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Benazir Bhutto

by Allen, Brooke

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Benazir Bhutto, the first woman to lead a Muslim nation, served two terms as the prime minister of Pakistan before charges of corruption resulted in her self-imposed exile. Bhutto later returned to her homeland, where she was assassinated by a sniper while waving from her motorcade upon leaving a political rally. Brooke Allen ventures into new territory in this brief biography of a charismatic figure who had a profound effect on the politics of South Asia.

Biography: New Harvest, Hardcover, ISBN 9780544648937