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Afghanistan in a nutshell

Author: Tim Albone; Mark Hudson; Benjamin Soames
Publisher: [Franklin, Tenn.] : Naxos AudioBooks, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For centuries Afghanistan has been the playground of big powers, from Alexander the Great to the British Empire and the Soviet Union. It has been torn by internal strife and ideological differences, yet Afghans, tribal though they may be, remain a proud nation. Here is a short history, setting the background to the current situation."
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Genre/Form: History
Talking books
Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Albone; Mark Hudson; Benjamin Soames
ISBN: 9789626349618 9626349611
OCLC Number: 246888027
Notes: Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Benjamin Soames.
Description: 1 audio disc (79 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: For centuries, Afghanistan has been the playground of big powers, from Alexander the Great to the British Empire and the Soviet Union. It has been torn by internal strife and ideological differences, yet Afghans, tribal though they may be, remain a proud nation. Here is a short history, setting the background to the current situation.
Responsibility: written by Tim Albone and Mark Hudson.

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