Modern Islamic constitution for Pakistan; a draft.
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Modern Islamic constitution for Pakistan; a draft. by Mufakkir.

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Published by Lion Art Press in Karachi .
Written in English



  • Pakistan.


  • Constitutional law -- Pakistan.,
  • Islamic law -- Pakistan.

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Edition Notes

Includes examples from Mufakkir"s draft of an Islamic constitution for Pakistan, in Urdu ([21] p. at end)

LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination127, [21] p.,
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL272821M
LC Control Numbersa 63000784

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