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way of the Pathans

James W. Spain

way of the Pathans

by James W. Spain

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Published by Oxford University Press in Karachi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pakistan
    • Subjects:
    • Pushtuns.,
    • Pakistan -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James W. Spain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS380.P8 S67 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p.
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5477043M
      LC Control Number73180443

      Imran Khan's family are Pathans from the fiercely independent tribal areas of the north-west frontier province of Pakistan and in this book he describes their way of life, culture and traditions. The author makes a journey through wild and hostile terrain, finding a proud and warlike people who received him with great generosity and quiet Range: $ - $ Pathans (pətänz`), group of seminomadic peoples consisting of more than 60 tribes, numbering more than 26 million in Pakistan and more than 11 million in Afghanistan, where they form the dominate ethnic group (historically known as Afghans and now typically as Pashtuns).Pathans are Muslims and speak Pashto (or Pushtu). They are also known as Pashtuns, Pushtuns, Pakhtuns, and Pakhtoons.

      In his book, An Historical and Descriptive Account of Persia and Afghanistan, or Pathans, have the most compelling case" and on a planned study on the ancestry of the Afridi Pashtuns (while noting that "A previous genetic study in the same area did not provide proof one way or the other"), also citing Weil as saying "Of all the groups.   50+ videos Play all Mix - Level of Pathan YouTube Faisalabadi VS Lahori VS Islamabadi People of different cities on Bakra Eid - Duration: Chaudhary Zain 1,, views.

      Pathan definition, Afghan(def 1). See more. "The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Buy The Pathans: B.C.-A.D. With a new epilogue (Oxford in Asia Historical Reprints) by Olaf Caroe (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. /5(5).


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The Pathans are an ethnic group of around twenty million, divided between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Beginning with his reading of Kipling as a child, James Spain's The Way of the Pathans is a personal account of his experiences with the Pathans and an attempt to illuminate Pukhtunwali, their moral Spain describes people and places encountered on his own visits to different areas.

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book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is an authoritative work on the social and p /5. They are people who speak the Pashto language and the region shown below is their homeland.

Ancient Afghanistan had three religions Hinduism,Buddhism and the Zoroastrian faith. People who followed these faiths co-existed peacefully in pre-islamic. James W.

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But whatever modernization has taken place, it has not reached the mountainous border areas. Here the Pathans continue their centuries old tribal life. The legal system which is known as Pashtunwali, the law of the Pashtu, is very similar to the Torah, which is the holiest Jewish book and the book of ancient Jewish way of life.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get history of the pathans the sarabani pathans book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Pashtuns (/ ˈ p ʌ ʃ ˌ t ʊ n /, / ˈ p ɑː ʃ ˌ t ʊ n / or / ˈ p æ ʃ ˌ t uː n /; Pashto: پښتانه ‎, Pax̌tānə), also Pukhtuns or Pushtuns, historically known as ethnic Afghans or Pathans, are an Iranic ethnic group native to South and Central Asia, who share a common history and primarily live in Afghanistan and Pakistan.A substantial majority of ethnic Afghanistan: 14, ().

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The Pathans B.C.–A.D. a book by British author Olaf Caroe; See also. Pathani, a clan of Uttarakhand, India; Pathania, a clan of Delhi, India; Pathanization, adapting to Pashtun language or culture; All pages with titles beginning with Pathan. The Way of the Pathans by Spain, James W and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

The book contains considerable evidence taken from Jews of Afghanistan who lived in the neighbourhoods of the Pathans and had contact with them. The evidence doesn’t relate to all the Pathans or to all the tribes and places.

However, it does prove the. Chapter One "The Pathan" from The Pathan by Khan Abdul Ghani Khan "For those who want to know more about the largest ethnic group in the. This book was written in the region of Mughal emperor Jahangir in which the Jadoon tribe is referred to as a branch of the Panni Afghan.

Sir Olaf Caroe, in his famous book "The Pathans" under the genealogical table of Ghurghusht mentions that Jadoons descended form the Panni tribe.