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This pages lists some of the published sources that I have used to compile this site.
If you want me to lookup further information on any specific person, place, event or business please email me.

Note: Only those sources which are marked with an * are available for lookups as they are in my possession.

TYPE

TITLE

ABV

AUTHOR

PUBLISHER

YEAR

NOTES

Autobiography A Petal from the Rose*
PR*
   
1985
Two part autobiography.
Good source of information about the Quetta Earthquake of 1935 as the author lived through it.
Biography Butcher of Amritsar, The *
BA*
Nigel Collett  
2005
Biography of General Reginald Dyer
This version is for sale in the Indian subcontinent only.
Historical City of Hyderabad, Sind (712 - 1947)*
CH*
Dr. Qammaruddin Bohra Royal Book Company, Karachi
2000
Good background on the city.
Photographs From Kashmir to Kabul Photography 1860 - 1900*
KK*
Omar Khan Joint:
Prestel,
Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad
2002
Photographs of John Burke and William Baker
Gazetteer Gazetteer of
the Bannu District 18 *
GP-B*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of
Dera Ismail Khan District 1883-84 *
GP-DIK*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of
Gujranwala District 1883-84 *

GP-G*

  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Jhelum District 1904 *
GP-J*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Kohat District 1883-84 *
GP-|K*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Lahore District 18 *
GP-Lhr*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Montgomery District 1883-84 *
GP-Mo*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Multan District 1923-24 *
GP-Mul*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the
Peshawar District 189  *
GP-Pes*
  Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of
Sialkot District 1919 *
GP-S*
Compiled by J.W. Smyth, Indian Civil Service Org: Government Central Press, Bombay  
Rep: Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan
Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the province of Sind
B Vol. I Karachi District 1919 *
GS-K*
Compiled by J.W. Smyth, Indian Civil Service

Government Central Press, Bombay  
Rep: Sang-e-Meel Publications, Lahore, Pakistan

Org: 1919
Reprint 2004
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the province of Sind
Thar and Parker District Volume VI, 1919 *
GS-TP*
Compiled by J.W. Smyth, Indian Civil Service Government Central Press, Bombay   Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version
Gazetteer Gazetteer of the province of Sind
Upper Sind Frontier District, Volume VII, 1919 *
GS-US*
Compiled by J.W. Smyth, Indian Civil Service Government Central Press, Bombay   Org: 1919
Reprint 2005
Reprint version.
  Historic Battlefields of Pakistan*
HB*
Johnny Torrens-Spence Oxford University Press, Karachi
2006
The author describes some 18 selected battlefields mostly from the British era. He has included maps as well as how to reach each location.
  Karachi Megacity of our times
KMC
E: Hameeda Khuhro and Anwer Mooraj Oxford University Press, Karachi
1997
Part of the Jubilee Series
Directory Karachi Residents Directory - 1932*
KRD*
  Org: The Daily Gazette, Karachi
Rep:
Orig:1932
Reprint: 2004 
Reprint version
Historical Karachee: Past, Present and Future*
KPPF*
Alexander Bailly Herald Publications, Karachi, Pakistan Orig:
Reprint: 2005
Reprint version
Historical Sind Club (1871 - 1991)*
SC*
--  
1992
History of the Club until 1991. Published by the Club
Historical Sind Observed - Selections from The Journal of Sindh Historical Society *
SO*
E: Mubarak Ali Fiction House, Lahore
2005 
 
  Soldier Sahibs*
SS*
Charles Allen  
2001
 
  The Karachi Zoroastrian Calendar*
ZC*
C: Jehangir Framroze Punthakey   Orig: 1919
Reprint: 1996
A Record of the important events in the growth of the Parsi Community in Karachi. Originally in Gujrati
  Visions of the Empire *
VE*
  Herald Publishers, Karachi
2004
Issued as part of the Exhibition: Karachi under the Raj held at the Mohatta Palace - December 2004 - 2006
Covers various aspects including a brief history of the period and some of the companies operating in the city of Karachi (Kurrache)

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Last update: October 6, 2007