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The Afghanistan wars

Author: William Maley
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002.
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William Maley offers an insight into Afghanistan's wars and the domestic, regional and international politics that have exposed the population of what was once one of the most stable states in Asia to enormous damage. Maley examines the Soviet-Afghan War, the Afghan Civil War and the ongoing conflict in 2002 in the context of Afghanistan's cultural, social, political and geographical complexities. These are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maley, William, 1957-
Afghanistan wars.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002
(DLC) 2002070642
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Maley
ISBN: 9780333802908 033380290X 9780333802915 0333802918 1403918406 9781403918406 1280219297 9781280219290
OCLC Number: 559470807
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 340 pages) : map
Contents: Acknowledgements - Map - Introduction - The Road to War - Soviet Strategy, Tactics and Dilemmas - The Development of Afghan Resistance - The Karmal Period 1979-1986 - The Najibullah: Gorbachev Period 1986-1989 - The Road to Soviet Withdrawal - The Consequences of the Soviet-Afghan War - The Interregnum of Najibullah 1989-92 - The Rise and Fall of the Rabbani Government 1992-96 - The Rise and Rule of the Taliban 1994-2001 - The Fall of the Taliban - References - Index
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William Maley examines the Soviet-Afghan War, the Afghan Civil War and the ongoing conflict in 2002 in the context of Afghanistan's cultural, social, political and geographical complexities. These  Read more...

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