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Descent into chaos : Afghanistan, Pakistan, and the threat to global security

Author: Ahmed Rashid
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the volatile and dangerous region in the world. In this story of squandered opportunities, misguided alliances and double-dealing, the author pinpoints with chilling accuracy where the true  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ahmed Rashid
ISBN: 9780141020860 0141020865
OCLC Number: 312625954
Notes: Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2008.
Awards: Shortlisted for Orwell Prize 2009.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Ahmed Rashid.

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