Historical Forts In Pakistan
National Institute of Historical & Cultural Research Centre of Excellence, Quaid-i-Azam University, Jan 1, 2005 - Fortification - 170 pages
The History Of Evolution Of Military Architecture In Pakistan Can Be Traced Back To Ancient Times. Its Development In All The Subsequent Periods Is Linked With The Advancement Of Military Crafts. The History Of Forts And Fortifications In Pakistan Can Be Divided Into 4 Periods, Namely, Pre-Historic, Hindu-Budhist, Muslim And Post-Muslim.
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ChapterI Evolution of military craft and tools of war
ChapterII Military architecture forts fortifications
Chapter III History of fortification in Pakistan
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