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Afghanistan : lifting the veil

Author: Reuters Limited.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text and photographs by Reuters employees--including a former Soviet officer and an Afghan who stayed in Kabul--depict modern Afghanistan, the role of Osama bin Laden, the situation of women, and the War on Terrorism.
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Afghanistan.
Upper Saddle River, NJ : Prentice Hall, ©2002
(OCoLC)646972763
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Reuters Limited.
ISBN: 0130479519 9780130479518
OCLC Number: 49420628
Description: xi, 260 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Sebastian Junger --
The tormented state / Tom Heneghan --
The graveyard of invaders / Brian Williams, Mikhail Evstafiev, Sayed Salahuddin --
Life under the Taliban / Sayed Salahuddin --
The enigma of Osama bin Laden / Andrew Marshall --
The unseen war / Jane Macartney --
A nation of refugees / David Fox --
Behind the burqa / Rosalind Russell --
A cautious dawn / Paul Holmes.
Responsibility: [by the staff of] Reuters.
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A visually stunning, profoundly revealing introduction to the culture and people of Afghanistan: their lives, what they have endured, and the possibilities for the future.  Read more...

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