skip to content
The Afghanistan wars Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Afghanistan wars

Author: William Maley
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
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...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 340 pages) : map
Contents: 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 --
Consequences of the Soviet-Afghan War --
The Interregnum of Najibullah, 1989-1992 --
The Rise and Fall of the Rabbani Government, 1992-1996 --
The Rise and Rule of the Taliban, 1994-2001 --
The Fall of the Taliban.
Responsibility: William Maley.
More information:

Abstract:

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...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

.,."of interest to those who require a fuller explanation of how that nation has become the rift line..."--Hal Blanton, History: Reviews of New Books ..."of interest to those who require a fuller Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/559470807> # The Afghanistan wars
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "559470807" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Place/houndmills_basingstoke_hampshire> ; # Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/overseas_item> ; # Overseas item
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/taliban> ; # Taliban
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/afghanistan> ; # Afghanistan
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205406> ; # Afghanistan.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355030> ; # Soviet Occupation of Afghanistan (1979-1989)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/history> ; # History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#CreativeWork/fremder_feind> ; # Fremder Feind
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/political_conditions> ; # Political conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/oorlogen> ; # Oorlogen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Place/afghanistan> ; # Afghanistan
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/history> ; # HISTORY
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/military_occupation> ; # Military occupation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/militar> ; # Militär
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/civil_war> ; # Civil war
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/958.1045/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/history_general> ; # HISTORY--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/wars> ; # Wars
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/political_change> ; # Political change
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Event/1900_2001> ; # 1900-2001
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/afghanistan_konflikt> ; # Afghanistan-Konflikt
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/soviet_union> ; # Soviet Union
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/krieg> ; # Krieg
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/267015827> ; # William Maley
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "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 complexities with which policy makers, journalists, students and scholars must now come to terms."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/897781> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Military history"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#CreativeWork/afghanistan_wars> ;
    schema:name "The Afghanistan wars"@en ;
    schema:productID "559470807" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/559470807#PublicationEvent/houndmills_basingstoke_hampshire_new_york_palgrave_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Agent/palgrave> ; # Palgrave
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3027502> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=21929> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10076841> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=21929&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-1-4039-1840-6> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/hol031/2002070642.html> ;
    schema:url <https://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-4039-1840-6> ;
    schema:url <https://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-0-333-80291-5> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3027502> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=80881> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333802915> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333802908> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781403918406> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280219290> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/559470807> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Place/houndmills_basingstoke_hampshire> # Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/military_occupation> # Military occupation
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Military occupation" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/overseas_item> # Overseas item
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Overseas item" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/political_change> # Political change
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Political change" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/political_conditions> # Political conditions
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Political conditions" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Thing/soviet_union> # Soviet Union
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Soviet Union" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/afghanistan_konflikt> # Afghanistan-Konflikt
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Afghanistan-Konflikt"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/897781#Topic/history_general> # HISTORY--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--General"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205406> # Afghanistan.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Afghanistan." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1355030> # Soviet Occupation of Afghanistan (1979-1989)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Soviet Occupation of Afghanistan (1979-1989)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/267015827> # William Maley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1957" ;
    schema:familyName "Maley" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Maley" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333802908>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "033380290X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780333802908" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780333802915>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0333802918" ;
    schema:isbn "9780333802915" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781280219290>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1280219297" ;
    schema:isbn "9781280219290" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781403918406>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1403918406" ;
    schema:isbn "9781403918406" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.