verso, 2002
- xvi, 366 p. ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
In March 1998, India detonated a series of nuclear devices in the Rajasthan desert, having pledged in 1974 not to develop its nuclear capability. The author untangles many of the intertwined threads of a story often poorly understood in the West.
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